Stories about "Innovation"
Bates, Guiding Stars to provide nutritional guidance for campus dining

Tuesday, March 31, 2009 9:33 am

Known for its progressive food-service practices, Bates has announced a pioneering partnership with the highly regarded nutrition navigation system Guiding Stars. First implemented in 2006 and now used in some 1,400 grocery stores, the science-based Guiding Stars system rates foods with zero to three stars highlighting items according to good, better or best nutritional value, respectively.

Environmental journalist McKibben speaks at Bates

Wednesday, March 25, 2009 12:39 pm

Bill McKibben, the environmental journalist who wrote the first book aimed at a general readership about climate change, gave a talk titled "Global Warming: Fighting Against It, Living With It" on Thursday, March 12.

Yale physicist to discuss Large Hadron Collider project at Bates

Thursday, March 19, 2009 12:41 pm

Yale University physicist O. Keith Baker, a researcher involved with the advanced particle accelerator called the Large Hadron Collider, visits Bates College to talk about the project.

They Came, They Bought

Sunday, March 1, 2009 4:17 pm

Featured image It’s Dec. 16, and they’re coming. Scores of visitors stream...

Reliving “A Night of Alchemy”

Sunday, March 1, 2009 12:40 pm

On a given February night in 1939, an entertainment-seeking Lewiston resident could sit at home and listen to Death Valley Days on the radio. Or he could take in a movie, like The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, starring Mickey Rooney and Walter Connolly, at the Empire. And if their appeal was nil? Well, how about the science show at Bates?

Homing in on Green Design

Sunday, March 1, 2009 11:33 am

Perils and possibilities arise as consumers seek green options in building and architecture.

What boys want: perspectives on gender differences

Sunday, March 1, 2009 11:23 am

If you’ve been paying attention to education news, you know that boys are falling behind academically. You’ve heard they are lagging in reading and writing, graduating from high school at lower rates than girls, and filling fewer seats in college classrooms.

Of Stamens and Stamina

Sunday, March 1, 2009 10:57 am

Iris breeder and masters swimmer John White ’39 reaps the rewards of patience.

It's everyday lower (and lower) prices on Bates junior's auction site

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 3:52 pm

A Bates junior has made news by turning the conventional model of online auctions upside down. Elliot Moskow of Coral Springs, Fla., is the chairman and CEO of Pricefalls.com.

A dot-com is born

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 1:13 pm

The Lewiston Sun-Journal reported on Elliot Moskow '10 of Coral Springs, who is chairman and CEO of Pricefalls.com, Fla., a startup that hopes to turn the conventional model of online auctions upside down.

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