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Tuesday

July 8, 2014
11:00 am

Slideshow: Students serve farm-to-table dinner at Nezinscot Farm

Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.

Slideshow: Students serve farm-to-table dinner at Nezinscot Farm

Tuesday

June 24, 2014
12:32 pm

Video: Making bread while reducing waste is Dining Services’ recipe for sustainability

At home, they’re called leftovers. In the parlance of Bates Dining Services, they’re called “extras.” Either way, having food remaining…

Video: Making bread while reducing waste is Dining Services’ recipe for sustainability

Tuesday

June 17, 2014
11:48 am

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

Clean Sweep 2014: reducing waste, strengthening community bonds and generating money for nonprofit organizations.

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

Thursday

February 27, 2014
12:03 pm

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Tuesday

February 18, 2014
1:10 pm

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, offers a lecture on March 3.

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Tuesday

December 3, 2013
12:47 pm

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

Friday

November 22, 2013
3:21 pm

From blue bin to Beyoncé, 2013 Trashion Show is a sensation

Pitting students, staff and other Bates folks against one another in a friendly quest to make recycling fashion-forward, the Trashion Show takes place every year before November break.

From blue bin to Beyoncé, 2013 Trashion Show is a sensation

Thursday

November 7, 2013
2:54 pm

Law professor, conservationist to discuss Penobscot River restoration

University of Maine Professor of Law David Owens and conservationist Colin Apse discuss freshwater sustainability measures, environmental law and the Penobscot River Restoration Project at Bates on Nov. 11.

Law professor, conservationist to discuss Penobscot River restoration

Thursday

November 7, 2013
11:32 am

Strategies for climate change, youth homelessness at issue in Harward Center events

A forum on youth homelessness in Maine and a talk by a leading climate change activist take place a day apart in presentations at Bates College.

Strategies for climate change, youth homelessness at issue in Harward Center events

Friday

September 27, 2013
2:01 pm

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14

Rubén Martínez, chronicler of the harsh consequences of boom times in the West, gives the annual Otis Lecture on Oct. 14.

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14