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Wednesday

October 17, 2012
11:12 am

Neuroscientist Jason Castro fields brain questions for Minnesota Public Radio

Jason Castro, assistant professor of psychology, discusses free will and the brain, among other things.

Neuroscientist Jason Castro fields brain questions for Minnesota Public Radio

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
8:29 am

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

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

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

Tuesday

March 20, 2012
4:41 pm

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

It isn’t Mikey Pasek’s style to grumble while waiting around for improvement. He makes change happen.

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

Tuesday

October 4, 2011
10:27 am

Koven, Kroepsch Award recipient, to discuss stories of mental illnesses

Nancy Koven, assistant professor of psychology, gives a talk titled Irreducible Stories of Mental Illness at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in Pettengill Hall’s Keck Classroom ( G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Friday

September 23, 2011
4:02 pm

Begim '07 returns to discuss Islamic banking in Kazakhstan

Ainur Begim ’07, now a doctoral candidate in anthropology at Yale, returns to Bates to offer the lecture Finance, Religion and the State in Post-Socialist Kazakhstan at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. in Pettengill Hall’s Room G21.

Friday

September 2, 2011
3:19 pm

New York Times invites Douglass' commentary on eyewitness reliability

For its “Room for Debate” feature, The New York Times invites several leading scholars, including Associate Professor of Psychology Amy…

Sunday

May 29, 2011
8:38 am

The Class of 2011: Who they are, where they're from, what they studied

Of the 437 students that Bates College graduated on Sunday, May 29, 240 are women and 197 are men. According to figures released on May 27, 44 students are from Maine and 29 from foreign countries. Thirty-seven of the United States are represented in the class of 2011.