Stories about "Faculty and staff"
Look What We Found: Mara Tieken’s green, battered, and beloved armchair

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:00 pm

Call it ugly, and she’ll agree, but Mara Tieken still loves the green chair for its personality and history, if not its Mad Men style.

Bates College names Malcolm Hill as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Monday, January 8, 2018 10:29 am

Hill, who comes to Bates from the University of Richmond, is a "seasoned academic leader with a deep commitment to the liberal arts," said President Clayton Spencer.

Crop advisers can influence farmers to adopt conservation practices

Friday, January 5, 2018 12:05 pm

Farmers trust crop advisers, a type of consultant, on lots of things. A Bates faculty member found that their influence can be harnessed for conservation work.

For the holidays, four recipes from the Bates kitchens

Thursday, December 21, 2017 10:34 am

With another food-fueled holiday season upon us, here are four dishes, both mains and sides, from the 2017 Harvest Meal.

Bates in the News: Dec. 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 3:06 pm

Bates classmates publish one of 2017's most-discussed research articles, and author-illustrator Matt Tavares '97 gets great reviews for his new children's book.

Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel dies at age 92

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 8:53 am

Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel died on Dec. 14, 2017, at age 92.

Q&A: Matt Jadud envisions a ‘fundamentally inclusive’ Digital and Computational Studies program

Friday, December 15, 2017 9:57 am

"There should be nothing structural that discriminates implicitly or explicitly against any of our students."

What I Mean When I Say: Susan Dewsnap and ‘bat’

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:56 pm

A bat can be a nocturnal mammal, or a home-run hitter. For Susan Dewsnap, it's an important piece of pottery equipment.

Bates at Night: Hitting the books, the chai, and the Thesis Café

Friday, December 1, 2017 11:00 am

On Wednesday night, students in Ladd Library helped themselves to chai as they pulled out their books and opened their laptops.

Look What We Found: All the stuff in James Reese’s office

Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:32 pm

Longtime dean James Reese won't tell you his favorite office item. But he will tell you why and how students have made so many gifts to him during his 40 years.

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