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Bates summer student researchers Jia Ahn-Pan '16 of Kuching, Malaysia (seated) and Akachukwu Obi '15 (right) of Nnewi, Nigeria, work under the guidance of Associate Professor of Chemistry Matt Cote in August 2015. A new grant from the Sherman Fairchild Foundation will support 15 new student researchers at Bates. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
New $270,000 grant will make the student summer research experience even better

Friday, March 11, 2016 1:16 pm

The grant from the Sherman Fairchild Foundation will fund 15 new student research positions in STEM fields while improving the overall summer research experience.

Mount David Summit 2009 continues Bates tradition

Thursday, May 21, 2009 4:38 pm

More than 280 students participated in the eighth Mount David Summit, Bates...

Slide show features Mount David Summit 2007

Tuesday, April 3, 2007 12:41 pm

Hundreds of Bates people and members of the local community flooded Pettengill Hall as the College mounted its sixth annual Mount David Summit on March 30.

Geology professor to present paper on arsenic

Wednesday, March 27, 1996 10:35 am

Lois K. Ongley, assistant professor of geology at Bates, will discuss the results of a study of the sorption of dissolved arsenic by sand at the 1996 Northeastern Section Meeting of the Geological Society of America on Friday at 8:40 a.m. in Regency A of the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Buffalo, N.Y.

Geology students present results of research in Mexico

Wednesday, March 27, 1996 10:30 am

The drinking water in Zimapán has an average arsenic concentration of 0.3 mg/L. The WHO drinking water standard is 0.05 mg/L. The residents of Zimapán are beginning to show ill health effects of chronic arsenic poisoning which include skin cancer and kidney and liver disease. Montgomery and Tichenor are trying to determine the source of the arsenic and the pathway by which it enters the groundwater supply.