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Tuesday

October 21, 2014
11:00 am

Nuclear pasta and other tales from senior physics majors’ summer fellowships

Physics majors describe the practical application of physics in medicine, the behavior of light, and studies of new states of matter.

Nuclear pasta and other tales from senior physics majors’ summer fellowships

Thursday

October 16, 2014
3:00 pm

Bates welcomes new faculty: Katharine Ott, mathematics

New at Bates as an assistant professor of mathematics, Katharine Ott is eager to contribute to Bates’ strong track record in bringing more women into math.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Katharine Ott, mathematics

Wednesday

September 24, 2014
8:48 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Geneviève Robert, geology

Geneviève Robert, an assistant professor of geology who started at Bates in August, researches the rheology — the factors that influence the flow — of volcanic molten rock.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Geneviève Robert, geology

Friday

September 5, 2014
2:20 pm

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

Alan Nathan, a nationally recognized expert on the physics of baseball, speaks at Bates on Sept. 9.

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

Wednesday

July 23, 2014
3:38 pm

Biomedical research at Bates gets $459K boost from INBRE

Thanks to funding from a partnership of institutions in Maine, Bates will receive more than $459,000 this year to support biomedical research.

Biomedical research at Bates gets $459K boost from INBRE

Friday

May 16, 2014
12:00 pm

Video: 11 moments from a Short Term geology kayak trip to a coastal Maine island

Videographer Sarah Crosby transports you to Cranberry Isles for brief moments of geology, kayaking and camaraderie.

Video: 11 moments from a Short Term geology kayak trip to a coastal Maine island

Friday

May 16, 2014
11:52 am

From the Galapagos, images and words from biology students and faculty

Short Term blog coverage from one of the world’s most extraordinary places to study ecology and evolutionary biology.

From the Galapagos, images and words from biology students and faculty

Tuesday

May 13, 2014
8:34 am

Bates to screen ‘Shored Up,’ exploring the shoreline’s fate in the age of climate change

Described as “a thought-provoking documentary about the folly of shoreline construction in the Hurricane Sandy age,” the film “Shored Up” will be shown on May 19.

Bates to screen ‘Shored Up,’ exploring the shoreline’s fate in the age of climate change

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
2:14 pm

Not all breast cancer tumors are created equal, explains geneticist Chuck Perou ’87

Perou’s findings are “fundamentally reshaping the scientific understanding” of cancer, says The New York Times.

Not all breast cancer tumors are created equal, explains geneticist Chuck Perou ’87