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Posts by Jay Burns


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Wednesday

May 14, 2014
8:00 am

Equestrians Kirwin ’15 and Kiesler ’16 ride to top-10 finish at Nationals

“For both of them to place in the top 10 at Nationals is an amazing accomplishment,” says coach Ginger Klingenstein-Albert.

Equestrians Kirwin ’15 and Kiesler ’16 ride to top-10 finish at Nationals

Friday

May 2, 2014
9:00 am

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Thursday

May 1, 2014
11:58 am

Microsoft’s Susan Dumais ’75 is a big reason why, computer-wise, you find what you seek

Dumais’ contributions have touched how we find, use and make sense of information from our computers and the Internet.

Microsoft’s Susan Dumais ’75 is a big reason why, computer-wise, you find what you seek

Tuesday

April 22, 2014
1:00 pm

Debaters Blackburn and Stewart bring home national championship

In the storied history of Bates debate, the victory is believed to be the first national title by a Bates varsity team.

Debaters Blackburn and Stewart bring home national championship

Friday

April 18, 2014
1:31 pm

20 years after it began, three perspectives on the genocide in Rwanda

Perspectives look at the past, present and future of Rwanda.

20 years after it began, three perspectives on the genocide in Rwanda

Friday

April 18, 2014
11:58 am

Aliza Luft ’06 examines ‘risky defections’ during the genocide in Rwanda

Why, Luft asks in her guest blog post, did some Hutu “evade participation and help Tutsi” instead of killing them?

Aliza Luft ’06 examines ‘risky defections’ during the genocide in Rwanda

Thursday

April 17, 2014
2:37 pm

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Two intriguing new programs this spring will play to Short Term’s founding tradition of innovation.

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Thursday

April 10, 2014
12:00 pm

Slideshow: 12 student offerings from the 2014 Barlow off-campus photo exhibition

“The exhibition is part of how we help returning students reconnect to the Bates community,” says David Das.

Slideshow: 12 student offerings from the 2014 Barlow off-campus photo exhibition

Wednesday

April 2, 2014
10:53 am

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Visitors come from near and far, and a least one watched from far, far away this year.

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Thursday

March 27, 2014
12:00 pm

Historian Joe Hall favors Goetz ’00 and ‘The Baptism of Early Viriginia’ in Elite 8 matchup

Why not join a March Madness competition where you have a real rooting interest?

Historian Joe Hall favors Goetz ’00 and ‘The Baptism of Early Viriginia’ in Elite 8 matchup