Stories about "sustainability"
Bates announces Climate Action Plan; biomass is key to zero emissions by 2020

Friday, February 26, 2010 10:17 am

Burning biomass to provide the Bates College campus with heat and some electricity is key to the college's new Climate Action Plan, which anticipates carbon neutrality across the Bates enterprise by 2020.

‘Dealing with Climate Change’

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 11:15 am

Maine Public Broadcasting Network rebroadcast the Harward Center’s September Civic Forum panel,...

Grant, fellowship recognize food service sustainability

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 10:48 am

“Bates College stood out as a best-practice example showing a broad level of impact across many aspects of sustainability.”

University Business honors Dining Services' commitment to sustainability, excellence

Thursday, October 1, 2009 12:59 pm

University Business magazine has awarded Bates a “Dining Hall of Distinction” award...

Facilities Master Plan: Forum, Open Houses start May 13

Friday, May 8, 2009 2:52 pm

Bates College is updating its 2004 Facilities Master Plan. The Facilities Master...

Homing in on Green Design

Sunday, March 1, 2009 11:33 am

Perils and possibilities arise as consumers seek green options in building and architecture.

Bates students to take part in D.C. energy demonstration

Friday, February 27, 2009 3:09 pm

Fifty Bates College students are among an estimated 10,000 young people from around the United States who will gather in the nation's capital on Feb. 27 for a four-day summit supporting immediate action on climate, energy and economic issues.

The Farmer's Father: Steve Hoad '72

Thursday, February 5, 2009 2:38 pm

Blind from birth, Steve Hoad was raised by a mother who “understood that children were children,” he says. “It was expected that I would do things children do.” His outdoors experiences as a child and a desire to conserve land solidified Hoad’s dream to one day live with his family on a farm.

Pristine isn't the dream, says geologist Matt Grove '94

Friday, January 9, 2009 12:00 pm

arly in the 1900s, two manufacturing plants in Arlington, Mass., dumped their chemical waste out back, which polluted a town-owned pond, later filled to create the high school football field.

The Farmer's Father

Friday, November 14, 2008 5:08 pm

Blind from birth, Steve Hoad, Bates College Class of 1972, was raised...

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