Stories about "Science and technology"
'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."

R&D chief at pharmaceuticals firm to discuss drug development

Thursday, October 21, 2010 4:04 pm

A talk at Bates by Steven Kates '83, vice president of research and development for the Massachusetts pharmaceuticals company Ischemix, visits Bates College to offer the presentation Ischemix: Discovery and Development has been rescheduled from Tuesday, Nov. 2, to Monday, Nov. 8. The time and location for the event will be announced.

The Boston Globe praises Bates' social-network Web page

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 11:42 am

The Boston Globe‘s Christopher Shea, who writes the Brainiac blog for Boston.com,...

About the Cover: Summer 2010

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

View the story by Bill Walsh ’86 on alumni involved in drug...

The Drug Makers

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

The pharmaceutical industry stirs skepticism even as it saves lives. Alums in...

'Quantum entanglement' research published

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 8:38 am

Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, is one of a team of physicists whose research into the intriguing phenomenon called quantum entanglement was published Aug. 5 on the Science Daily and Nature websites.

Chirality publishes student, Wenzel co-authored research

Monday, May 3, 2010 8:28 am

The March issue of the journal Chirality publishes original research co-authored by...

President Hansen lauds Bonney '80 for philanthropy, education leadership

Friday, 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.”

Physics highlights Lundblad’s work to solve ‘annoying situation’

Thursday, April 1, 2010 1:34 pm

The journal Physics highlights Bates physicist Nathan Lundblad‘s efforts, with colleagues, to...

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