Archives for "Research excellence"
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.
August 7, 2013 5:12 pm
Bruce Bourque, senior lecturer in anthropology at Bates and curator of archaeology at the Maine History Museum, talks about his…
August 6, 2013 10:00 am
Soderberg ’00 and López-Carr ’93 selected to elite NAS symposium for best and brightest young scientists
The NAS Kavli Frontiers of Science program invites only A-list young researchers. It’s also a predictor of later success.
July 23, 2013 3:00 pm
James Meyo ’14 and Jenny Chen ’16 are the first U.S. undergraduates to employ an innovative research technique currently used in only three labs in the world.