Stories about "People and groups"
Assistant Professor of Biology Larissa Williams.
An expert in genetic impacts of pollution, Larissa Williams joins biology faculty

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 2:38 pm

In a sense, Bates biologist Larissa Williams studies the process of evolution as it happens.

Anthropology major Devin Tatro '14 talks with Saudi men at a desert farm in the Eastern Province during a Short Term trip last spring to Saudi Arabia led by Dana Professor of Anthropology Loring Danforth. This was a rare moment in Saudi society: women talking with men publicly and allowed not to wear abayas. Photo: Ana Bisaillon ’12.
In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 4:07 pm

Danforth's letter is in response to a review of the book On Saudi Arabia by Karen Elliott House.

The Momenta Quartet.
Faculty compositions featured on Momenta Quartet program

Monday, December 3, 2012 2:32 pm

The renowned Momenta Quartet performs new music by two Bates composers on Dec. 4.

Miura seeks brass players for New York premiere

Friday, November 30, 2012 9:22 pm

Hiroya Miura, director of the college orchestra and a widely known composer, is presenting the world premiere of a piece, on Dec. 21 in Harlem.

Elizabeth Danello '14 portrays Lisa in the 2012 Bates production of "Collected Stories."
Two-actor drama explores friendship, rivalry, artistic conflict

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 3:40 pm

Collected Stories, a play about ambition, artistic conflicts, rivalries and friendship, comes to life at Bates Dec. 7-9.

Professor of Psychology Kathy Low leads a discussion in her first-year seminar "Corporal Culture: Body and Health in America." The course addresses a variety of topics related to body and health, from body image to body dysmorphia.
Psychology department receives national award for dedication to service

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 4:29 pm

Bates is one of two higher-education institutions nationwide to be honored by the American Psychological Association for a distinctive culture of service to the field of psychology.

A Bates landmark: The inauguration of A. Clayton Spencer as eighth president

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 9:00 am

Bates will formally welcome its new president, A. Clayton Spencer, this week with events culminating in her inauguration on Friday afternoon, Oct. 26.

10/27/10Olin Concert Hall Gubernatorial DebateJohn Baughman
Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 11:32 am

An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.

Bookies and other gamblers used to depend on skilled "line men," like Uncle Arthur, for timely sports results, including race results from Suffolk Downs in East Boston, shown here in the 1930s. Photograph courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.
Marcus ’82 pens Globe Magazine story of ‘Uncle Arthur,’ famed gambling racketeer

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 10:33 am

From the 1950s to the 1970s Arthur Marcus was one of the best at his job.

Jakub Kazecki, assistant professor of German. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 8:29 am

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

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