Archives for "Intellectual rigor"
December 12, 2011 7:04 pm
At 6 a.m. Dec. 10, just hours after her last class of the semester, Tiarra Abell ’12 will begin her journey back to Ecuador, where she spent her junior semester.
December 7, 2011 4:56 pm
David Longdon ’14 reflects on his summer as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-oriented, sustainable urban agriculture program in Lewiston.
October 31, 2011 6:03 pm
Bates’ global reach has been a driving theme behind Open to the World: Bates Celebrates Unbounded Learning, a celebration of…
October 18, 2011 3:21 pm
Sarah Charley ’11 explains the Heisenberg uncertainty principle and how an electron can sometimes be like a “sheet crumpled into a ball” and other times like a “quilt spread across a bed”
October 7, 2011 9:18 am
When Professor of History Michael Jones learned of his recent election as a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of…
September 9, 2011 2:01 pm
As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation on Sept. 6, we asked several professors a question: What course…
September 7, 2011 5:36 pm
Professor of Sociology Francesco Duina offers the keynote address at Convocation 2011. Duina is the author of the book Winning:…
September 2, 2011 3:19 pm
For its “Room for Debate” feature, The New York Times invites several leading scholars, including Associate Professor of Psychology Amy…
August 17, 2011 9:48 am
Among the students who graduated from Bates College last May were 11 pioneers of a nationally distinctive program designed to increase diversity among students in mathematics and the sciences. The 11 graduates were the inaugural participants in the college’s first Summer Scholars program, launched in 2007.
June 1, 2011 11:27 am
The evening before Commencement, the honorary degree recipients gather in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall to share personal insights…