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Friday

October 16, 2009
2:44 pm

Economist Tefft's research links 'soda tax' to small decrease in adult obesity rates

Bates economist and other colleagues conduct first empirical examination of the effectiveness of soft drink taxes in reducing adult weight.

Thursday

October 15, 2009
8:30 am

Appendicitis forces cancellation of concert

A concert at Bates College by fortepianist Andreas Staier, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, has been canceled due to illness.

Tuesday

October 13, 2009
6:04 pm

Update on H1N1, next clinic Thursday

To: Bates Students From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd Goundie, dean of students Date: Oct. 13, 2009…

Wednesday

September 30, 2009
3:10 pm

Today Show turns to Andrew Knowlton '97 for fall food trends

Bon Appetit food editor Andrew Knowlton ’97, a philosophy major at Bates, appears on a Today show segment about hot…

Friday

July 24, 2009
12:54 pm

John Kelsey's neuroscience lab brings in the brains

If you’re a student in Professor of Psychology John Kelsey’s neuroscience laboratory, you might get a chance to co-author a research article. And if you’re Kelsey, your students might inspire you to explore a new area of neuroscience. “My research is done with my students and through my students,” says Kelsey.

Wednesday

July 22, 2009
10:01 am

Time is now to pass meaningful health care reform

Dr. Robert McAfee ’56, former president of the American Medical Association, offers his opinion on healthcare reform in the Portland…

Wednesday

July 1, 2009
2:13 pm

The Wounds of War

Army physician Dave Lounsbury ’72, a veteran of Iraq, brings the war home

Wednesday

July 1, 2009
12:01 pm

Pearls and Swine

Fareed Zakaria’s wise words pique professors’ interest

Wednesday

July 1, 2009
11:19 am

Forms of Resonance

From encounters with the MRI, a surprising inspiration