Archives for "Research excellence"
January 31, 2014 12:47 pm
Rachel Baumann ’14 and Asha Mohamud ’15 sought to understand experiences outside the U.S. that had changed the lives of people close to them.
January 10, 2014 2:04 pm
In Bates talk, anthropologist Lynch ’89 to share lessons from a factory’s reliance on elderly workers
Caitrin Lynch ’89, author of a book studying a factory whose workers are a median age of 74, gives a talk based on her research on Jan. 13.
January 6, 2014 12:58 pm
In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind in the United States, the Bates College Museum…
December 20, 2013 3:09 pm
Co-written by anthropologist Danny Danforth, a study of children’s evacuation campaigns during the Greek Civil War has received a prestigious book prize.
December 6, 2013 2:36 pm
“What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic,” says Colleen Fitzgerald ’14, who choreographed “Intricate Glances Will Meet Here.”
December 3, 2013 12:47 pm
A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….
November 13, 2013 8:08 am
Senior weaves extraordinary family history with investigative look at Germany during Holocaust, and now
Rachel Baumann discusses her grandparents’ travails during the Holocaust, and offers insights into wartime history and the roles of humanity and faith, on Nov. 15.
November 11, 2013 10:27 am
At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O’Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting “have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others.”
November 8, 2013 3:34 pm
The Bates College lecture series “Byzantium and Islam: Art, Poetry and Sound at the Crossroads of the Mediterranean Sea” resumes Nov. 14.
September 19, 2013 11:41 am
Using advanced statistical techniques, researchers at Bates and the University of Pittsburgh have developed an approach to systematically describing smells.