Archives for "Innovation"
Andrews lecturer Scott Belsky, left, speaks with audience members after his talk, including, Alexey Bobko '13, of Minsk, Belarus.
Trade screen time for inner view, Belsky urges

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 7:55 pm

Present Tense: Being Here and Now in a Nonstop World encourages a break from the little screen and a re-engagement with the spiritual self.

Physicist Childress among 'spin doctors' making quantum discovery

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 2:54 pm

While physicists have been able for decades to measure the spin state of a single atom in a vacuum, previous techniques for measuring the spin of a single electron or nucleus in a solid state disturb surrounding spins. Now researchers including Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, have developed a way to measure spin that avoids this problem.

Concert includes video, music, desert tales and 'signseeker-walkabouts'

Monday, September 26, 2011 10:47 am

A Native American musician and visual artist, a singer from a self-described fusion-trance-zouk band, a video artist and an avant-garde composer join forces for a multimedia experience at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College, 75 Russell St. Artist-performer Brad Kahlhamer and vocalist Kelsey Barrett of the Brooklyn-based band Effi Briest offer their program "Yondering." They share the evening with video artist Ursula Scherrer and composer-bassist Kato Hideki, who create abstract sound-and-light pieces. All the artists hail from New York City.

Dana Professor of Chemistry Tom Wenzel. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College
Wenzel leads $600,000, NSF-funded effort to develop online chemistry curriculum

Monday, September 26, 2011 10:43 am

A newly awarded $600,000 National Science Foundation grant is supporting an innovative national effort led by a Bates College professor to create an in-depth, online chemistry curriculum.

Independent profiles international Internet entrepreneur Buckman '91

Thursday, September 15, 2011 11:03 am

The Independent profiles John Buckman ’91, calling him “a man without borders,...

Dr. Howard Scher '72 at fore of two major prostate cancer findings

Monday, June 20, 2011 10:58 am

Leading cancer researcher Howard Scher ’72 recently presented two major findings from...

Video: Commencement 2011 honorand panel discussion

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 11:27 am

The evening before Commencement, the honorary degree recipients gather in the Olin...

Seattle Times interviews Robin Leventhal '88, chef of 'Jewish deli with a Pacific Northwest twist'

Thursday, April 28, 2011 9:26 am

The Seattle Times catches up with noted chef and restaurateur Robin Leventhal...

Museum's language-arts initiative launches educational website, video

Thursday, January 27, 2011 9:02 am

For more than a decade, the Thousand Words Project has been the flagship educational outreach program of the Bates College Museum of Art. Now the museum has launched an educational website for the program, complete with instructional video.

Maine Things Considered interviews Spelt Right entrepreneur Beth George '85

Thursday, January 6, 2011 2:12 pm

Maine Public Broadcasting reporter Keith Shortall interviews Beth George ’85, who with...

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