Archives for "Academics"

Tuesday

June 23, 2015 4:24 pm

Biologist Will Ambrose appointed National Science Foundation program director

Biologist Will Ambrose appointed National Science Foundation program director

Ambrose will have authority over $12 million in research funding that in large part defines how scientists study Arctic climate change.

Tuesday

June 16, 2015 12:55 pm

Dom Flemons, Buckwheat Zydeco, Stephanie Fogg to play Quad concerts

Dom Flemons, Buckwheat Zydeco, Stephanie Fogg to play Quad concerts

Dom Flemons, former Carolina Chocolate Drop; zydeco artist Buckwheat Zydeco; and the Stephanie Fogg Band perform in Bates College’s Concerts on the Quad.

Thursday

June 11, 2015 4:05 pm

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

Bates College professor John Strong has received a Guggenheim Fellowship to support research into ways in which Westerners have responded to Buddhist relics.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 12:54 pm

‘Points of View,’ portraits of Hartley, Maine images at Museum of Art

‘Points of View,’ portraits of Hartley, Maine images at Museum of Art

Summer 2015 at the Bates Museum of Art features four photographers’ perceptions of nature and humanity in Maine.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 12:47 pm

Four photographers share ‘Points of View’ on nature in Maine

Four photographers share ‘Points of View’ on nature in Maine

Four photographers explore the boundaries between human activity and the natural world in this summer’s Bates College Museum of Art exhibition “Points of View.”

Thursday

June 4, 2015 11:07 am

Museum of Art shows images of, not by, renowned painter Hartley

Museum of Art shows images of, not by, renowned painter Hartley

The exhibition “The Painter of Maine: Photographs of Marsden Hartley” opens with a reception at the Bates College Museum of Art at 7 p.m. Friday, June 12.

Thursday

June 4, 2015 10:49 am

‘Maine Collected’ opens June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art

‘Maine Collected’ opens June 12 at the Bates College Museum of Art

“Maine Collected” features selected works by living artists connected to Maine from the Bates College art museum’s permanent collection.

Wednesday

June 3, 2015 8:29 am

Multimedia: 19 moments from Commencement 2015

Multimedia: 19 moments from Commencement 2015

Nineteen moments, in photographs and video, from the Class of 2015’s final hours together on May 31, 2015.

Friday

May 29, 2015 9:47 am

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

Bates College’s second Curricular Innovation Showcase was a window into programs that have taken Short Term to the next level as a time for course development.

Thursday

May 28, 2015 4:04 pm

College close to home meant best of both worlds for five local Bates graduates

College close to home meant best of both worlds for five local Bates graduates

Five seniors from Lewiston-Auburn chose Bates for familiar reasons: distinctive community, generous financial aid, and a rigorous liberal arts education.