Stories about "Sustainability"
Pupfish Shakeup

Friday, February 4, 2011 3:23 pm

Paul Barrett ’80 is a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service expert on...

The Bates Outing Club has a way of getting inside your heart, writes Baker-White '13

Monday, December 20, 2010 5:13 pm

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Video: Massachusetts news media report promotion of Sullivan '81 to environmental post

Thursday, December 2, 2010 12:11 pm

The Boston Globe, among other Massachusetts news media, report the promotion of...

Trashion Show: Once disposable, now elegantly posable

Thursday, 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.

Cool it: Heating curtailment plan will save money, carbon emissions during break

Tuesday, 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.

Associated Press story on cross-country canoe trip by Zand Martin '08 goes national

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 1:42 pm

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Daily Series: In Armenia, Shahinyan '12 picks up where the Soviets left off

Thursday, September 30, 2010 3:49 pm

As summer turns to fall, we are sharing stories from students who...

Bates students reflect on research abroad, from Africa to Indonesia

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 12:01 pm

Phillips Student Fellowship recipients will present their research on the fate of the orangutan and its rainforest home, the provision of eye care to underserved African communities and the aftermath of Liberia's brutal civil wars at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11. and 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.

Bates Clean Sweep raises nearly $16,000 for local nonprofits

Wednesday, August 4, 2010 12:08 pm

The 10th annual Clean Sweep, Bates College's "garage sale" of appliances, furniture, electronics and other goods donated by departing students, raised nearly $16,000 in proceeds that will be divided among 14 local nonprofit organizations. A community tradition, the June 19 sale drew crowds of enthusiastic bargain-hunters to Bates' Underhill Area. "More than 100 volunteers from 14 local nonprofit organizations put in more than 1,000 hours of collecting, sorting, cleaning, organizing and pricing an arena full of items," says Julie Rosenbach, event organizer and the college's sustainability coordinator.

Sierra Star interviews organic garden volunteer and geo major Anderson '12

Wednesday, August 4, 2010 8:46 am

The Sierra Star of Oakhurst, Calif., interviews geology major Brigit Anderson ’12...

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