Archives for "Science and technology"
Bobcat slugger Noah Lynd ’11 looks at the physics of new NCAA-mandated bats

Friday, April 29, 2011 11:48 am

This spring, new NCAA rules have literally taken the bat out of...

For aspiring researcher Ducommun '11, senior thesis is a springboard to graduate school

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 1:43 pm

Melissa Ducommun ’11 talks about the role her senior thesis and adviser...

Chevron's Lisa Barry '77 brings global energy insights to College Key residency

Friday, March 25, 2011 9:11 am

Lisa Barry '77, on campus March 23 and 24 as the 2011 College Key Distinguished Alumna in Residence, is vice president and general manager of Chevron government affairs.

'Genetic Ancestry Tracing and the YouTube Generation' continues lecture series

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 9:46 am

As part of a series exploring the impacts of social and technological progress on concepts of race, Alondra Nelson visits Bates College to deliver her lecture, Roots Revelations: Genetic Ancestry Tracing and the YouTube Generation. The event takes place at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 3, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road.

Matter of Facts: Olin (then) vs. Garcelon (now) time-lapse movies

Friday, February 11, 2011 9:06 am

In the 1980s, lecturer Gene Clough famously created a time-lapse film of...

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‘A Generous Thing for Friends’

Friday, February 11, 2011 8:29 am

Rachel Segall ’91 carries a baby for Erik Mercer ’91 and Sandro...

Race in a Post-Human World talks resume with look at pop music, mobile technologies

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 1:40 pm

Continuing a Bates series exploring the impacts of technology on concepts of race, Alexander Weheliye, an authority on African American culture at Northwestern University, offers the lecture "Ring Ring Ring: Popular Music and Mobile Technologies" at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

CANCELED: Race in a Post-Human World lecture

Thursday, December 2, 2010 8:59 am

A talk scheduled for 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, by author Lisa Nakamura has been canceled due to illness.

'Antisocial Media' opens 'Race in a Post-Human World' series

Monday, November 22, 2010 1:53 pm

As part of a Bates College series exploring the impacts of social and technological progress on concepts of race, author Lisa Nakamura offers a lecture at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). Nakamura's lecture, titled Antisocial Media: Understanding Racism and Homophobia in a Digitally Connected World, will address social media's influence on concepts of race and homosexuality, and will touch on the recent suicide of Rutgers first-year Tyler Clementi.

Video: NASA profile of Petro '01 reveals influence of Bates mentor

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 3:23 pm

"Also at Bates Petro met Professor Gene Clough, Lecturer in Geology and Physics, who became his dear friend, advisor, role model and tour guide as he delved into planetary geology."

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