Stories about "Teaching and education"
Roberts '04 receives Fulbright for musical research in Mongolia

Wednesday, June 2, 2004 12:36 pm

Michael P. Roberts, a recent Bates College graduate from Longmeadow, Mass., has received an award to support postgraduate research in Mongolia from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

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.

Phillips Exeter coach to share spiritual insights at Bates College

Friday, February 13, 2004 12:21 pm

David Weber, English faculty member and cross-country track coach at Phillips Exeter Academy, will share spiritual truths discovered during three decades of coaching and teaching in his talk, "Coaching the Heart: Coaching, Teaching, Writing and the Spiritual Path" at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue.

Mellon Learning Associates Program in the Humanities enhances students learning experience

Friday, January 30, 2004 10:07 am

Thanks to the New York-based Andrew Mellon Foundation, a Spanish poet and three Maine experts in the performing arts will join author Carolyn Chute and others in a learning associates program at Bates College.

Pope.L’s Black Factory ramps up production

Thursday, October 30, 2003 10:47 am

Working up to an April 2004 premiere at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, acclaimed visual and performance artist William Pope.L is collecting raw material for his "Black Factory" project from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, in Chase Hall Gallery at Bates College, where he teaches.

Wall Street Journal cites Bates for 'elite' grad-school preparation

Thursday, October 2, 2003 11:15 am

Bates is included in a new Wall Street Journal ranking of 50 colleges and universities that "send the most students to elite grad schools."

Bates recognized for top academic experience

Wednesday, August 20, 2003 11:34 am

The latest editions of the nation's "go-to" college guides and magazines continue to rank Bates College among the best U.S. liberal arts colleges.

College Republicans host school-choice debate

Tuesday, August 19, 2003 11:22 am

Education experts on both sides of the school-choice issue debate the question in an event organized by the Bates College Republicans at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, in the Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Avenue. The panel discussion -- titled "School Choice: The Right Choice for Maine?" -- is open to the public at no charge.

National summit on undergraduate research to be hosted

Friday, August 1, 2003 11:03 am

From Aug. 2 through 4, forty-nine leaders in chemistry research from U.S. academic institutions, industry and funding agencies will attend a national Undergraduate Research Summit at Bates.

Wallace Funds head explains new philanthropic approach

Friday, March 14, 2003 2:01 pm

In a March 7 talkdesigned to "remove the shroud of mystery" from the world of foundation philanthropy, the president of the Wallace–Reader's Digest Funds described how that organization has fundamentally changed its modus operandi.

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