Archives for "Research excellence"

Monday

March 28, 2005 9:01 am

Six named Phillips Student Fellows

Six students from have been named 2005 Phillips Student Fellows, recipients of an award that provides major funding for summer research projects involving meaningful immersion in different cultures.

Monday

March 28, 2005 8:50 am

Three students receive Philip J. Otis Fellowships

Three students have received Philip J. Otis Fellowships to support research into the relationships among individuals, societies and nature, the college Dean of the Faculty’s office has announced.

Thursday

March 3, 2005 10:47 am

World Music Weekend features gamelan, steel pans, African drumming

Offering music from Caribbean, Indonesian and African traditions, this year’s World Music Weekend at Bates takes place Friday through Sunday, March 4-6, in the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

February 9, 2005 3:10 pm

Lecturers shed light on holography exhibition

A British holography artist and a member of the Bates College physics faculty offer lectures relating to the current Bates College Museum of Art holography exhibition, “The Body Holographic: Harriet Casdin-Silver,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Room 104, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

January 26, 2005 1:06 pm

Chemistry professor awarded research grants totaling $210,000

Rachel Narehood Austin, associate professor of chemistry at Bates, has received two grants totaling $210,000 to support her research into the oxidation of hydrocarbons in the environment.

Thursday

July 22, 2004 11:06 am

Bates takes part in $18 million biomedical research initiative

Bates College is one of nine Maine institutions that will benefit from a federal grant of nearly $18 million designed to expand biomedical research opportunities across the state.

Tuesday

May 18, 2004 10:09 am

Short Term starts here, goes everywhere

Bates students registering for Short Term might jot down the location of their class in a notebook or Palm Pilot, but they soon realize that a classroom is often just the starting point for a five-week adventure.

Tuesday

May 18, 2004 9:59 am

Bates receives $1.2 million in fifth Hughes Medical Institute grant

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute announced today that it has awarded Bates College a grant, Bates’ fifth from HHMI, for $1.2 million to support science education.

Tuesday

May 4, 2004 11:13 am

Faculty accomplishments listed on new Web page

The Dean of Faculty’s Office has produced a new Web page that offers an annual overview of presentations and publications of Bates’ amazing faculty.

Monday

April 19, 2004 3:19 pm

Bates College names additional Phillips Student Fellow

Cynthia Freeman, a sophomore from Cameron, Ariz., has been named the seventh recipient of a 2004 Phillips Fellowship at Bates College.