Stories about "Intellectual rigor"
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...

Video: Growing a community of new math and science scholars

Tuesday, August 31, 2010 4:27 pm

At Bates, we know that we must cultivate future scientists from a...

Ask Me Another: Cynthia Baker, religious studies professor

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

Cynthia Baker examines a ‘fraught’ identity term: ‘Jew’ Associate Professor of Religious...

Students Still Love the Sixties

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

What is it about the ’60s that inspires students? In April 1960,...

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