Archives for "Intellectual rigor"

Thursday

August 1, 2013 4:31 pm

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Summer Student Research: Franklin and Glassman tag team on snail brains

Two rising seniors share insights into life in a summer research lab as they study neurological processes in snail brains.

Tuesday

July 23, 2013 3:00 pm

Students in Larissa Williams’ zebrafish lab among first to use innovative technique

Students in Larissa Williams’ zebrafish lab among first to use innovative technique

James Meyo ’14 and Jenny Chen ’16 are the first U.S. undergraduates to employ an innovative research technique currently used in only three labs in the world.

Wednesday

July 10, 2013 1:36 pm

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Research by David George, lecturer in Spanish, figured prominently in Continental news reports about a seminar in Spain dedicated to…

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Opportunities to see artworks “outside the glass” are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Wednesday

May 22, 2013 3:32 pm

Scientific American quotes Adler ’00 research on negative emotions and well-being

Scientific American quotes Adler ’00 research on negative emotions and well-being

Under the headline “Negative Emotions are Key to Well-Being,” Scientific American writer Tori Rodriguez cites research by Jonathan Adler ’00…

Tuesday

May 21, 2013 3:04 pm

Bates produces its largest-ever number of Fulbright grant recipients

Bates produces its largest-ever number of Fulbright grant recipients

Known as a top producer of students receiving Fulbright U.S. Student Grants, Bates will graduate 10 such students — a record number for the college.

Monday

May 13, 2013 12:00 pm

Matthew Auer, Indiana University honors dean, named Bates College vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Matthew Auer, Indiana University honors dean, named Bates College vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

A leading scholar and globally engaged expert, Auer is also a dynamic and effective academic leader, said Bates President Clayton Spencer.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 5:21 pm

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Douglas Hodgkin offers insight into how voters treat lawmakers who vote against their gun views.

Monday

April 8, 2013 10:52 am

Immodest proposals: Students offer tips for fellowship success

Immodest proposals: Students offer tips for fellowship success

At Mount David Summit, students shared their strategies for writing successful graduate fellowship proposals.

Thursday

March 14, 2013 2:37 pm

Multimedia: Cultural collisions drive Kroepsch honoree

Multimedia: Cultural collisions drive Kroepsch honoree

For anthropologist Loring Danforth, helping students navigate their own cultural collisions is “important and interesting.”