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Posts by Doug Hubley


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Wednesday

September 16, 2009
4:57 pm

Bates awarded $12,000 FEMA grant for fire safety

Bates has received an $11,850 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance the College’s efforts to educate students about fire prevention and safety.

Friday

September 11, 2009
2:05 pm

Common practices and principles for the "liberated consumer"

Making better choices by going deep, taking the time, making the connection, staying focused.

Friday

September 11, 2009
1:59 pm

Hansen to new students: It’s about good choices

The ceremony beginning Bates’ 155th academic year on Sept. 9 took place on a choice afternoon, sunny and mild, and explored in depth the concept of choice — no small issue for 470 first-year students confronted with new freedom to make their own choices.

Friday

September 11, 2009
1:55 pm

About the Class of 2013

Although the final numbers are subject to change, Bates expects new students to include 470 first-years and a single transfer…

Thursday

September 10, 2009
4:08 pm

Global Lens series opens with Getting Home

“Getting Home” from Chinese director Zhang Yang opens the Global Lens Series of films from around the world at Bates College with 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Sept. 11, and Sunday, Sept. 13, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

September 9, 2009
3:21 pm

Jazz @ Olin series kicks off with piano-sax duo

The Jazz @ the Olin Arts Center Series at Bates opens with pianist Vijay Iyer and saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa, a duo known as Raw Materials, in performance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

September 4, 2009
10:00 am

Wenzel receives national honor for chemistry research

Thomas Wenzel, Charles A. Dana Professor of Chemistry, has received the American Chemical Society’s 25th Award for Research at an Undergraduate Institution, recognizing faculty at undergraduate institutions whose research has been widely recognized and who have contributed significantly to both the field of chemistry and the professional development of students.

Thursday

September 3, 2009
3:53 pm

Caltech chemistry professor visits Bates to discuss Earth's energy resources

Nathan Lewis, a chemistry professor at the California Institute of Technology, gives a lecture about Earth’s energy resources at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Thursday

August 27, 2009
2:50 pm

A letter to students and parents: Help Bates prepare for H1N1

As Bates excitedly anticipates a new academic year and the return of students to campus, we want to report that during our summer planning, we have monitored the situation with the H1N1 flu (aka “swine flu”). Symptoms of this strain of influenza have not been more severe than the usual seasonal flu symptoms, but because it is so easily transmitted we have made preparations for handling a busier-than-usual flu season at Bates.

Monday

August 17, 2009
9:17 am

Emergency training exercise on campus Thursday

Bates College is partnering with the Androscoggin Unified Emergency Management Agency, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Central Maine Medical Center and Lewiston city services, including the fire and police departments, in an emergency training exercise at the College’s Underhill Arena from 7 a.m. to noon Thursday, Aug. 20.