Archives for "Intellectual rigor"

Friday

October 26, 2012 12:00 pm

Inauguration panels explore chicken-and-egg cycle of ideas in the world

Inauguration panels explore chicken-and-egg cycle of ideas in the world

There’s competition, said Michael Bonney, CEO of a company engaged in the high-pressure field of pharmaceuticals. And then there’s competition.

Wednesday

October 17, 2012 8:29 am

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

Wednesday

September 5, 2012 8:39 am

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Changes in party platforms over time can reflect the winners and losers among the party factions.

Tuesday

May 1, 2012 12:04 pm

It’s that wonderful time of the year: Short Term 2012

It’s that wonderful time of the year: Short Term 2012

Short Term is so eagerly anticipated at Bates that it just might be fair to say that you are no Bobcat unless you spend the Maine winter yearning for it.

Monday

April 9, 2012 3:39 pm

Multimedia: Highlights of the 2012 Mount David Summit

Multimedia: Highlights of the 2012 Mount David Summit

A day when Bates students “take the lid off” the exceptional academic work done every single day.

Monday

April 2, 2012 3:24 pm

Once again, Mount David Summit is a peak experience

Once again, Mount David Summit is a peak experience

Just imagine the emotions reigning during the Mount David Summit, from pride in intellectual accomplishment to the exuberance of playing to an eager audience.

Friday

March 23, 2012 8:33 am

Appointees to professorships — in colleagues’ words

Six Bates faculty members were honored as 2012 appointees to named professorships.

Thursday

March 22, 2012 4:38 pm

Mount David Summit will dazzle with work in physical and social sciences, humanities, arts

Mount David Summit will dazzle with work in physical and social sciences, humanities, arts

The 11th annual Mount David Summit, Bates College’s showcase of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 30,…

Wednesday

February 22, 2012 1:08 pm

Castellano ’12 directs Ibsen’s still-controversial ‘A Doll’s House’

Castellano ’12 directs Ibsen’s still-controversial ‘A Doll’s House’

Bates senior Elizabeth Castellano directs Ibsen’s 19th-century play “A Doll’s House” for the winter mainstage theater production.

Thursday

December 15, 2011 4:55 pm

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

Twenty-eight Bates students in environmental studies spent the fall contributing to the next chapter of the Androscoggin River’s story.