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Monday

August 19, 2013 12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Summer Student Research: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Schriger received grant funding through the Mellon Foundation to help her integrate her summer research into her academic work as a senior.

Tuesday

August 13, 2013 12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Zuhayr Reaz ’16 is doing fieldwork in support of WaterAid in in his home country of Bangladesh, where nearly one…

Monday

July 8, 2013 4:00 pm

Turkey: Through a Bobcat’s lens

Turkey: Through a Bobcat’s lens

This past Short Term, I took the course “Turkey: From Empire to State.” For part of the course, we ventured forth to Turkey.

Friday

June 21, 2013 10:26 am

Hathorn Hall’s columns get stripped down and freshened up

Hathorn Hall’s columns get stripped down and freshened up

Before being painted, Hathorn Hall’s columns get the bare naked treatment.

Tuesday

May 21, 2013 3:04 pm

Bates produces its largest-ever number of Fulbright grant recipients

Bates produces its largest-ever number of Fulbright grant recipients

Known as a top producer of students receiving Fulbright U.S. Student Grants, Bates will graduate 10 such students — a record number for the college.

Tuesday

April 2, 2013 4:39 pm

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

Three senior thesis projects presented during the Mount David Summit illustrated intriguing examples of the state role in Chinese culture.

Wednesday

March 6, 2013 1:10 pm

Inside Africa Fashion Show explores traditional fashions, Africa’s worldwide influence

Inside Africa Fashion Show explores traditional fashions, Africa’s worldwide influence

Reflecting the influence of African fashion abroad as well as the diversity of the continent’s apparel, the second annual Inside Africa Fashion Show takes place March 15.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 11:31 am

Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

A filmmaker dedicated to producing documentaries about the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, Gilbert Ndahayo shows his new film at Bates on March 4.

Tuesday

February 26, 2013 4:06 pm

Give peace a chance: Israeli-Palestinian band with a mission coming to Bates

Give peace a chance: Israeli-Palestinian band with a mission coming to Bates

Bates presents the young Israeli and Palestinian musicians of Heartbeat, a band seeking to use music to promote peace in the Middle East, on Feb. 27

Tuesday

February 19, 2013 1:02 pm

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

An African monkey known as a lesula was recently confirmed as a new species by Kate Detwiler ’95 and her fellow primate researchers.