Archives for "Science and technology"
Friday, May 20, 2016 1:17 pm
The Bates College course "Innovations in Mapping" looks at two eras marked by big advances in mapmaking and navigation: the 1700s and the last few decades.
Friday, February 26, 2016 10:00 am
Bates gets praise for building a distinctive Digital and Computational Studies Program; and researcher Matt Bogyo '93 discovers a new tool in the fight against malaria.
Bates announces gifts of $19 million to create six new endowed professorships and launch the college’s new digital and computational studies program
Monday, February 8, 2016 9:00 am
The new gifts include the largest single gift in Bates history, $10 million from Michael Bonney ’80, chair of the Board of Trustees, and his wife, Alison Grott Bonney ’80.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 1:14 pm
An opportunistic investment of $1.5 million in energy projects is helping Bates lower its utility costs by a projected 22 percent.
Thursday, 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.
Friday, May 2, 2014 12:00 pm
A day with Thomas Goetz '90, an author and entrepreneur who has scrutinized humanity's dance with information technology since the early Internet Age.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 11:58 am
Dumais' contributions have touched how we find, use and make sense of information from our computers and the Internet.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 12:00 pm
At Bates, these ocean scientists learned to "be fearless" in their approach to research.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:09 am
The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 10:00 am
Shelby Sullivan '15 contributed to the exacting work of drug development at Cubist Pharmaceuticals, where Mike Bonney '80 is CEO.