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Wednesday

August 29, 2012
8:43 am

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Todd Gitlin, the author of a new book about the Occupy movement that swept the nation in 2011, speaks about the movement on Sept. 11.

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Wednesday

August 8, 2012
10:00 am

Past is prologue, says new Muskie Archives director Pat Webber

The archives supports the academic community by keeping one foot in the past and one in the present.

Past is prologue, says new Muskie Archives director Pat Webber

Monday

July 30, 2012
12:45 pm

Fund will honor late Bates economist Aschauer

The “113 Fund” will support summer internships in the Bates economics department.

Fund will honor late Bates economist Aschauer

Thursday

July 26, 2012
1:41 pm

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

The reason firewalkers don’t get burned lies in Loring Danforth’s research.

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

Monday

June 18, 2012
11:10 pm

Faculty tenure appointments, promotions take effect in August

The faculty members are “outstanding scholars and teachers who have made many contributions to knowledge in their fields.”

Faculty tenure appointments, promotions take effect in August

Monday

June 18, 2012
11:28 am

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Caitrin Lynch ’89 is an associate professor of anthropology at Olin College.

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Monday

May 7, 2012
2:03 pm

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

“Desperate Alewives,” a Maine Public Broadcasting Network documentary featuring Bates environmental economist Lynne Lewis among others, has been nominated for a New England Emmy.

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

Friday

April 6, 2012
4:44 pm

Istratii ’12 is Africa-bound, thanks to Watson Fellowship

Romina Istratii ’12 will use the Watson Fellowship to research the dynamics of food security and gender bias in Africa.

Istratii ’12 is Africa-bound, thanks to Watson Fellowship

Thursday

March 22, 2012
10:13 am

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds

Understanding how self-control works — and when and why it doesn’t — is a hot topic in psychology.

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds