Stories about "Sustainability"
Thursday, January 26, 2017 3:32 pm
A product related to the food flavoring Liquid Smoke is helping Bates cut the costs — in dollars and carbon emissions — of heating the campus.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:44 am
Moretti's love for the ocean was "undefined" for a long time. That was before his time in Mo’orea. And before he found a Maine mussel farm for sale.
Thursday, November 17, 2016 4:42 pm
Scenes and comments from the annual Trashion Show, where students design and model outfits made of trash and recyclables.
Friday, October 21, 2016 9:41 am
The irrepressible Campus Construction Update returns with Bates' entry into solar electricity production.
Friday, October 21, 2016 8:33 am
Elizabeth Kolbert, New Yorker writer and winner of a Pulitzer for The Sixth Extinction, gave the annual Otis Lecture on Oct. 24.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 2:53 pm
The fate of Commons food just might lie on a small, crumpled napkin.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 12:11 pm
Ten years after doing a senior thesis on Maine food security, she decides to eat a Maine-sourced diet for one month.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 1:14 pm
An opportunistic investment of $1.5 million in energy projects is helping Bates lower its utility costs by a projected 22 percent.
Friday, November 21, 2014 12:35 pm
The Trashion Show raises awareness about sustainability through a fashion show featuring outfits made from recycled materials.
Monday, November 17, 2014 11:00 am
Known for his scrutiny of the cultural dimensions of climate change, Mike Hulme brings the ancient philosophical concept of virtue to bear on the climate crisis in Bates College's annual Otis Lecture on Nov. 17.