Biology Archives

Friday

October 2, 2015 9:55 am

Plant Blogs – Bio 117 – Witch Hazel

Plant Blogs – Bio 117 – Witch Hazel

By Henry Finkelstein Witch Hazel (Hamamelis ovalis) Family: Hamamelidaceae Photograph source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/hortoris/4348323081/     Identifying Traits: Classified as a shrub,…

Tuesday

September 22, 2015 12:41 pm

Plant Blogs – Bio 117 – Corn

Plant Blogs – Bio 117 – Corn

Corn Author: Isa Barrengos Common name: Corn Scientific name: Zea mays Corn is a sturdy stalk in the Poaceae family…

Tuesday

September 8, 2015 11:26 am

Biology Department Welcomes New Faculty

Biology Department Welcomes New Faculty

            The Biology Department is very pleased to welcome three new faculty to our ranks…

Friday

May 29, 2015 12:29 pm

Sharon Kinsman Retires from Biology Department After 30 Years of Service

Sharon Kinsman Retires from Biology Department After 30 Years of Service

Dr. Sharon Kinsman, a faculty member in the Department of Biology, is retiring from the College after 30 years of…

Thursday

May 28, 2015 12:56 pm

2015 Pomeroy Scholarship Recipients Announced

2015 Pomeroy Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Harriet M. and Fred E. Pomeroy Fund Scholarship recipients for 2015 are Kristina Tobin ’12 and Whitney Thomas ’08….

Tuesday

May 26, 2015 2:47 pm

Don Dearborn provides expert commentary on 3d printing of birds eggs for research

Don Dearborn provides expert commentary on 3d printing of birds eggs for research

Professor Don Dearborn, chair of the biology department and brood parasitism expert, was quoted in a press release on the…

Tuesday

May 26, 2015 2:34 pm

A Fond Farewell to Four Friends and Colleagues

As the academic year closes, the Biology Department will be losing  four very excellent colleagues whose presence and contributions have…

Friday

March 27, 2015 11:20 am

Biology Seminar Series

Biology Seminar Series

The Department of Biology  Invites the Campus Community to a Seminar On “Understanding Amphibian Decline:  The Role of Pollution and…

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 2:16 pm

Biology Seminar Series

Biology Seminar Series

The Bates College Biology Department Invites the College Community to a Talk by Dr. Laura Ekstrom Wheaton College “Walking Stingrays…

Monday

March 9, 2015 10:08 am

Biology Seminar Series

Biology Seminar Series

The College Community is Invited to a Talk by Dr. Joe Roman University of Vermont “Harboring Diversity: Genetic Variation, Propagule…