Archives for "Research excellence"
July 23, 2015 1:31 pm
Bates College was the only undergraduate institution represented at a recent international conference dedicated to chirality, a branch of chemistry.
July 22, 2015 2:54 pm
Could fracking have health benefits? A junior from Beijing, Fan Dong ’17 is helping a Bates College expert in health economics find out.
July 16, 2015 1:21 pm
Anita Charles of Bates College’s education faculty has received a Fulbright award for the study of educational practices in India.
June 23, 2015 4:24 pm
Ambrose will have authority over $12 million in research funding that in large part defines how scientists study Arctic climate change.
June 11, 2015 4:05 pm
Bates College professor John Strong has received a Guggenheim Fellowship to support research into ways in which Westerners have responded to Buddhist relics.
April 16, 2015 2:42 pm
While researching “The Franco-Americans of Lewiston-Auburn,” historian James Myall and Bates French professor Mary Rice-DeFosse encountered a few shocks.
March 31, 2015 1:54 pm
The Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student achievement, takes place on April 3.
February 4, 2015 3:31 pm
“Plucked: A History of Hair Removal,” a new social history by Bates College professor Rebecca Herzig, weaves together for the first time Americans’ shifting beliefs about facial and body hair with the technology and business of body modification.
January 30, 2015 12:11 pm
A longtime leader in building community engagement into the liberal arts education, Bates recently received national recognition for that work from both a federal agency and a major foundation.
January 15, 2015 3:38 pm
Bates College is now home to a state-of-the-art confocal microscope, only the second of its kind in the state, that professors call a “game-changer” for student learning and faculty research.