News Archives

Thursday

July 23, 2015 1:31 pm

Bates is a distinctive presence at international chemistry conference

Bates is a distinctive presence at international chemistry conference

Bates College was the only undergraduate institution represented at a recent international conference dedicated to chirality, a branch of chemistry.

Wednesday

July 22, 2015 2:54 pm

Summer Student Work: Fan Dong ’17 investigates fracking’s health benefits

Summer Student Work: Fan Dong ’17 investigates fracking’s health benefits

Could fracking have health benefits? A junior from Beijing, Fan Dong ’17 is helping a Bates College expert in health economics find out.

Thursday

July 16, 2015 1:21 pm

Lecturer in education receives Fulbright for research in India

Lecturer in education receives Fulbright for research in India

Anita Charles of Bates College’s education faculty has received a Fulbright award for the study of educational practices in India.

Friday

July 10, 2015 3:47 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 10, 2015

Campus Construction Update: July 10, 2015

As Campus Construction Update’s mother always says, “Underground utilities work is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re going to get.”

Thursday

June 11, 2015 4:05 pm

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

Bates College professor John Strong has received a Guggenheim Fellowship to support research into ways in which Westerners have responded to Buddhist relics.

Thursday

June 11, 2015 12:05 pm

Campus events: Summer 2015

Campus events: Summer 2015

Hello from Bates! These are public events at the college for summer 2015. The public is invited to events in…

Tuesday

June 9, 2015 2:35 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Getting Here From There Dept.: Are you driving to Bates in July? If so, please note that plans are afoot…

Sunday

May 31, 2015 4:04 pm

Commencement: Bates Class of 2015 shares a ‘love that can change the world’

Commencement: Bates Class of 2015 shares a ‘love that can change the world’

The power of love and the surprising unity of human endeavor were twin themes of Commencement 2015.

Friday

May 29, 2015 9:47 am

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

Bates College’s second Curricular Innovation Showcase was a window into programs that have taken Short Term to the next level as a time for course development.

Friday

May 22, 2015 12:50 pm

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

From snapping a chalk line to gathering feedback on public facilities, Bates College students got a hands-on experience in urban planning.