Archives for "Intellectual rigor"
April 18, 2011 9:38 am
The Bates community celebrates an academic milestone with a flourish.
April 11, 2011 1:23 pm
On the Historic Quad, students in Associate Professor of English Sylvia Federico‘s course “Lord of the Rings in Context” re-enact…
April 6, 2011 1:43 pm
Melissa Ducommun ’11 talks about the role her senior thesis and adviser have played in her path to graduate school…
April 6, 2011 10:55 am
Bacteria-fighting cranberry juice, falling humans and TMI on Facebook — those were the topics of discussion with three Bates students…
April 4, 2011 2:45 pm
As happens every year, the Mount David Summit made a beehive of Pettengill Hall.
March 29, 2011 1:48 pm
Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen announced to the Bates community today that Associate Dean of the Faculty Pamela J. Baker, the College’s Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences, has accepted a two-year appointment as the institution’s vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, effective July 1.
March 28, 2011 2:24 pm
Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies at Bates, and Nancy Koven, assistant professor of psychology, are this year’s recipients of the Bates award for superior teaching. They are co-winners of the Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.
March 21, 2011 9:13 am
The 10th annual Mount David Summit, Bates College’s celebration of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 1, in Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). The summit offers poster presentations of student research, short talks, panel discussions, a photography exhibition and film screenings. Following the daytime activities are performances by the Bates College Choir and the Bates College Modern Dance Company. The event is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please visit www.bates.edu/mt-david-summit.xml or call 207-753-6952.
March 9, 2011 4:44 pm
Why is faculty scholarship important at a college like Bates? At a March 7 reception designed to celebrate such scholarship,…
February 11, 2011 1:15 pm
Competitive mindset is a losing proposition, argues sociologist Francesco Duina Americans are among the most competitive people in the world…