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Wednesday

August 7, 2013 5:12 pm

‘The Swordfish Hunters': Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

‘The Swordfish Hunters': Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

Bruce Bourque, senior lecturer in anthropology at Bates and curator of archaeology at the Maine History Museum, talks about his…

Tuesday

August 6, 2013 1:02 pm

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Enjoy a monthly slide show of images that features the vitality of life on the Bates campus in Lewiston, Maine….

Tuesday

August 6, 2013 10:00 am

Soderberg ’00 and López-Carr ’93 selected to elite NAS symposium for best and brightest young scientists

Soderberg ’00 and López-Carr ’93 selected to elite NAS symposium for best and brightest young scientists

The NAS Kavli Frontiers of Science program invites only A-list young researchers. It’s also a predictor of later success.

Monday

August 5, 2013 10:00 am

Dance festival’s final days bring diversity of ‘Different Voices,’ thrill of student work

Dance festival’s final days bring diversity of ‘Different Voices,’ thrill of student work

During its last week, the excitement of the Bates Dance Festival builds to a crescendo.

Thursday

August 1, 2013 4:31 pm

Summer Student Work: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Summer Student Work: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Two rising seniors share insights into life in a summer research lab as they study neurological processes in snail brains.

Thursday

August 1, 2013 12:58 pm

Intercultural Education Office, Fall 2013

The Office of Intercultural Education focuses on the mission of fostering dialogue and building bridges across difference. The OIE staff…

Thursday

August 1, 2013 9:05 am

Maine bluesman Samuel James performs Aug. 1 Concert on the Quad

Maine bluesman Samuel James performs Aug. 1 Concert on the Quad

Enjoy the blues of Maine singer-songwriter Samuel James in the Aug. 1 edition of the new Concerts on the Quad music series.

Wednesday

July 31, 2013 4:41 pm

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates Dining recently earned a third star for its sustainability rating from the Green Restaurant Association.

Tuesday

July 30, 2013 4:28 pm

Summer Student Work: Connecticut Post profiles bird-bedecked aquarium intern Geissinger ’14

Summer Student Work: Connecticut Post profiles bird-bedecked aquarium intern Geissinger ’14

The Connecticut Post describes a day in the life of Emilie Geissinger ’14, a summer intern at the Marine Aquarium…

Monday

July 29, 2013 2:47 pm

NCAA champion David Pless ’13, the ‘consummate gift,’ profiled by hometown newspaper

NCAA champion David Pless ’13, the ‘consummate gift,’ profiled by hometown newspaper

Profiled in his hometown Atlanta newspaper, NCAA shot put champion David Pless ’13 is described as a “consummate gift” by…