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Posts by Doug Hubley


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Wednesday

August 31, 2011
10:48 am

Stephen Engel, assistant professor of politics

Stephen Engel’s research interests include American political development, constitutional development, relations among the branches of government, and social movements, particularly gay and lesbian mobilization for social change.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
10:40 am

Mara Tieken, assistant professor of education

Tieken researches how rural public schools shape their communities and, in particular, those schools’ influence on racial dynamics. A former public schoolteacher in rural Tennessee, Tieken says she is “continually stunned by how overlooked rural schools are in educational policymaking.”

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
10:19 am

Bates appoints tenure-track faculty in politics, English, education

Bates’ commitment to social justice, its stated values of diversity and equity, and its innovative teaching were all factors that drew three scholars to join the faculty for the 2011-12 academic year. These potentially tenured faculty members have added to our knowledge about political antagonism toward federal courts, the role of the body in Arab American and African American literature, and the cultural and community functions of rural schools.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
10:09 am

TherĂ­ Pickens, assistant professor of English

Pickens investigates African American and Arab American literature, literary theory and disability issues. She bases her research on the exploration of the nature of awareness itself — a branch of philosophy called phenomenology.

Wednesday

August 24, 2011
3:50 pm

Events Schedule: September 2011

Hello from Bates! Here’s a preview of public events at the college during September 2011.

Thursday

August 4, 2011
3:51 pm

Summer Newsletter 2011: Institutional Diversity 2011-12

The Office of Special Assistant for Institutional Diversity will expand efforts to advance diversity and inclusion at Bates and to…

Thursday

August 4, 2011
3:29 pm

Summer Newsletter 2011: Dean of Students Update

We have a few changes to our staff to report. As we announced in June, Carl Steidel has joined us…

Thursday

August 4, 2011
2:59 pm

Summer Newsletter 2011: Office of the President

By unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees, Nancy J. Cable became interim president of Bates on July 1, 2011….

Wednesday

August 3, 2011
12:04 pm

Summer Newsletter 2011: Learning Commons / Writing at Bates

Learning Commons The professional and student staff of Writing at Bates, the Math and Statistics Workshop, Ladd Library, the Help…

Wednesday

August 3, 2011
12:03 pm

Summer Newsletter 2011: Physical Plant

We’ve been very busy this summer with various construction projects on campus! For updates on these projects, services for students…