Archives for "Interdisciplinary studies"
September 11, 2009 1:59 pm
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.
July 24, 2009 12:54 pm
If you’re a student in Professor of Psychology John Kelsey’s neuroscience laboratory, you might get a chance to co-author a research article. And if you’re Kelsey, your students might inspire you to explore a new area of neuroscience. “My research is done with my students and through my students,” says Kelsey.
July 1, 2009 11:34 am
For the first time since the school’s founding, the “young ladies of the freshman class at Bates outnumber the young men.”
July 1, 2009 11:19 am
From encounters with the MRI, a surprising inspiration
May 22, 2009 3:06 pm
For the first time since the mid-1990s, Bates’ lush summer plantings will include a garden dedicated solely to providing food for Dining Services. For her environmental studies internship, Molly Mylius ’11 helped Bill Bergevin, the college’s longtime landscape coordinator, build an herb garden near Commons.
May 21, 2009 4:38 pm
More than 280 students participated in the eighth Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student academic achievement. In…
May 21, 2009 3:45 pm
A Bates College junior from Maine and a senior from New York state presented biochemistry research to a U.S. representative from Maine this month as part of “Posters on the Hill,” an annual event designed to remind Congress of the importance of undergraduate research.
May 21, 2009 3:13 pm
Jiyeon Glass, a Bates College senior from Upper Montclair, N.J., has received a scholarship from the federal government to study Mandarin Chinese this summer in a program in Suzhou, China.
May 7, 2009 1:47 pm
Lisa Genova, a member of the Bates College class of 1992 whose self-published novel about a professor succumbing to early-onset…
May 1, 2009 11:39 am
As part of an environmental studies requirement, Molly Mylius ’11 will help create an herb garden next to new dining Commons building.