Stories about "Service"
Professor of Psychology Kathy Low leads a discussion in her first-year seminar "Corporal Culture: Body and Health in America." The course addresses a variety of topics related to body and health, from body image to body dysmorphia.
Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 4:29 pm

Bates is one of two higher-education institutions nationwide to be honored by the American Psychological Association for a distinctive culture of service to the field of psychology.

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‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

Monday, October 29, 2012 5:00 pm

President Spencer tells an inauguration story familiar in its broad outlines but revealing in its particulars.

The Rev. Jonathan Walton
Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

Friday, October 26, 2012 9:30 am

The Chapel became the Peter J. Gomes Chapel on Oct. 25 as hundreds gathered to remember the late preacher and teacher in words and song.

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Howard ’12 is proof that science internships pay, chemistry journal says

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 3:11 pm

An internship with Cubist Pharmaceuticals, whose CEO is Mike Bonney '80, helped Jessica Howard '12 land a research job.

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Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 11:32 am

An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.

A close-up view of the International Space Station take from the space shuttle Discovery in March  2011. Photograph courtesy of NASA.
Museum of Art to connect L-A seventh-graders with space station

Thursday, October 4, 2012 12:49 pm

The Museum of Art will give L/A seventh-graders the opportunity to talk with astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 10:07 am

Laura Fortman, Maine's former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture "Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today" on Oct. 10.

As Clean Water Act’s 40th nears, panel to discuss history, future of landmark legislation

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 4:28 pm

Bates presents a panel discussion exploring the history and future of the Clean Water Act on Oct. 1.

‘Path From Activism to Leadership’ is alumni panel topic

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 4:16 pm

Bates College alumni with careers in social activism offer a panel discussion titled "The Path From Activism to Leadership" Sept. 29.

Environmental historian William Cronon.
Harward Center marks Clean Water Act’s 40th with address by environmental historian

Monday, September 10, 2012 4:00 pm

Bates marks the 40th anniversary of the federal Clean Water Act with a Sept. 20 talk by an influential environmental historian.

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