Stories about "Academic Life"
Friday, December 8, 2023 9:38 am
As the year ticks to a close, here’s a countdown of the 10 most-viewed BatesNews stories of 2023, ranked by page views and also including the average time you all spent viewing the stories.
Thursday, November 30, 2023 5:59 pm
Visiting Bates to deliver the Otis Lecture, poet Nancy Campbell invited the peer writing and language tutors to play her famed Polar Tombolo game to gain insight into language diversity and the power of words.
Wednesday, November 29, 2023 5:49 pm
Provasnik's campus job, in the Olin Arts Center ceramics studio, fits both her majors: studio art (of course) but also chemistry. She's one of 716 students, or 40 percent of the campus enrollment of around 1,800, who have at least one campus job this semester.
Friday, November 17, 2023 3:28 am
Our latest in an occasional roundup of quotable quotes about the fall theater production, our Veterans Day observance, and the painful aftermath of the Lewiston shootings.
Thursday, November 16, 2023 11:33 am
Dániel Karsai, a Hungarian human rights lawyer, has ALS and wants the right to die with dignity. Vecsey, a Bates faculty member and voice expert, is helping him voice his case before the European Court for Human Rights, Nov. 27–28.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 4:48 pm
Professor of Mathematics Adriana Salerno says it feels odd getting an individual award because teaching "is a community activity."
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 8:18 am
An innovative and inclusive teacher, Ott received the 2023 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching for helping students be "the best version” of themselves.
Friday, November 10, 2023 1:44 pm
For folks who've just climbed aboard the Bobcat bandwagon, here are 12 CatFacts about this year's historic field hockey program, team, and players.
Thursday, November 9, 2023 2:40 pm
As we were setting out items for this edition of Ladd Library Lost & Found, retired math professor Bonnie Shulman stopped by because a venerable Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus calculator caught her eye.
Friday, November 3, 2023 10:53 am
A selection of recent mentions of Bates in the news media, including a summary of coverage of Bates during the Lewiston tragedy.