January 31, 2014 12:45 pm
Rachel Baumann’s interest in her grandparents gained new intensity when, supported by a Phillips Fellowship, she spent summer 2013 researching their story of courage, audacity and survival as Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe.
January 31, 2014 12:37 pm
In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.
January 28, 2003 3:16 pm
Senior Smadar Bakovic, an English major, will discuss Arab perspectives on the historic mistrust between Arabs and Jews.
May 13, 2002 2:16 pm
Four Bates College students have been named 2002 Phillips Student Fellows, recipients of an award that provides major funding for summer research projects involving meaningful immersion in different cultures.
March 27, 2002 3:24 pm
Diana Shaghayegh Sepehri, a Bates College senior born in Iran and now a resident of Sacramento, Calif., has received one of 60 prestigious research fellowships awarded this month by the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Program.
June 14, 2001 9:04 am
Bates junior awarded Beinecke Scholarship and junior Jason Surdukowski named Harry S. Truman Scholar
Bates College junior Volkan Stodolsky of Germantown, Md., has been awarded an Edwin, Frederick and Walter Beinecke Memorial Scholarship; junior Jason Surdukowski of Concord, N.H., a double major in studio art and political science, has been named a 2001 Harry S. Truman Scholar.
May 31, 2000 12:09 pm
Margot Fine, a Bates College sophomore from Scarsdale, N.Y., has been named a 2000 Phillips Student Fellow and will receive a grant of up to $10,000 to live with a Nepali family in a rural village in the Himalayan mountains while working with the village on community development for six weeks this summer.
May 30, 2000 4:12 pm
John J. Minor, a Bates College junior from Wilmington, N.C., has been named a 2000 Phillips Student Fellow and will receive a grant of up to $10,000 to study music in a cross-cultural context in Ghana this summer.
May 30, 2000 4:04 pm
Mindy Newman, a Bates College senior from Atlanta, Ga., has been named a 2000 Phillips Student Fellow and will receive a grant of up to $10,000 to conduct pre-thesis research on “Egeria’s Travels,” the epistolary journal of the late fourth-century Christian female pilgrim Egeria.
May 30, 2000 11:42 am
Sze Wei Ang, a Bates College senior from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has been named a 2000 Phillips Student Fellow and will receive a grant of up to $10,000 to study the ethnic, cultural and racial tensions encountered by the indigenous Orang Asli peoples of Malaysia.