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Friday

August 21, 2015 8:15 am

Summer Student Work: Paige Guevarra ’18 gets to the heart of glass as geology assistant

Summer Student Work: Paige Guevarra ’18 gets to the heart of glass as geology assistant

Here’s what it is like to spend the summer as a funded research assistant in a Bates geology lab.

Friday

August 14, 2015 11:34 am

Linguist, language rights advocate Daniel Sanford takes Writing at Bates helm

Linguist, language rights advocate Daniel Sanford takes Writing at Bates helm

A linguist and language rights advocate, Daniel Sanford is the new director of Bates College’s Writing at Bates program.

Thursday

August 13, 2015 2:22 pm

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

National Endowment for the Arts head Jane Chu sees funding at work at Bates

Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, visited the Bates College Museum of Art on Aug. 11 during a three-day tour of Maine arts presenters.

Friday

July 31, 2015 3:14 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 31, 2015

Campus Construction Update: July 31, 2015

The end is in sight for the current run of utilities-related road closures on Campus Avenue.

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…