Stories about "Sustainability"
Thursday, March 30, 2017 3:39 pm
As of April 24, as a way to reduce the amount of waste Bates College sends to the landfill, Dining Services will no longer stock paper cups in Commons.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 11:06 am
In our latest "Voices from the Class of 2017," Kevin Tejada explains how designing outfits for the Trashion Show led to self-discovery.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 11:18 am
Jane Costlow explains the significance of the photo in her office showing a St. Petersburg woman holding a protest sign in one hand and her snacking child in the other.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 4:09 pm
Bates College's sustainability coordinator has come up with waste-sorting stations that make it easier for Bates people to do the right thing with their trash.
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.