Stories about "Geology"
Friday, September 16, 2016 11:07 am
What happens when students unplug? For that, we hear from 14 students who spent a stretch of time offline during their Short Term fieldwork in the Northern Rocky Mountains.
Friday, July 22, 2016 10:42 am
Jake Atwood ’19 saw pictures of what his first Short Term might look like. He thought, “This is exactly what I came to Bates to do.”
Friday, August 28, 2015 12:00 pm
From beach to marsh, geology students did faculty-guided thesis fieldwork in and around the Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area, with time for play, too.
Friday, August 21, 2015 8:15 am
Here’s what it is like to spend the summer as a funded research assistant in a Bates geology lab.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 3:38 pm
Bates College is now home to a state-of-the-art confocal microscope, only the second of its kind in the state, that professors call a "game-changer" for student learning and faculty 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.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 8:48 am
Geneviève Robert, an assistant professor of geology who started at Bates in August, researches the rheology -- the factors that influence the flow -- of volcanic molten rock.
Friday, May 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Videographer Sarah Crosby transports you to Cranberry Isles for brief moments of geology, kayaking and camaraderie.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 8:34 am
Described as "a thought-provoking documentary about the folly of shoreline construction in the Hurricane Sandy age," the film "Shored Up" will be shown on May 19.
Friday, May 2, 2014 9:00 am
Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.