Admitted Students Reception 2017 Schedule

Below, please find the schedule of events for Bates’ on-campus Admitted Students Receptions. All guests will be provided with a printed schedule upon arrival.

We suggest that all guests park in the lot behind Merrill Gym, located at 141 Russell Street.

If you or someone in your party will require some type of accommodation during your visit (e.g. wheelchair, hearing aid, etc.), please contact the Office of Admission at 1-855-228-3755 at least one full week prior to the Admitted Student Reception so that the appropriate arrangements can be made.

Register for an Admitted Students Reception

Friday, April 7, 2017 Schedule

7:30 – 10:00 a.m. Registration and Reception
Have a cup of coffee, meet our staff, and start planning your day at Bates!
Memorial Commons
Chase Hall
56 Campus Avenue
8:00 – 8:50 a.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from the Chase Hall Lobby.
Chase Hall Lobby
56 Campus Avenue
9:15–9:50 a.m. Bates Class of 2021 Welcome
Memorial Commons
Chase Hall
56 Campus Avenue
10:00 – 10:50 a.m. Master Class #1:
Describing an Imperfect World with Imperfect Sources: Senator Edmund Muskie and the Maine Indian Land Claims of the 1970s
Pettengill 610
10:00-10:50 a.m. Master Class #2:
The Experience of Greek Tragedy
Pettengill G54
10:00-10:50 a.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from the Chase Hall Lobby.
Chase Hall Lobby
56 Campus Avenue
10:00-10:50 a.m. Emancipating Potential: A First-Year Experience Discussion
Benjamin Mays Center
10:00-10:50 a.m. Stewardship of the Wider World: A Hike Up Mount David
The Outing Club
280 College Street
11:00 – 11:50 a.m. Creative Scholarship: Debate with the Brooks Quimby Debate Council
Olin Concert Hall 
75 Russell Street
11:00-11:50 a.m. Preparing Leaders: Finding Purposeful Work After College
Muskie Archives
70 Campus Avenue
11:00-11:50 a.m. Master Class #4
Information Forthcoming
Pettengill G10
11:00-11:50 a.m Master Class #5
Information Forthcoming
Pettigrew 200
11:00-11:50 a.m. Educating the Whole Person: Senior Thesis Gallery Opening and Arts Tour
A reception led by Education Curator Anthony Shostak will be held at the Bates College Museum of Art with an opportunity to tour our arts facilities in Olin Arts Center and Schaeffer Theater.
Olin Concert Hall 
75 Russell Street
12:00 -12:50 p.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from Lindholm House
Lindholm House
23 Campus Avenue
12:00-12:50 p.m. Educating the Whole Person: Planetarium Tour Ladd Planetarium
Carnegie Science Center
12:00-12:50 p.m. Cultivating Intellectual Discovery: Research at Bates
Independent student research is central to a Bates education. Join students as they share their research in an informal poster session. They’re eager to tell you about their work.
Fireplace Lounge
Commons
136 Central Avenue
12:00 – 12:50 a.m.  Educating the Whole Person: Athletics Tour Merrill Gym Lobby
141 Russell Street
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Master Class #6
Information Forthcoming
 Pettengill G54
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Parent Luncheon  Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building
124 Central Avenue
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Student Luncheon Commons
136 Central Avenue
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Master Class #7
Information Forthcoming
Pettengill G10
2:00-2:50 p.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from Lindholm House
 Lindholm House
23 Campus Avenue
 2:00-2:50 p.m. The Transformative Power of Our Differences: Stories from the Dinner Table  Benjamin Mays Center
2:00-2:50 p.m. Master Class #8
Information Forthcoming
 Pettigrew 200
3:00 – 3:50 p.m. Amore ac Studio: Faculty Reception
Meet the scholars who will shape your academic experience at Bates.
 Fireplace Lounge
Commons
136 Central Avenue

*What is a Master Class? Master classes are sample classes taught by Bates professors and modeled after First Year Seminars.

Monday, April 24, 2017 Schedule

7:30 – 10:00 a.m. Registration and Reception
Have a cup of coffee, meet our staff, and start planning your day at Bates!
Memorial Commons
Chase Hall
56 Campus Avenue
8:00 – 8:50 a.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from the Chase Hall Lobby.
Chase Hall Lobby
56 Campus Avenue
9:15–9:50 a.m. Bates Class of 2021 Welcome
Memorial Commons
Chase Hall
56 Campus Avenue
10:00 – 10:50 a.m. Master Class #1:
Information Forthcoming
10:00-10:50 a.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from the Chase Hall Lobby.
Chase Hall Lobby
56 Campus Avenue
10:00-10:50 a.m. Emancipating Potential: A First-Year Experience Discussion
Benjamin Mays Center
10:00-10:50 a.m. Stewardship of the Wider World: A Hike Up Mount David
The Outing Club
280 College Street
11:00 – 11:50 a.m. Creative Scholarship: Debate with the Brooks Quimby Debate Council
Olin Concert Hall 
75 Russell Street
11:00-11:50 a.m. Master Class #2
Information Forthcoming
11:00-11:50 a.m Preparing Leaders: Finding Purposeful Work After College  Muskie Archives
70 Campus Avenue
11:00-11:50 a.m. Educating the Whole Person: Senior Thesis Gallery Opening and Arts Tour
A reception led by Education Curator Anthony Shostak will be held at the Bates College Museum of Art with an opportunity to tour our arts facilities in Olin Arts Center and Schaeffer Theater.
Olin Concert Hall 
75 Russell Street
12:00 -12:50 p.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from Lindholm House
Lindholm House
23 Campus Avenue
12:00-12:50 a.m. Educating the Whole Person: Planetarium Tour Ladd Planetarium
Carnegie Science Center
12:00-12:50 p.m. Cultivating Intellectual Discovery: Research at Bates
Independent student research is central to a Bates education. Join students as they share their research in an informal poster session. They’re eager to tell you about their work
Perry Atrium
Pettengill Hall
12:00 – 12:50 a.m.  Educating the Whole Person: Athletics Tour Merrill Gym Lobby
141 Russell Street
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Master Class #3
Information Forthcoming
 
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Parent Luncheon  Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building
124 Central Avenue
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Student Luncheon Commons
136 Central Avenue
1:00 – 1:50 p.m. Educating the Whole Person: Student Activities Gathering Pettengill G10
Commons
2:00-2:50 p.m. Master Class #4
Information  Forthcoming
 
 2:00-2:50 p.m. Campus Tour
Tour leaves from Lindholm House
Lindholm House
23 Campus Avenue
 2:00-2:50 p.m. The Transformative Power of Our Differences: Stories from the Dinner Table  Benjamin Mays Center
2:00-2:50 p.m. Master Class #5
Information Forthcoming
 
3:00 – 3:50 p.m. Amore ac Studio: Faculty Reception
Meet the scholars who will shape your academic experience at Bates.
 Fireplace Lounge
Commons
136 Central Avenue

*What is a Master Class? Master classes are sample classes taught by Bates professors and modeled after First Year Seminars.