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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.

Stephen Engel, assistant professor of politics

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:48 am

Stephen Engel's research interests include American political development, constitutional development, relations among the branches of government, and social movements, particularly gay and lesbian mobilization for social change.

Mara Tieken, assistant professor of education

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:40 am

Tieken researches how rural public schools shape their communities and, in particular, those schools' influence on racial dynamics. A former public schoolteacher in rural Tennessee, Tieken says she is "continually stunned by how overlooked rural schools are in educational policymaking."

Bates appoints tenure-track faculty in politics, English, education

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:19 am

Bates' commitment to social justice, its stated values of diversity and equity, and its innovative teaching were all factors that drew three scholars to join the faculty for the 2011-12 academic year. These potentially tenured faculty members have added to our knowledge about political antagonism toward federal courts, the role of the body in Arab American and African American literature, and the cultural and community functions of rural schools.

TherĂ­ Pickens, assistant professor of English

Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:09 am

Pickens investigates African American and Arab American literature, literary theory and disability issues. She bases her research on the exploration of the nature of awareness itself -- a branch of philosophy called phenomenology.

Services for David Aschauer, revered researcher and colleague, on Sept. 17

Thursday, August 25, 2011 3:12 pm

David Aschauer, a Bates economics professor known nationally for research illustrating the economic stimulus provided by government spending on public infrastructure, died Monday, Aug. 22.

Dean Emeritus James Carignan '61, man of 'high energy, principled action and unwavering commitment,' dies at 72

Monday, August 15, 2011 9:35 am

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Dean Emeritus of...

For your perusal, the bookstore’s 2011 ‘Non-required Reading List’

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 2:56 pm

Each year, as a gift to the graduating class, the staff of...

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