Stories about "Sustainability"
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.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 11:00 am
Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 12:32 pm
At home, they’re called leftovers. In the parlance of Bates Dining Services,...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 11:48 am
Clean Sweep 2014: reducing waste, strengthening community bonds and generating money for nonprofit organizations.
Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:03 pm
Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.