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Tuesday

July 23, 2013
3:00 pm

Students in Larissa Williams’ zebrafish lab among first to use innovative technique

James Meyo ’14 and Jenny Chen ’16 are the first U.S. undergraduates to employ an innovative research technique currently used in only three labs in the world.

Students in Larissa Williams’ zebrafish lab among first to use innovative technique

Wednesday

July 17, 2013
2:47 pm

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

Bates is known for nurturing student initiative. If you can make a case for your idea, the college will do…

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

Wednesday

April 10, 2013
12:14 pm

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Bates marine biologist Will Ambrose says that coastal worm diggers don’t do significant harm to clams.

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Tuesday

February 19, 2013
1:02 pm

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

An African monkey known as a lesula was recently confirmed as a new species by Kate Detwiler ’95 and her fellow primate researchers.

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

Monday

January 28, 2013
12:00 pm

Shifts in student routines may explain 2009′s H1N1 surge, Bates researchers find

The findings suggest that the patterns of student movement across a campus like Bates is not as “well-blended” as thought.

Shifts in student routines may explain 2009′s H1N1 surge, Bates researchers find

Thursday

January 17, 2013
1:07 pm

Sun Journal profiles bio professor Williams and her zeal for zebrafish

Examining zebrafish can tell us something about us, says Assistant Professor of Biology Larissa Williams.

Sun Journal profiles bio professor Williams and her zeal for zebrafish

Wednesday

January 9, 2013
2:38 pm

An expert in genetic impacts of pollution, Larissa Williams joins biology faculty

In a sense, Bates biologist Larissa Williams studies the process of evolution as it happens.

An expert in genetic impacts of pollution, Larissa Williams joins biology faculty

Wednesday

December 5, 2012
2:22 pm

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Monday

October 29, 2012
2:42 pm

Friedlaender ’96 returns to present humpback whale research

A marine science researcher will reveal how technology can be used to study the feeding behavior of humpback whales, in a lecture on Nov. 6.

Friedlaender ’96 returns to present humpback whale research

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
3:11 pm

Howard ’12 is proof that science internships pay, chemistry journal says

An internship with Cubist Pharmaceuticals, whose CEO is Mike Bonney ’80, helped Jessica Howard ’12 land a research job.

Howard ’12 is proof that science internships pay, chemistry journal says