Archives for "Research excellence"
March 29, 2011 1:48 pm
Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen announced to the Bates community today that Associate Dean of the Faculty Pamela J. Baker, the College’s Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences, has accepted a two-year appointment as the institution’s vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, effective July 1.
March 9, 2011 4:44 pm
Why is faculty scholarship important at a college like Bates? At a March 7 reception designed to celebrate such scholarship,…
March 4, 2011 11:01 am
Who she is: Sangita Murali ’12 of South Dartmouth, Mass. Her major: Neuroscience What she’s taking this semester: Neurobiology, psychopharmacology,…
February 11, 2011 1:15 pm
Competitive mindset is a losing proposition, argues sociologist Francesco Duina Americans are among the most competitive people in the world…
January 26, 2011 12:03 pm
Writing in The Portland Press Herald, Assistant Professor of Economics Nathan Tefft and his colleague Chad Cotti of the University…
December 21, 2010 11:02 am
As a report in Science News states, the research “supports a controversial view that biology as well as society underlies boys’ and girls’ contrasting toy preferences.”
December 3, 2010 12:15 pm
Winning makes us happy? Not so fast, says Associate Professor of Sociology Francesco Duina, author of Winning: Reflections on an…
November 4, 2010 5:13 pm
• Click on the thumbnails below to view images from the Leaders in Philanthropy event (photos by Lorenzo Ciniglio): Reflecting…
October 6, 2010 11:32 am
The Litchfield (Conn.) County Times profiles Marilla Pender-Cudlip ’10, “fresh from a stellar academic career at Bates College, where she…
September 29, 2010 12:01 pm
Phillips Student Fellowship recipients will present their research on the fate of the orangutan and its rainforest home, the provision of eye care to underserved African communities and the aftermath of Liberia’s brutal civil wars at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11. and 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.