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Monday

August 19, 2013
12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Schriger received grant funding through the Mellon Foundation to help her integrate her summer research into her academic work as a senior.

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Tuesday

July 30, 2013
4:28 pm

Connecticut Post profiles bird-bedecked aquarium intern Geissinger ’14

The Connecticut Post describes a day in the life of Emilie Geissinger ’14, a summer intern at the Marine Aquarium…

Connecticut Post profiles bird-bedecked aquarium intern Geissinger ’14

Wednesday

July 25, 2012
3:12 pm

Summer Student Research: Of snails, brains and hunger

First in a series, Jenny Bergeron ’14 is studying snail neuropeptides in relation to feeding behaviors.

Summer Student Research: Of snails, brains and hunger

Monday

June 18, 2012
4:05 pm

Sun Journal highlights a multi-generation farming family

The Lewiston Sun Journal profiles Tomi Chipman ’14 and her father Doug on the front page of its Father’s Day…

Sun Journal highlights a multi-generation farming family

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
3:34 pm

The Bates Class of 2014, by the numbers

Enrollment figures will not be final until Oct. 1, but Bates currently anticipates a class of 270 women and 231 men, selected from 4,517 applicants.

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
3:13 pm

Ready to respond, 501 new students hear the call as Bates begins 145th year

“What we do today is symbolic of what we do all year long,” Professor of Religious Studies Marcus Bruce ’77 told some 501 new students during Bates College’s Convocation on Sept. 7. One of five speakers at the ceremony on the Historic Quad, Bruce’s keynote address eloquently wove together an explication of the College’s new mission statement with the meaning of “convocation” itself — and, most importantly, what it all means to the new arrivals.

Friday

September 3, 2010
10:02 am

Sept. 7 Convocation to focus on decision-making, shared purposes

Bates College opens its 145th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with Convocation ceremonies welcoming the approximately 500 members of the Class of 2014. President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Professor Marcus Bruce, chair of the Bates religious studies department, are the featured speakers, with Hansen giving an address on How We Decide and Bruce focusing on A Shared Vocation that the new students are entering into.