Archives for "Health and medicine"
April 2, 2010 1:14 pm
“He demonstrates three of the most important and interrelated capacities that a rigorous liberal arts education promotes: seeing around corners, building bridges and embracing contradictions and conflicts with generosity.”
February 2, 2010 11:37 am
Writing in the Sun Journal about national health-care legislation, Dr. Nancy Madsen Cummings ’81 suggests that while “no one likes…
January 4, 2010 2:08 pm
The Boston Globe reports that Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., whose chief executive and president is Michael Bonney ’80, will spend up…
December 21, 2009 11:34 am
As the number of students with H1N1 flu topped 250 in October, Bates implemented its H1N1 protocols.
December 18, 2009 1:15 pm
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.
December 18, 2009 11:53 am
Letters to the editor from the Fall 2009 issue of Bates Magazine.
December 18, 2009 11:28 am
Amid failure, we can grow closer to what inspires us.
November 11, 2009 10:53 am
Roy Baumeister, an influential social psychologist at Florida State University, visits Bates College to discuss the mental processes enabling individuals to control their behavior at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 18, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).
The talk is open to the public at no charge. For more information, please call 207-786-8204.
November 3, 2009 4:49 pm
The New York Times interviews Men’s Health editor Peter Moore ’78 for its story about President Obama “taking his argument…
November 3, 2009 8:15 am
Maine Public Radio interviews Bates economist Nate Tefft, whose research finds that while soda taxes raise revenue, their impact on…