July 7, 2010 2:17 pm
For its Project Economy series, southern Maine ABC affiliate WMTW-TV spotlights Pricefalls.com, the Dutch auction website founded by Bates economics…
July 7, 2010 2:55 am
In its religion and values section, the Portland Press Herald publishes an essay by Anita Charles, director of secondary teacher…
July 7, 2010 2:30 am
Despite mediocre grades, a student gets fired up about African history and literature. She finds a mentor and becomes more…
July 2, 2010 2:45 pm
The group that worked together to craft the new Mission Statement of the College offer their thoughts on the meanings of these 77 words.
July 2, 2010 1:16 pm
Graduating seniors attending a luncheon with Bates Trustees offer impromptu comments on their time at Bates.
July 1, 2010 3:15 pm
It’s been fascinating, if unsettling, to watch the reduction of Hedge and Roger Williams halls during these first months of their renovations. The buildings have been stripped down to windowless, featureless, gutted shells more reminiscent of a war zone than a comfy college. But now the reducing is done and from here on in, it’s pure gain
July 1, 2010 3:06 pm
Hedge and Roger Williams halls have stopped shrinking and will soon start to grow. And just how green is the Garcelon Field project?
July 1, 2010 2:36 pm
How “green,” speaking environmentally and not chromatically, will the renovated Garcelon Field be? The answer’s mixed. Unlike the old grass field, the new FieldTurf playing surface will neither support wildlife nor inhale carbon dioxide. But in other ways an artificial field has significant environmental advantages over grass.
July 1, 2010 11:36 am
The Bobcat sports year ended in late May but the cheering continued well into June with two events central to…
July 1, 2010 11:22 am
The Bates Dance Festival opens its 2010 season with the charming Monica Bill Barnes & Company, one of the funniest, most imaginative groups the New York dance scene has produced in years.