Biology Archives


April 30, 2014 7:29 pm

Day 1: Bienvenidos a los Galapagos

We have finally arrived to the Galapagos, and it’s been an exciting day full of tortoises, land and marine iguanas,…


April 29, 2014 11:54 pm

In the Galapagos!

Just a quick note to let you all know that we have made it to the Galapagos. We had a…


April 29, 2014 8:42 am

We’re in Ecuador!

We made it to Guayaquil! Good morning from Ecuador. Yesterday began with a 3:30am push off from Lewiston in three…


April 26, 2014 1:10 pm

Last day of class – are we ready to go?

Friday after the final lecture and presentations we did a last check to make sure everyone has all the needed…


April 24, 2014 4:21 pm

Galapagos Blog – pre-departure lecture

First week lectures on Charles Darwin, evolution, and the natural, geological, and human histories of the Galapagos set the stage…


April 11, 2014 3:00 pm

Galapagos Islands Short Term Course

Eighteen Bates students will spend 3 weeks studying the ecology and evolutionary history of the Galapagos Archipelago during Short term…