Stories about "Teaching and education"
Remarks of the presidents

Tuesday, August 21, 2001 11:24 am

Regarding the Presidents’ Fourth of July Declaration on the Civic Responsibilities of Higher Education.

Ian Bleakney '91 awarded 2001 Barlow grant to study education in India

Monday, July 16, 2001 1:44 pm

Ian Bleakney ’91, a science teacher and department chair at Merritt College High School, a small public high school, in Oakland, Calif., was recently awarded the 2001 Barlow Alumni Travel Grant from Bates College.

Former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich to speak at Bates Commencement

Tuesday, May 15, 2001 4:16 pm

Robert B. Reich, U.S. Secretary of Labor during President Bill Clinton's first term, will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree and speak at the 135th commencement at Bates College Monday, June 4, in an outdoor ceremony on the quad in front of Coram Library.

Lillian Nayder, associate professor of English, explores Victorian lives

Monday, May 7, 2001 2:53 pm

Nayder's forthcoming Cornell University Press book, "Unequal Partners: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Victorian Authorship," explores the collaborative relationship between Dickens and Collins.

Seven Bates students receive Phillips Fellowships

Saturday, May 5, 2001 3:09 pm

Seven Bates juniors have been named 2001 Phillips Student Fellows and will each receive grants of up to $10,000 for summer research projects.

Four students named Philip J. Otis Fellows

Saturday, May 5, 2001 9:47 am

Bates College students Megan Gadsby of St. Michaels, Md.; Elizabeth Kreischer of Arlington Mass.; John Minor of Wilmington, N.C.; and Christopher Westcott of Princeton, N.J., have been named 2001 Phillip J. Otis Fellows.

Bates students successful in bid to reduce acid rain

Sunday, April 29, 2001 2:35 pm

The Bates College Planeteers, a group of Bates environmental economics students, have successfully purchased an emissions permit good for one ton of sulfur dioxide in the 2001 Acid Rain Allowance Auction held annually by the Chicago Board of Trade.

Charter school executive to discuss education and entrepreneurship

Friday, March 16, 2001 8:14 am

A.J. Clegg, chairman and chief executive officer of Nobel Education Dynamics Inc., will discuss Educational Ventures: The Charter School as part of the second annual Bates Seminar Series in Entrepreneurship on Monday, March 19, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.

Presidential Search Committee named

Wednesday, March 14, 2001 4:14 pm

A Presidential Search Committee has been formed by the Bates College Board of Trustees to evaluate candidates and nominate a successor to President Donald W. Harward.

Hughes Medical Institute awards $1.3 million grant for science education

Thursday, March 1, 2001 2:35 pm

Bates College has received a $1.3 million grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the nation's largest private supporter of science education from elementary school through postdoctoral studies.

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