Stories from April 2008
Monday, April 28, 2008 9:52 am
Jennifer-Kate Linton, a Bates senior from West Redding, Conn., has achieved a rare distinction: She has been accepted by seven different postgraduate programs in veterinary medicine, including five in the United States.
Monday, April 28, 2008 9:45 am
Bates College seniors and alumni who applied to law schools for matriculation in autumn 2007 enjoyed a 74 percent acceptance rate, vs. the national average of 66 percent.
Sunday, April 27, 2008 10:01 am
Yellow "Bates Field Day" T-shirts could be seen bouncing all over the Bates campus on Sunday, brightening a mostly overcast and slightly drizzly spring day. Brighter still were the smiles on the faces of some 200 local children and 100 Bates student-athletes, who clearly had a ball playing an array of games together for an afternoon.
Friday, April 25, 2008 10:09 am
Spring has sprung at Bates College, and students are taking advantage of the weather by flinging Frisbees on the Quad, relaxing by the Puddle...or digging for "bodies" at three mock crime scenes during Bates' annual five-week Short Term.
Wednesday, April 23, 2008 10:24 am
The Bates College dance program hosts "Home and Away," a performance featuring dance program director Carol Dilley and colleagues from Portland and Boston, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, in Bates' Marcy Plavin Studio Theater, on the second floor of Merrill Gymnasium, 141 Russell St.
Sunday, April 20, 2008 12:00 pm
Images of Bates College in April 2008
Thursday, April 17, 2008 10:33 am
Historian David Garcelon and Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen stand with two of the four 2007-08 Androscoggin Scholars: William Locke, left, and Hannah Giasson, far right. Bates College awarded Androscoggin Scholarships for the 2007-08 academic year to four local students, including a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Thursday, April 17, 2008 10:29 am
Jessica Adelman, a Bates junior from Waban, Mass., is one of seven undergraduate students across the state to receive the Maine Campus Compact's 2008 Heart and Soul Award.
Monday, April 14, 2008 10:50 am
After winning the NCAA Division III championship in the indoor weight throw...
Monday, April 14, 2008 10:39 am
Bates sophomore Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan had a big day Saturday at the...