News Archives

Friday

August 27, 2010 11:32 am

Friday

August 27, 2010 10:45 am

The Sixty Percent Solution

The myth is that nearly two-thirds of Bates alums marry fellow alums. The truth is different — but no less…

Thursday

August 26, 2010 4:30 pm

Global Lens Film series continues with Becloud

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates with Becloud by Mexican director Alejandro Gerber Bicecci, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, and Saturday, Sept. 25, in the Olin Arts Center, Room 105, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

August 25, 2010 4:05 pm

Preamble: Summer 2010

Questions? Comments? Perhaps it was in ancient Egypt when a teacher first jotted “awkward” and “lacks coherence” on a sheet…

Wednesday

August 25, 2010 10:17 am

Events Schedule: September 2010

Hello from Bates! Here is a preview of public events at the college in September 2010.

Monday

August 23, 2010 1:44 pm

Biology department to benefit from $250,000 grant

A grant of $250,000 from The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations will further strengthen the already robust Bates College biology department. The grant supports new investment in personnel, facilities and student research. In conjunction with the grant, behavioral ecologist Donald Dearborn has joined the Bates biology faculty as chair.

Friday

August 20, 2010 3:29 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 20, 2010: Hedge and Roger Williams halls

As this was written, on Aug. 20, Hedge Hall was something to watch as a crane swung long steel beams across the blue sky toward the building. There’s plenty of new steel in Hedge already, says project manager Paul Farnsworth, but the creation of the building’s framework will become more of a spectator sport as it increasingly happens outside the building’s shell.

Friday

August 20, 2010 3:07 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 20, 2010: Garcelon Field

The big news in the Garcelon Field renovation these days, of course, is the installation of the FieldTurf playing surface.

Friday

August 20, 2010 2:48 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 20, 2010: 10 Frye St.

This fall, 23 Bates students will find themselves studying, socializing and sleeping inside a lesson in local architectural history. Acquired by Bates in summer 2009, the large brick house at 10 Frye St. is the latest addition to the college’s stock of student residences. But it’s one of the older buildings in the fleet, dating to 1873.

Friday

August 20, 2010 2:42 pm

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 20, 2010

A 19th-century house is Bates’ newest student residence, the green carpet is rolled out at Garcelon Field and Campus Construction Update is beaming as the steelwork continues at Hedge and Roger Williams halls.