Archives for "Innovation"
May 22, 2009 2:50 pm
As students choose just one intensive course from a portfolio of offerings, Bates’ Short Term is amenable to all kinds of academic experimentation. But one of its most desirable qualities is the precious time it affords for sustained concentration.
May 21, 2009 5:59 pm
This multimedia presentation features what has become a dynamic tradition at Bates: the annual Mount David Summit, held this year on April 3. An eagerly anticipated presentation of student scholarship, service-learning and creative work, the summit unfurls a panorama of the rich life of the student mind at Bates. Produced by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
May 21, 2009 4:38 pm
More than 280 students participated in the eighth Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student academic achievement. In…
May 8, 2009 2:52 pm
Bates College is updating its 2004 Facilities Master Plan. The Facilities Master Plan addresses current and future needs for the…
May 8, 2009 11:13 am
Bates College students spent a week of April encouraging Native American schoolchildren in Maine to picture themselves attending college in the state.
May 1, 2009 1:58 pm
“We’re in the middle of a revolution,” Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen said at midday on April 30, “and it’s a hard place to see from.”
April 20, 2009 1:42 pm
The annual Presidential Symposium
April 17, 2009 4:07 pm
You eat where you are: In her course “Back East, Down South, Out West: Regions in American Culture,” history professor…
April 17, 2009 1:49 pm
President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced the program and speakers for the third annual presidential symposium at Bates College. Titled The Teaching and Learning Shift: Diversity and Technology in the Twenty-First Century, the event explores ways in which Bates faculty and staff must both expand their knowledge of how students learn and deepen their capacity to engage them.
April 15, 2009 8:34 am
Like a sports team taking its game on the road, Bates’ best and brightest academic stars take their research into…