Stories about "Intellectual rigor"
French professor wins lifetime achievement award

Friday, March 18, 2005 1:18 pm

Richard Williamson, Charles A. Dana Professor of French at Bates College, recently received the 2005 Sister Solange Bernier Lifetime Achievement Award.

Scholar-Athlete Society established at college

Friday, March 4, 2005 11:13 am

The new Bates Scholar-Athlete Society will include seniors nominated by their coaches who have compiled a 3.5 grade point average or have received a special nomination from faculty and staff for distinguished academic achievement in their junior and senior years.

Short Term starts here, goes everywhere

Tuesday, May 18, 2004 10:09 am

Bates students registering for Short Term might jot down the location of their class in a notebook or Palm Pilot, but they soon realize that a classroom is often just the starting point for a five-week adventure.

Bates College names additional Phillips Student Fellow

Monday, April 19, 2004 3:19 pm

Cynthia Freeman, a sophomore from Cameron, Ariz., has been named the seventh recipient of a 2004 Phillips Fellowship at Bates College.

Bates junior wins prestigious fellowship and internship at Cato Institute

Wednesday, April 14, 2004 11:31 am

A paid summer internship and fellowship working with national policy experts, journalists and academics at the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C., has been awarded to Bates College junior Christopher Laconi of Falmouth, Maine.

Third annual Mount David Summit celebrates student achievement

Monday, March 22, 2004 3:08 pm

Through poster presentations, panel discussions, exhibits and performances, more than 250 Bates College students will take part in the third annual Mount David Summit, starting at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 2, in Pettengill Hall, Andrews Road.

Graduate programs in law, health accept more than eight in 10 Bates College applicants

Friday, March 19, 2004 9:25 am

Eighty-six percent of Bates College seniors or alumni applying to graduate programs in the health professions were accepted for matriculation in fall 2003. Meanwhile, 84 percent of Bates seniors or graduates who applied to programs in law were accepted.

Mellon Learning Associates Program in the Humanities enhances students learning experience

Friday, January 30, 2004 10:07 am

Thanks to the New York-based Andrew Mellon Foundation, a Spanish poet and three Maine experts in the performing arts will join author Carolyn Chute and others in a learning associates program at Bates College.

Mount David Summit celebrates student academic achievement

Thursday, March 27, 2003 10:26 am

A cavalcade of academic stars is ready to dazzle the College community and campus visitors at the second annual Mount David Summit, noon-8 p.m. Sunday, March 30.?? More than 100 students, working in 22 disciplines with 40 professors and assistants in instruction, will present poster displays, panel talks, artistic and musical performances and multimedia offerings at Pettengill Hall and other campus locations.

New study suggests that choice of college really matters

Wednesday, December 18, 2002 3:16 pm

Does the type of school an undergraduate attends really make a difference? A new survey of college and university alumni suggests that it does.

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