Archives for "Current topics"
November 19, 2015 7:16 pm
The annual Trashion Show once again featured wearable runway designs made from recycled stuff, including one outfit inspired by Barbarella and Madonna.
November 13, 2015 8:33 am
Research by Bates sociologist Michael Rocque finds that communities that have strong marriage rates demonstrate lower levels of crime.
October 29, 2015 2:52 pm
Matt Auer, dean of the faculty and an environmental policy expert, and a colleague made their discovery by looking at censorship related to the film “Under the Dome.”
October 16, 2015 11:46 am
What started as a way for Nicolette Robbins ’11 to spend her final Short Term has become groundbreaking research on what it’s like to come out as an asexual person.
October 1, 2015 12:21 pm
The Arctic’s long polar night does not slow down the marine ecosystem — a finding that has sobering consequences for how we think about the seasons in this era of climate change.
September 23, 2015 12:23 pm
Bates neuroscientist Nancy Koven will use a three-year, nearly $300,000 federal grant to take a cold and hard look at oxytocin.
July 20, 2015 1:54 pm
McNally spent the summer on a Bates-funded Otis Fellowship to record oral histories of the fishing community on Grand Manan Island.
July 2, 2015 8:00 am
Vale, whose appointment is effective Sept. 1, 2015, is currently director of digital learning at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
June 23, 2015 4:24 pm
Ambrose will have authority over $12 million in research funding that in large part defines how scientists study Arctic climate change.
April 6, 2015 2:47 pm
The Bates College education department hosts a symposium comprising student presentations followed by a keynote address on April 8.