Archives for "Academics"

Thursday

April 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Conference at Bates explores women’s ritual activities in ancient times

Conference at Bates explores women’s ritual activities in ancient times

While men may have dominated public life in ancient Greece and Rome, women nevertheless played active roles in religious rituals….

Thursday

April 17, 2014 2:37 pm

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Two intriguing new programs this spring will play to Short Term’s founding tradition of innovation.

Tuesday

April 15, 2014 12:56 pm

Project for Peace award goes to Tatro, Schriger for humanitarian work in Rwanda

Project for Peace award goes to Tatro, Schriger for humanitarian work in Rwanda

A Davis Project for Peace award has gone to seniors Simone Schriger and Devin Tatro to support an initiative in Rwanda to support children of incarcerated people.

Thursday

April 10, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: 12 student offerings from the 2014 Barlow off-campus photo exhibition

Slideshow: 12 student offerings from the 2014 Barlow off-campus photo exhibition

“The exhibition is part of how we help returning students reconnect to the Bates community,” says David Das.

Tuesday

April 8, 2014 2:54 pm

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Lisa Barry ’77, a veteran of 35 years of international government relations work, has joined the Bates Board of Trustees.

Thursday

April 3, 2014 2:04 pm

Watson Fellows to explore marine algae industry, donation of body parts

Watson Fellows to explore marine algae industry, donation of body parts

Simone Schriger and Brian Kennedy have won highly competitive Watson Fellowships, awarded to seniors of “unusual promise” for a year of international travel and research.

Thursday

April 3, 2014 1:58 pm

2014 Watson Fellow Brian Kennedy

2014 Watson Fellow Brian Kennedy

Brian Kennedy, an economics major from Port Washington, N.Y., is one of two Bates College seniors to receive 2014 Watson Fellowships.

Thursday

April 3, 2014 1:24 pm

2014 Watson Fellow Simone Schriger

2014 Watson Fellow Simone Schriger

Simone Schriger, a senior psychology major from Los Angeles, is one of two Bates seniors to be awarded a 2014 Watson Fellowship.

Wednesday

April 2, 2014 10:53 am

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Visitors come from near and far, and a least one watched from far, far away this year.

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:44 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

The 2014 “Senior Thesis Exhibition” and a display of posters from an influential period in Polish graphics arts open on April 4 at the Bates College Museum of Art.