Stories about "Intellectual rigor"
Student endeavors shine brightly at 10th annual Mount David Summit

Monday, April 4, 2011 2:45 pm

As happens every year, the Mount David Summit made a beehive of Pettengill Hall.

Pamela Baker ’69 appointed vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Tuesday, 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.

Current, former students honor Koven, Pieck for excellent teaching

Monday, March 28, 2011 2:24 pm

Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies at Bates, and Nancy Koven, assistant professor of psychology, are this year's recipients of the Bates award for superior teaching. They are co-winners of the Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.

For 10th year, Mount David Summit spotlights student work across disciplines

Monday, March 21, 2011 9:13 am

The 10th annual Mount David Summit, Bates College's celebration of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 1, in Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). The summit offers poster presentations of student research, short talks, panel discussions, a photography exhibition and film screenings. Following the daytime activities are performances by the Bates College Choir and the Bates College Modern Dance Company. The event is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please visit www.bates.edu/mt-david-summit.xml or call 207-753-6952.

Three reasons to cheer Bates faculty scholarship

Wednesday, March 9, 2011 4:44 pm

Why is faculty scholarship important at a college like Bates? At a...

Ask Me Another: Winning author Francesco Duina

Friday, February 11, 2011 1:15 pm

Competitive mindset is a losing proposition, argues sociologist Francesco Duina Americans are...

A Burning Interest in the Serengeti

Friday, February 4, 2011 3:01 pm

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Sociologist Duina's book 'Winning' captures media interest

Friday, December 3, 2010 12:15 pm

Winning makes us happy? Not so fast, says Associate Professor of Sociology...

Sociologist Duina discusses 'Winning' at two November book gatherings

Thursday, October 21, 2010 3:49 pm

Bates College sociologist Francesco Duina discusses his new book, "Winning: Reflections on an American Obsession" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, at Borders in South Portland, and at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Prince Memorial Library in Cumberland.

Litchfield County Times profiles honors chemistry grad Pender-Cudlip '10

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 11:32 am

The Litchfield (Conn.) County Times profiles Marilla Pender-Cudlip ’10, “fresh from a...

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