Stories about "Science and technology"
Real-world experience tops expectations in volcano visit

Wednesday, November 17, 2004 12:50 pm

About a year ago, when professor of geology John Creasy was designing a first-year seminar exploring both the science of volcanoes and their affects on people, a field trip to Mount St. Helens seemed ideal.

Debater places first at novice parliamentary debate championships

Tuesday, September 28, 2004 10:25 am

Led by first-year student Brendan Jarboe of Acton, Mass., Bates College debaters swept the 2004 American Parliamentary Debate Association's Novice Championships, held Sept. 24 and 25 at Boston University. The tournament is organized specifically for debaters competing for the first time at the collegiate level.

Summer’s a seasoning for students who stay

Tuesday, August 17, 2004 9:41 am

"Being at college, being away from home, you're set to feel you're on your own, you're adult now," says Matt Heffernan '05, of Cranston, R.I.

Bates community aids Lewiston High School science fair

Tuesday, June 8, 2004 12:19 pm

Seventeen Lewiston High School students were honored for their work on 13 projects in the high school's fifth annual Science Fair, held May 6.

Gathering to celebrate life and work of deceased professor of mathematics

Wednesday, June 2, 2004 12:33 pm

Colleagues, relatives, friends and former students of Richard W. Sampson, a professor emeritus of mathematics at Bates College who passed away in April, will gather to celebrate his memory at 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 11, in the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Bates College invites public to safe viewing of 'Transit of Venus'

Wednesday, June 2, 2004 12:27 pm

Faculty in the Bates College departments of geology and of physics and astronomy invite Lewiston-Auburn residents to a viewing of the highly anticipated "Transit of Venus," a rare solar system event, at dawn Tuesday, June 8.

Bates receives $1.2 million in fifth Hughes Medical Institute grant

Tuesday, May 18, 2004 9:59 am

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute announced today that it has awarded Bates College a grant, Bates' fifth from HHMI, for $1.2 million to support science education.

Distinguished astronomer R. Bruce Partridge to speak

Friday, May 7, 2004 10:34 am

Astronomer R. Bruce Partridge visits Bates College to give a lecture titled "Photographing the Big Bang" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Avenue.

Lewiston High Science Fair features 450-plus student projects

Friday, April 30, 2004 2:47 pm

The fifth annual Lewiston High School Science Fair takes place from 3-6 p.m Thursday, May 6, in the high school gymnasium, 156 East Ave.

Distinguished astronomer R. Bruce Partridge to speak at Bates College

Wednesday, April 28, 2004 2:51 pm

Astronomer R. Bruce Partridge visits Bates College to give a lecture titled "Photographing the Big Bang" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Avenue.

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