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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
May 16, 2014 12:00 pm
Videographer Sarah Crosby transports you to Cranberry Isles for brief moments of geology, kayaking and camaraderie.
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.
May 2, 2014 9:00 am
Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.
March 21, 2014 8:59 am
Eusden enters the film as an expert who links the experiential with the geological.
January 30, 2014 2:44 pm
“It’s hard to comprehend billions of years,” says geology professor Mike Retelle.