Archives for "Faculty and staff"

Tuesday

July 31, 2012 11:15 am

Roy Farnsworth, professor emeritus of geology, dies at 84

Roy Farnsworth, professor emeritus of geology, dies at 84

Professor Farnsworth explored creative ways to give his geology students fieldwork experience.

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 2:22 pm

In a case of turnabout, museum director shows his own art in Chicago

On July 13, Chicago’s Zolla/Lieberman Gallery opened exhibitions by Bates Museum of Art Director Dan Mills and two other artists.

Tuesday

May 29, 2012 1:30 am

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Bates President-elect Clayton Spencer today announced the appointment of Leigh A. Weisenburger, Bates’ current director of admission, as the college’s…

Monday

May 7, 2012 2:03 pm

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

“Desperate Alewives,” a Maine Public Broadcasting Network documentary featuring Bates environmental economist Lynne Lewis among others, has been nominated for a New England Emmy.

Wednesday

May 2, 2012 2:47 pm

Feintuch exhibition in Germany reviewed

Feintuch exhibition in Germany reviewed

The major German newspaper Berlin Zeitung reviewed a gallery exhibition in Berlin by Robert Feintuch, a member of the Bates art faculty.

Wednesday

March 14, 2012 3:30 pm

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Friday

March 9, 2012 4:42 pm

Public radio follows pianist Frank Glazer’s ‘Long Road’

Public radio follows pianist Frank Glazer’s ‘Long Road’

Public radio’s popular interview program The Story visits pianist and Bates artist-in-residence Frank Glazer.

Friday

February 3, 2012 8:21 am

High time for performance of works by a different Dickens

High time for performance of works by a different Dickens

Bates professor rediscovers music by Dickens’ older sister.

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 11:31 am

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and Jane Costlow explain their students’ partnership with the…

Friday

January 13, 2012 4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.