Archives for "Sustainability"
April 22, 2010 12:46 pm
The pivotal role of Edmund S. Muskie in the environmental movement is noted in this article in the St. Louis Beacon.
April 21, 2010 3:45 pm
USA Today explains why we need The Princeton Review’s new green-college guide: “Students are going green and care about a…
April 21, 2010 11:42 am
Bates plan looks to biomass for curbing emissions Can a college get smaller as it gets bigger? Bates believes so….
March 29, 2010 4:39 pm
The forum, organized by Focus the Nation in partnership with the Alliance for Climate Education, provides an opportunity for learning, sharing and discussion about clean energy and green jobs in Maine and to give young people a platform to speak with elected officials, business leaders and other community leaders. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 2, 2010 8:47 am
The Portland Press Herald describes how scientists, officials and residents differ on what to do, if anything, about the Morse…
February 26, 2010 10:17 am
Burning biomass to provide the Bates College campus with heat and some electricity is key to the college’s new Climate Action Plan, which anticipates carbon neutrality across the Bates enterprise by 2020.
February 12, 2010 4:09 pm
By Kelly Cox ’11 Stressing the importance of keeping recyclables out of trash and trash out of recyclables, Rob Little…
December 21, 2009 1:01 pm
A collaboration between Dining Services and Multicultural Affairs, Bitsoie’s program was designed to increase representation of Native American culture on campus. (Bates, Bowdoin, Colby, and Maine’s Indian tribes are working together to draw more Native American students into college.)
December 18, 2009 3:59 pm
As they advance the greening of Bates, the EcoReps know that it’s all about the visuals.
December 15, 2009 3:59 pm
Thanks to National Science Foundation funding awarded this fall, environmental studies professor Holly Ewing and collaborators from Dartmouth and the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies are investigating lake eutrophication and especially the role of a particular cyanobacterium.