Archives for "Health and Wellness"

Friday

August 23, 2013 9:22 am

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier at Bates College, who is competing at the…

Monday

January 28, 2013 12:00 pm

Shifts in student routines may explain 2009′s H1N1 surge, Bates researchers find

Shifts in student routines may explain 2009′s H1N1 surge, Bates researchers find

The findings suggest that the patterns of student movement across a campus like Bates is not as “well-blended” as thought.

Monday

October 25, 2010 4:29 pm

Date change: Live burn demonstration, Fire Safety Day now Oct. 28

(Due to the inclement weather forecast, Fire Safety Day activities have been rescheduled from Wednesday to Thursday.) If you woke…

Monday

December 21, 2009 1:01 pm

Indigenous Delights

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.)

Monday

December 21, 2009 11:34 am

Taking a Shot

As the number of students with H1N1 flu topped 250 in October, Bates implemented its H1N1 protocols.

Friday

December 18, 2009 1:15 pm

Preamble: Just a Moment

Once, feeling feverish before a college philosophy final, I brought a small towel to the blue-book exam. We lefties tend to smudge what we write, and I wanted to keep my writing hand dry, so as not to turn deep thoughts about Plato’s cave into a smeary mess.

Tuesday

November 10, 2009 11:12 am

New England Cable News among news outlets reporting surge in H1N1 cases at Bates

New England Cable News reporter Amy Sinclair comes to campus in October to report on the surge in H1N1 cases…

Monday

November 9, 2009 2:26 pm

H1N1 Update for Nov. 9

After a hiatus of a couple of weeks, students have resumed their work in the local community in schools and other agencies.

Tuesday

October 27, 2009 5:48 pm

H1N1 Update for Oct. 27

Our reported cases of Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) have slowed considerably. During the peak of the outbreak 97 new cases were reported over a two-day period. Since having seven new cases reported on Oct. 20, the day before the fall recess, we have had only four new cases reported from Oct. 21 through today, Oct. 27.

Wednesday

October 21, 2009 5:30 pm

H1N1, vaccination update for Oct. 21

To: The Bates Community From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd Goundie, dean of students Date: Oct. 21,…