Stories about "Intellectual rigor"
Bates announces Commencement 2010 honorands, speakers

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3:21 pm

The 2010 Bates honorands are: Rennie Harris, the choreographer who brought hip hop to the mainstream world of dance; James McCarthy, a scientist recognized internationally for helping to communicate the science of climate change; Jane Pauley, the veteran television journalist; Elizabeth Strout, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and 1977 Bates graduate; and Teresa Woodruff, a researcher responsible for pioneering work in the care of women who will become infertile due to cancer treatment.

Slide show features 2010 Mount David Summit

Thursday, April 29, 2010 3:29 pm

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Student work in limelight at Mount David Summit

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 1:01 pm

The ninth Mount David Summit, Bates College's annual celebration of student academic achievement, takes place at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 2, in Perry Atrium, Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). More than 400 students will participate in this year's summit, making it the largest ever. At Pettengill and additional locations, in concurrent sessions throughout the afternoon, students will present research posters, talks, panel discussions, a photography exhibition and film screenings.

Calendar of events for 2010 Bates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 11, 2010 9:26 am

Sunday, Jan. 17 7 p.m. Worship service: A sermon by Barbara D....

2010 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Workshops

Thursday, January 7, 2010 5:49 pm

The following workshops will be held in Pettengill Hall (unless otherwise noted),...

Sunday Times of Sri Lanka publishes essay by Watson recipient Dissanayake ’09

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 1:54 pm

In the Sunday Times of Colombo, Sri Lanka, economics and theater major...

In country, each Bates student was paired with an member of Tubeho. Together, they negotiated how to move forward with interviews and oral histories. Pictured here are Innocent Micomyiza and Morgan Lynch '10.
A Place We Can Talk

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 7:46 am

In Alex Dauge-Roth's Short Term course, Bates students learn with, not from, orphan survivors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

The Right Questions

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 6:12 am

Wagner’s peace psychology journal adds to the discussion about torture and interrogation.

Bates Matters: Homage to Hedley

Monday, December 21, 2009 10:49 am

Like other members of the post–World War II baby boom who went into academe, I emerged from graduate school in the mid-1970s. Here at Bates, a new generation of professors like Martin Andrucki, Mark Semon, Steve Kemper, and Carole Taylor — plus many others, boomers all — arrived in response to what was promised them: the opportunity to be vigorous scholars and great teachers.

Miller-McCune.com highlights immigrant research by politics professor Clarisa Perez-Armendariz

Thursday, December 3, 2009 9:01 am

The online magazine Miller-McCune.com highlights new research by Assistant Professor of Politics...

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