Archives for "Society and culture"
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:34 am
For the first time since the school’s founding, the "young ladies of the freshman class at Bates outnumber the young men."
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:00 am
Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 10:39 am
At Reunion, two Bates classes 25 years apart talk about the pursuit of happiness.
Thursday, June 25, 2009 9:36 am
A story by The Boston Globe reveals how Daniel Berman '08, a graduate student at St. Andrews University in Scotland and self-described elections junkie, has "leaped beyond the blogosphere and into the global headlines" with a co-written article that points out "data-driven evidence of widespread election irregularities" in Iran.
Monday, May 25, 2009 11:10 am
They may as well have played on their own home courts, or at Lisbon High School for that matter, 3,000 miles away. But one of the greatest moments in the history of Bates athletics was a win over virtual neighbor and arch rival Bowdoin, decided in Southern California late Sunday night.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009 10:47 am
New sounds suggested by the Bates radio station jocks.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 3:55 pm
Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote to America's culture of "happiness at all costs," visits Bates College to give a talk called "The Power of Melancholy" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009 9:27 am
John Comaroff, an influential social scientist at the University of Chicago, gives...
Sunday, April 26, 2009 9:50 am
Writing in the Lewiston Sun Journal, Associate Professor of Psychology Michael Sargent...
Thursday, April 23, 2009 1:24 pm
Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote...