Archives for "Interdisciplinary studies"
December 20, 2011 9:30 pm
Julian Agyeman, a pioneering environmental justice and sustainability advocate, offers the King Day keynote Jan. 16.
December 20, 2011 9:01 pm
“Xiaoze Xie: Amplified Moments (1993-2008)” opens Jan. 26.
December 15, 2011 4:55 pm
Twenty-eight Bates students in environmental studies spent the fall contributing to the next chapter of the Androscoggin River’s story.
November 17, 2011 10:16 pm
Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies and co-recipient of the 2011 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.
October 31, 2011 6:26 pm
The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…
October 31, 2011 6:23 pm
It had to be said: Sometimes, “something gets found in translation, too.” This truth was stated during the opening of…
October 31, 2011 6:03 pm
Bates’ global reach has been a driving theme behind Open to the World: Bates Celebrates Unbounded Learning, a celebration of…
October 31, 2011 4:42 pm
Behind the closed doors of an honors defense, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis.
October 7, 2011 1:41 pm
During the first “Translations” poetry festival at Bates College, in 2010, conference organizer Claudia Aburto Guzmán had an encounter that seemed to crystallize the event for her.
This innovative festival presented international poets reading their work in the original language, with English translations prepared by Bates faculty and students. Working with Somali poet Omar Ahmed, “it struck me that I was involved in the true practice of communication,” says Aburto Guzmán, associate professor of Spanish.
October 7, 2011 10:56 am
George Mitchell, the former U.S. senator delivers the keynote address during a weeklong celebration of international and interdisciplinary education at Bates