Archives for "Maine/world"

Friday

March 15, 2013 10:01 am

When climbing, ‘nothing else matters,’ says Chester Chiao ’13

When climbing, ‘nothing else matters,’ says Chester Chiao ’13

“I climb because it helps me discover my limits, face my fears and overcome them.”

Thursday

March 14, 2013 2:37 pm

Multimedia: Cultural collisions drive Kroepsch honoree

Multimedia: Cultural collisions drive Kroepsch honoree

For anthropologist Loring Danforth, helping students navigate their own cultural collisions is “important and interesting.”

Monday

March 4, 2013 12:35 pm

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Four alumni panelists discuss the connections between the classroom and their careers.

Friday

February 22, 2013 8:41 am

The wait is over: F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase happens March 2

The wait is over: F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase happens March 2

The annual F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase takes place Saturday, March 2, at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston.

Thursday

February 21, 2013 9:29 am

Thanks to tar-sands oil letter, two sophomores named advocacy project finalists

Thanks to tar-sands oil letter, two sophomores named advocacy project finalists

Two Bates sophomores are among finalists in a letter-writing competition designed to teach college students effective advocacy.

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 5:06 pm

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Coach Al Fereshetian says expectations for Spofford are “very high. He put in a fantastic fall of training.”

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 2:58 pm

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis ’10.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 2:22 pm

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Monday

November 12, 2012 6:49 am

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Marshall Ganz, a public policy expert at Harvard, delivers the annual Andrews Lecture on Nov. 14.

Wednesday

October 31, 2012 4:29 pm

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Bates is one of two higher-education institutions nationwide to be honored by the American Psychological Association for a distinctive culture of service to the field of psychology.