Archives for "Europe"
October 25, 2011 6:37 pm
“I love to watch other people take photos,” says photographer Ebbe Sweet ’11, a program assistant on the Bates Semester…
October 21, 2011 10:28 am
A best-selling author whose writing has explored Americans’ relationships to faith, Jeff Sharlet examines anti-Islamism through the lens of this year’s tragic massacre in Norway.
August 31, 2011 12:27 pm
The federal Fulbright Program has awarded grants for teaching and research in Argentina, China, Germany and Spain to five Bates College alumni.
April 6, 2011 11:25 am
The two students of Russian began their Mount David Summit panel presentation with a black-and-white photograph showing the open casket…
February 11, 2011 3:34 pm
You can still make money doing business in Russia, says Jere Calmes ’92, just not in the same wild ways.
November 12, 2010 11:52 am
The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with “Ordinary People” by Serbian director Vladimir Perisic, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, and 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at the Ronj, Bates’ student-run coffeehouse at 32 Frye St.
November 5, 2010 3:49 pm
The National Science Foundation has awarded $619,000 to Bates College and two other Maine schools to continue a long-term study of the relationship among climate, the environment and human activity in the Shetland Islands, northeast of Scotland. The three-year grant supports the Shetland Islands Climate and Settlement Project, an international multidisciplinary exploration of a period and place in history where “the sands of time” became more than just a cliche.
September 30, 2010 3:49 pm
As summer turns to fall, we are sharing stories from students who had Bates-related summer experiences. Name: Gohar Shahinyan ’12…
May 26, 2010 3:57 pm
Thanks to English Teaching Assistantships from the federal Fulbright Program, two Bates College seniors and a Bates alumnus will teach English overseas starting next fall. The Fulbright recipients are Avery Masters, a senior from Mill Valley, Calif., who will teach in Spain; Maura McGee, a senior from Manchester, N.H., who will teach in France; and Corey Pattison, a 2009 graduate now living in Gaza who will head for Indonesia.
November 17, 2009 3:17 pm
Robert Friedman, a Bates College junior, is one of 18 college students nationwide set to lobby international climate treaty negotiators next month on behalf of a Sierra Club youth organization.