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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
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

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

Friday

April 18, 2014
12:12 pm

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Thomas Goetz ’90, author of a new history that traces the intersecting careers of Arthur Conan Doyle and the scientist who showed the world that germs cause disease, speaks at Bates on April 28.

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Tuesday

March 25, 2014
12:00 pm

Alumni make ‘huge impact’ at international gathering of ocean researchers

At Bates, these ocean scientists learned to “be fearless” in their approach to research.

Alumni make ‘huge impact’ at international gathering of ocean researchers

Friday

January 31, 2014
12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.

Thursday

September 19, 2013
11:41 am

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.

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

Tuesday

August 27, 2013
10:00 am

Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Sullivan ’15 finds a familiar work culture at Cubist

Shelby Sullivan ’15 contributed to the exacting work of drug development at Cubist Pharmaceuticals, where Mike Bonney ’80 is CEO.

Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Sullivan ’15 finds a familiar work culture at Cubist

Friday

August 23, 2013
8:26 am

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.

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

Thursday

August 1, 2013
4:31 pm

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.

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