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Thursday

December 15, 2011
4:55 pm

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

Twenty-eight Bates students in environmental studies spent the fall contributing to the next chapter of the Androscoggin River’s story.

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

Wednesday

December 14, 2011
7:20 pm

Peninsula Daily News features garden project led by Ellen Sabina ’09

The Peninsula Daily Times of Port Angeles, Wash., describes efforts by Ellen Sabina ’09 to create a vegetable garden at…

Peninsula Daily News features garden project led by Ellen Sabina ’09

Friday

October 28, 2011
8:00 pm

Bates was the diving board for global citizen Alyson Ewald ’90

For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her pool was Olympic-size — the globe, into which…

Friday

October 21, 2011
10:10 am

Lecture, activities explore being ‘Here and Now in a Nonstop World’

Scott Belsky, CEO of Behance, discusses the importance of reflective thought amidst the information onslaught.

Lecture, activities explore being ‘Here and Now in a Nonstop World’

Thursday

September 15, 2011
1:36 pm

Award-winning nature poet to present Otis Lecture

Camille Dungy, an award-winning environmental poet and editor of the first anthology of nature poetry by African American writers, presents the Otis Lecture at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Sponsored by the Philip J. Otis Endowment at Bates, the event is open to the public at no cost, but tickets are required.

Tuesday

September 6, 2011
10:25 am

New students find the appeal of green at Orientation

“We have had steady business, and that’s great,” sustainability coordinator Julie Rosenbach said about the materials she offered at Orientation about “green” programs at Bates.

Thursday

September 1, 2011
9:30 am

Rachel Stern '07, Fulbright grant recipient

An economics major at Bates, Stern received a Fulbright to study for a master’s of business administration at IE, a business school in Madrid. Aspiring to do business development that is socially and environmentally sustainable, particularly with women entrepreneurs in the Third World, Stern has selected IE because of its international leadership in this field.

Thursday

September 1, 2011
9:22 am

Peter Marsters '09, Fulbright grant recipient

Peter Marsters ’09, who graduated from Bates with a degree in modern Chinese history, has worked as a program assistant for the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011
12:50 pm

Emily Grady '10, Fulbright teaching assistantship recipient

Emily Grady ’10 has received a Fulbright assistantship for teaching English in Argentina. As an environmental studies major at Bates, Grady co-founded two student environmental organizations, lobbied Maine’s senators for comprehensive climate legislation and co-founded an environmental leadership training program for Bates students.