Stories about "Environment"
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...

Environmental activist famed for revealing chemical-cancer links is 2010 Otis Lecturer

Thursday, September 23, 2010 2:32 pm

Sandra Steingraber, a biologist who published the first book linking data on toxic releases with data from U.S. cancer registries, visits Bates College to deliver the 14th annual Otis Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Daily Series: Michael '12 finds an oil-water mix at the Sierra Club

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 4:53 pm

As summer enters its final week, we are sharing stories from students...

Popham Beach vs. the Morse River

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

Indeed, while an idealized and immutable Popham Beach looms large in the alumni consciousness, the beach itself has rapidly eroded during the 2000s. These days, only a few feet remain at high tide.

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.

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