Stories about "Environment"
Environmental risk expert Valerie Lee '75 testifies on 'human frailty' and the Gulf oil spill

Thursday, July 8, 2010 9:35 am

Roll Call reported the June 15 congressional testimony of environmental risk assessment...

University Business praises Bates climate and facilities planning

Friday, June 25, 2010 1:55 pm

The College's approach to its climate action plan -- integrating sustainability costs into ongoing infrastructure needs -- is featured in University Business, a national publication for higher education decision makers.

2010 Commencement honorand addresses

Friday, June 4, 2010 10:26 am

A pioneering choreographer, leading researchers in the fields of climate change and...

Lakes Region Weekly chats with MacMillan author Cowan '61

Thursday, June 3, 2010 4:50 pm

Lakes Region Weekly writer John Balentine talks with Mary Morton Cowan ’61...

Bates announces Commencement 2010 honorands, speakers

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3:21 pm

The 2010 Bates honorands are: Rennie Harris, the choreographer who brought hip hop to the mainstream world of dance; James McCarthy, a scientist recognized internationally for helping to communicate the science of climate change; Jane Pauley, the veteran television journalist; Elizabeth Strout, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and 1977 Bates graduate; and Teresa Woodruff, a researcher responsible for pioneering work in the care of women who will become infertile due to cancer treatment.

Six students to receive Oak Foundation Environmental Internship awards

Thursday, May 13, 2010 2:34 pm

A foundation that addresses social and environmental needs around the world has awarded Bates College a $15,000 grant to support environmental internships. Following an internal academic competition, six Bates students were chosen to receive Environmental Internship awards from the Oak Foundation of Geneva, Switzerland.

Muskie '36 remembered for first Earth Day on 40th anniversary

Thursday, 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.

USA Today, The Washington Post highlight Bates in green-college roundups

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 3:45 pm

USA Today explains why we need The Princeton Review’s new green-college guide:...

Power by the People

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 1:17 pm

Energy entrepreneur Paul Fenn ’88 and his bates brain trust are at...

Shift the Carbon to Neutral

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 11:42 am

Bates plan looks to biomass for curbing emissions Can a college get...

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