Stories about "Intellectual rigor"
Bates, Bowdoin share $150,000 grant to improve quantitative education

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 3:17 pm

A national foundation that supports liberal arts education has awarded nearly $150,000 to Bates and Bowdoin colleges for a collaborative effort to strengthen students' quantitative reasoning skills.

John Kelsey's neuroscience lab brings in the brains

Friday, July 24, 2009 12:54 pm

If you’re a student in Professor of Psychology John Kelsey’s neuroscience laboratory, you might get a chance to co-author a research article. And if you’re Kelsey, your students might inspire you to explore a new area of neuroscience. "My research is done with my students and through my students," says Kelsey.

Psychologist awarded grant for eyewitness testimony research

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 4:12 pm

A psychology professor at Bates College has won a National Science Foundation grant to study the effects of interaction between interviewers and eyewitnesses in obtaining testimony.

Scene Again: 1893-Women and Men

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:34 am

For the first time since the school’s founding, the "young ladies of the freshman class at Bates outnumber the young men."

Arts' Desire

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:09 am

A sociology class plumbs the depths of student interest in creative arts at Bates

Bates president receives alumnae honor as 'outstanding educator'

Friday, June 26, 2009 11:11 am

Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has been honored as an outstanding alumna educator by the Mount Holyoke College Alumnae Association.

Dan Berman '08, 'statistics ace,' finds flaws in Iran's election data

Thursday, June 25, 2009 9:36 am

A story by The Boston Globe reveals how Daniel Berman '08, a graduate student at St. Andrews University in Scotland and self-described elections junkie, has "leaped beyond the blogosphere and into the global headlines" with a co-written article that points out "data-driven evidence of widespread election irregularities" in Iran.

Federal scholarship to support New Jersey senior's third China visit

Thursday, May 21, 2009 3:13 pm

Jiyeon Glass, a Bates College senior from Upper Montclair, N.J., has received a scholarship from the federal government to study Mandarin Chinese this summer in a program in Suzhou, China.

Senior wins U.S. Critical Language Scholarship to study Chinese

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 1:40 pm

Anna Levy, a Bates College senior from Portland, has received a scholarship from the federal government to study Mandarin Chinese this summer in a program in Harbin, China.

Hughes Travel Grants send academic stars into the public sphere

Wednesday, April 15, 2009 8:34 am

Like a sports team taking its game on the road, Bates’ best...

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