Archives for "Interdisciplinary studies"

Tuesday

October 8, 2013 2:01 pm

‘Memories of Present Past’ film series fetes new Latin American studies program

‘Memories of Present Past’ film series fetes new Latin American studies program

Celebrating the introduction of its Latin American studies program, Bates presents a festival of independent films set in Latin America Oct. 11-13.

Friday

September 27, 2013 2:01 pm

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14

Rubén Martínez, chronicler of the harsh consequences of boom times in the West, gives the annual Otis Lecture on Oct. 14.

Thursday

September 19, 2013 11:41 am

That makes scents: Bates, Pitt scientists propose approach to categorizing odors

That makes scents: Bates, Pitt scientists propose approach to categorizing odors

Using advanced statistical techniques, researchers at Bates and the University of Pittsburgh have developed an approach to systematically describing smells.

Thursday

September 12, 2013 1:49 pm

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

Davíd Carrasco, a Mexican American historian of religions, offers the inaugural lecture in Bates’ Latin American studies program on Sept. 16

Friday

August 23, 2013 8:26 am

Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

At the final faculty meeting of the year, each retiring professor is honored by a colleague who offers a spoken tribute.

Tuesday

August 20, 2013 2:33 pm

Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

A collaboration between Bates and the Auburn Water District is enabling authorities to better monitor conditions in the lake that supplies drinking water to the Twin Cities.

Thursday

August 8, 2013 12:21 pm

Summer Student Research: Geology major Balter studies climate change in Arctic

Summer Student Research: Geology major Balter studies climate change in Arctic

Alexandra Balter ’14 discusses why she chose to spend a cold summer in the Norwegian Arctic.

Thursday

August 1, 2013 4:31 pm

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Two rising seniors share insights into life in a summer research lab as they study neurological processes in snail brains.

Thursday

July 25, 2013 2:12 pm

Women and Gender Studies, Fall 2013

Welcome back to the Program in Women and Gender Studies. Two members of the program committee, Rebecca Herzig and Stephen…

Thursday

July 25, 2013 1:52 pm

Biological Chemistry, Fall 2013

Starting this fall, BIO 328 Developmental Biology will be a regular offering for the Biological Chemistry major. Biological Chemistry majors…