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Wednesday

September 17, 2014
10:46 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Michael Rocque, sociology

New at Bates, criminologist Michael Rocque brings a distinctive perspective to the sociology faculty.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Michael Rocque, sociology

Thursday

September 4, 2014
8:00 am

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

For her senior thesis, Strauch collaborated with Lewiston students to produce music inspired by their original poetry.

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

Tuesday

August 19, 2014
10:41 am

Summer Student Work: Cooper ’15 supports low-income clients at Pine Tree Legal

Evan Cooper ’15 spent summer 2014 helping Pine Tree Legal provide legal aid to those who couldn’t afford it.

Summer Student Work: Cooper ’15 supports low-income clients at Pine Tree Legal

Tuesday

July 29, 2014
10:00 am

Summer Student Work in L-A: Callahan ’15 advances Project Story Boost

Brenna Callahan ’15 inspires a love of reading in young students with Project Story Boost.

Summer Student Work in L-A: Callahan ’15 advances Project Story Boost

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

Tuesday

July 22, 2014
2:08 pm

New book by sociologist Duina studies American view of life transitions

Known for a study of the American focus on winning, Bates sociologist Francesco Duina views the emotional landscape from a different perspective in his new book.

New book by sociologist Duina studies American view of life transitions

Tuesday

July 15, 2014
12:18 pm

Atsuko Hirai, the Kazushige Hirasawa Professor Emerita of History, dies at age 78

A witty and exacting teacher and scholar who broadened the college’s curricular offerings in history and Asian studies, Hirai died July 14.

Atsuko Hirai, the Kazushige Hirasawa Professor Emerita of History, dies at age 78

Monday

July 14, 2014
4:04 pm

Award supports Kahan’s study of cultural influences on visual perception

Todd Kahan, a psychology professor who studies how people process visual information, has received a major award that will allow him to explore how cultural differences affect those processes.

Award supports Kahan’s study of cultural influences on visual perception

Friday

June 27, 2014
1:41 pm

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

The highly competitive Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarships are worth up to $50,000 annually for graduate studies in the U.S. or abroad.

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

Thursday

May 22, 2014
3:00 pm

Gloom and misery begone? Statistics gets a major makeover from a student-professor team

The bane of many social science majors, statistics will be taught far differently next year, thanks to a student-faculty team led by Professor of Psychology Amy Douglass.

Gloom and misery begone? Statistics gets a major makeover from a student-professor team