Archives for "Sustainability"
August 4, 2009 3:15 pm
This was shot in April 2007 on the island of Fyn.
July 25, 2009 9:49 am
The Eagle-Tribune of Massachusetts reports on a group of college students, including Kyle Hagenbuch ’10, who are bicycling across the…
July 16, 2009 3:39 pm
The Associated Press on July 7, 2009, reports a tweak to the Guiding Stars program, a food star rating system…
July 2, 2009 1:03 pm
Bates’ ninth annual Clean Sweep, a “garage sale” of usable goods donated by departing students that was held June 20, raised a record $21,400 in proceeds that will be divided among local nonprofit organizations.
July 1, 2009 11:00 am
Festooned with empty plastic bottles, this tree in the Fireplace Lounge of new Commons symbolizes a semester-long debate that began…
June 16, 2009 3:21 pm
Bates College’s ninth annual Clean Sweep sale takes place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 20, at the college’s Underhill Arena, 145 Russell St.
May 22, 2009 3:06 pm
For the first time since the mid-1990s, Bates’ lush summer plantings will include a garden dedicated solely to providing food for Dining Services. For her environmental studies internship, Molly Mylius ’11 helped Bill Bergevin, the college’s longtime landscape coordinator, build an herb garden near Commons.
May 22, 2009 2:50 pm
As students choose just one intensive course from a portfolio of offerings, Bates’ Short Term is amenable to all kinds of academic experimentation. But one of its most desirable qualities is the precious time it affords for sustained concentration.
May 21, 2009 5:59 pm
This multimedia presentation features what has become a dynamic tradition at Bates: the annual Mount David Summit, held this year on April 3. An eagerly anticipated presentation of student scholarship, service-learning and creative work, the summit unfurls a panorama of the rich life of the student mind at Bates. Produced by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
May 21, 2009 4:38 pm
More than 280 students participated in the eighth Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student academic achievement. In…