Archives for "Society and culture"
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:40 am
Tieken researches how rural public schools shape their communities and, in particular, those schools' influence on racial dynamics. A former public schoolteacher in rural Tennessee, Tieken says she is "continually stunned by how overlooked rural schools are in educational policymaking."
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 2:49 pm
A community forum, film screening, and two speakers discuss their work on Wedndesday, May 4.
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.
Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 pm
In 1940, the Civilian Pilot Training Program put Bates students in the...
Friday, February 11, 2011 2:00 pm
Bates PRIDE, the College’s LGBT alumni group, examines the intersection of careers...
Friday, February 11, 2011 1:15 pm
Competitive mindset is a losing proposition, argues sociologist Francesco Duina Americans are...
Friday, February 11, 2011 11:16 am
At the reception following their July 31 wedding outside Madison, Wis., Keith...
Friday, February 11, 2011 8:29 am
Rachel Segall ’91 carries a baby for Erik Mercer ’91 and Sandro...
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 4:05 pm
South Florida Gay News columnist Dan Woog profiles two-time NCAA champion hammer...
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 11:02 am
As a report in Science News states, the research "supports a controversial view that biology as well as society underlies boys’ and girls’ contrasting toy preferences."