Stories about "Faculty and staff"
Physicist Childress among 'spin doctors' making quantum discovery

Tuesday, 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.

With contemporary interest, Society of Antiquaries elects Michael Jones as Fellow

Friday, October 7, 2011 9:18 am

When Professor of History Michael Jones learned of his recent election as...

Video: Maine river restoration documentary features environmental economist Lynne Lewis

Thursday, September 29, 2011 12:19 pm

Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis’ collaborative work on Maine river rehabilitation is...

Audio: Chris Murtagh’s 600-mile dash to graduation

Tuesday, 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.

Olin Arts Center introduces 'Flash' concerts

Wednesday, 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 olinarts@bates.edu

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Video: Bates professors say what course they’re excited to teach (2011)

Friday, September 9, 2011 2:01 pm

As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation on Sept. 6,...

Don’t be ruled by social constructs, ‘Winning’ author tells Convocation audience

Wednesday, 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.

Boston Globe explores the life of David Aschauer; services set for Saturday

Friday, September 2, 2011 6:31 pm

In a touching and insightful story, The Boston Globe explores the unexpected...

Ready, set, welcome: Nine behind-the-scenes stories about the new Bates year

Friday, September 2, 2011 11:22 am

After the first-year students and their trip leaders headed off on their...

Convocation to feature remarks by faculty member nationally noted for recent book

Thursday, September 1, 2011 2:47 pm

Bates begins its 154th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 6, with Convocation ceremonies that formally open the year and welcome new students, including transfer students and the 506 members of the Class of 2015.

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