Archives for "Sustainability"
November 21, 2014 12:35 pm
The lure of high-end trashion and delightful desserts is irresistible to many, as evidenced by the energetic crowds that gathered in the Gray Cage on Nov. 19 for Bates College’s ninth annual Trashion Show.
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.
July 8, 2014 11:00 am
Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.
June 24, 2014 12:32 pm
At home, they’re called leftovers. In the parlance of Bates Dining Services, they’re called “extras.” Either way, having food remaining…
June 17, 2014 11:48 am
Clean Sweep 2014: reducing waste, strengthening community bonds and generating money for nonprofit organizations.
February 27, 2014 12:03 pm
Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.
February 18, 2014 1:10 pm
Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, offers a lecture on March 3.
December 3, 2013 12:47 pm
A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….
November 22, 2013 3:21 pm
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.
November 7, 2013 2:54 pm
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.