Stories about "Awards to faculty"
Professors Michael Retelle, at left, and William Ambrose on the island of Ingøya, Norway. (© Randall Hyman)
Dead clams talking: $337,000 grant supports clamshell-climate research

Monday, October 27, 2014 1:31 pm

An oceanographer and a geologist at Bates have received a National Science Foundation grant to create a 1,000-year record of changing sea and climate conditions in the Norwegian Arctic.

Bates biology professor Larissa Williams discusses the image of a zebrafish embryo at the Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory on July 23. Mostly from Bates, the students with her are, from left, Nabil Saleem '15, Roshni Mangar (College of the Atlantic '16), Katie Paulson '15 and Sophie Salas '15. (Bill Church/MDIBL)
Biomedical research at Bates gets $459K boost from INBRE

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 3:38 pm

Thanks to funding from a partnership of institutions in Maine, Bates will receive more than $459,000 this year to support biomedical research.

Professor of Psychology Todd Kahan. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Award supports Kahan’s study of cultural influences on visual perception

Monday, July 14, 2014 4:04 pm

Todd Kahan, a psychology professor who studies how people process visual information, has received a major award that will allow him to explore how cultural differences affect those processes.

Nathan Lundblad, assistant professor of physics, studies atomic behavior at ultracold temperatures. (Chris Milliman for Bates College)
Atomic physicist Nathan Lundblad chosen by NASA for space station research

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:44 pm

Lundblad is "absolutely over the moon with delight" — for what the project will do for his research, his students and Bates itself.

Dana Professor of Anthropology Loring Danforth. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Danforth’s ‘Children of the Greek Civil War’ receives prestigious book prize

Friday, December 20, 2013 3:09 pm

Co-written by anthropologist Danny Danforth, a study of children's evacuation campaigns during the Greek Civil War has received a prestigious book prize.

Philosophy, Fall 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 1:59 pm

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to welcome Paul Schofield to the...

Emily "Libby" Egan was one of four seniors to be honored by the Harward Center for outstanding community-engaged academic work. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Harward Center for Community Partnerships awards recognize 18

Monday, June 10, 2013 4:09 pm

The seventh annual Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnerships Awards recognized 18 individuals and organizations on May 8.

Professor of Sociology Emily Kane. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Friday, April 26, 2013 11:01 am

Maine Campus Compact will honor two members of the Bates community for their commitment to public involvement.

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Multimedia: Cultural collisions drive Kroepsch honoree

Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:37 pm

For anthropologist Loring Danforth, helping students navigate their own cultural collisions is "important and interesting.”

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Video: Kroepsch teaching award winner Vecsey inspires and demands

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4:06 pm

Katalin Vecsey enjoys figuring out characters in plays and shares a basic...

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