Archives for "Sustainability"
March 25, 2011 9:11 am
Lisa Barry ’77, on campus March 23 and 24 as the 2011 College Key Distinguished Alumna in Residence, is vice president and general manager of Chevron government affairs.
March 4, 2011 10:22 am
The renovation of Hedge and Roger Williams halls boasts a long list of environmentally sustainable measures. Discarded wood, for example, was chipped by the ton and burned as biomass fuel (with any nails left in the wood being picked up by magnets so the metal could be reused). But not all the old wood went up in smoke. Some will come back to Hedge and the Bill in the coming weeks.
February 11, 2011 11:27 am
Slide show: the 2010 Trashion Show.
February 11, 2011 9:23 am
An idyllic but hardly idle day at the Laramie River Dude Ranch of Bill Burleigh ’86 and family.
February 4, 2011 3:23 pm
Paul Barrett ’80 is a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service expert on the endangered Devil’s Hole pupfish, several of which…
December 20, 2010 5:13 pm
• Click thumbnails above to view slide show Text and photographs by Matt Baker-White ’13 Last spring, as I helped…
December 2, 2010 12:11 pm
The Boston Globe, among other Massachusetts news media, report the promotion of Rick Sullivan ’81 to secretary of environmental affairs…
November 18, 2010 2:33 pm
Students and staff strutted their stuff on the runway Nov. 17 as sustainability met fashion for the fifth annual Trashion Show. The Bates community devoured deserts in the Gray Cage while observing fashionable creations transformed from would have been waste.
November 16, 2010 4:34 pm
In an effort to reduce energy consumption on campus, Bates will be turning down the heat in buildings across campus during the winter break. The adjustments are expected to save money and reduce the college’s emissions of greenhouse gases.
October 6, 2010 1:42 pm
• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show: A widely published Associated Press story describes how Alexander “Zand”…