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Wednesday

December 5, 2012 2:22 pm

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Friday

November 30, 2012 9:22 pm

Miura seeks brass players for New York premiere

Hiroya Miura, director of the college orchestra and a widely known composer, is presenting the world premiere of a piece, on Dec. 21 in Harlem.

Wednesday

October 31, 2012 4:29 pm

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Bates is one of two higher-education institutions nationwide to be honored by the American Psychological Association for a distinctive culture of service to the field of psychology.

Friday

October 26, 2012 4:00 pm

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

Bates formally installed Ava Clayton Spencer, described by her former boss as the “embodiment of Bates values,” as its eighth president before a gathering of 2,500 on Friday afternoon.

Friday

October 26, 2012 12:00 pm

Inauguration panels explore chicken-and-egg cycle of ideas in the world

Inauguration panels explore chicken-and-egg cycle of ideas in the world

There’s competition, said Michael Bonney, CEO of a company engaged in the high-pressure field of pharmaceuticals. And then there’s competition.

Friday

October 26, 2012 9:30 am

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

The Chapel became the Peter J. Gomes Chapel on Oct. 25 as hundreds gathered to remember the late preacher and teacher in words and song.

Wednesday

October 24, 2012 2:55 pm

Bates Events Schedule: Oct. 25-Nov. 30

Bates Events Schedule: Oct. 25-Nov. 30

Hello from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college from Oct. 25 through Nov. 30, 2012.

Monday

October 22, 2012 1:21 pm

Maine authors to read in October, November Language Arts Live events

Maine authors to read in October, November Language Arts Live events

The Language Arts Live series presents Sarah Braunstein, author of the acclaimed novel “The Sweet Relief of Missing Children,” and Richard Blanco, prizewinning poet.

Wednesday

October 17, 2012 8:29 am

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

Thursday

October 11, 2012 3:50 pm

Bates remembers Troy Pappas ’16

Bates remembers Troy Pappas ’16

The College Chapel was filled for an Oct. 11 gathering that honored Troy Pappas’ life and shared the sorrow of his loss.