Archives for "Faculty and staff"
October 11, 2011 2:54 pm
While physicists have been able for decades to measure the spin state of a single atom in a vacuum, previous techniques for measuring the spin of a single electron or nucleus in a solid state disturb surrounding spins. Now researchers including Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, have developed a way to measure spin that avoids this problem.
October 7, 2011 9:18 am
When Professor of History Michael Jones learned of his recent election as a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of…
September 29, 2011 12:19 pm
Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis’ collaborative work on Maine river rehabilitation is featured in the Maine Public Broadcasting Network documentary…
September 27, 2011 11:19 am
Chris Murtagh ’11, track coach Al Fereshetian and David Pless ’13 made an overnight, 600-mile dash from Washington, D.C., back to Bates for Murtagh’s graduation.
September 14, 2011 2:43 pm
The Olin Arts Center introduces the new “Flash” concerts. The first concert features a jazz quintet with Bates faculty members, the second features jazz guitarist Sean McGowan. All concerts are open to the public at no charge. For more information contact 207-786-6135 or firstname.lastname@example.org
September 9, 2011 2:01 pm
As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation on Sept. 6, we asked several professors a question: What course…
September 7, 2011 3:59 pm
“Become a sociologist of conscience, or perhaps an archeologist of culture,” the Bates College Class of 2015 was told as the new academic year began — in other words, this is your time to understand, and redefine, the social norms that guide us through life.
September 6, 2011 11:09 am
The day started out wet, but the rain was giving way to a gentle warmth as Josh Quint ’14 moved into a ground-floor double in Parker Hall.
September 2, 2011 6:31 pm
In a touching and insightful story, The Boston Globe explores the unexpected death of Bates economics professor David Aschauer, who…
September 2, 2011 11:22 am
After the first-year students and their trip leaders headed off on their preorientation AESOP trips on Monday, we did a…