News Archives

Thursday

November 4, 2010 5:10 pm

President Hansen's road show resumes in December

• Click on the thumbnails below to view images from President Hansen’s receptions: Following her visits to several cities earlier…

Wednesday

November 3, 2010 3:23 pm

Video: NASA profile of Petro '01 reveals influence of Bates mentor

“Also at Bates Petro met Professor Gene Clough, Lecturer in Geology and Physics, who became his dear friend, advisor, role model and tour guide as he delved into planetary geology.”

Wednesday

November 3, 2010 3:21 pm

Expert on American Indian and Native Hawaiian issues to speak

An expert in American Indian and Native Hawaiian history and culture speaks at Bates College at 4:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in Room G21, Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). Professor of history, American studies and American Indian studies at the University of Minnesota, David Chang presents the talk Borderlands in a World at Sea: Konkow Indians, Native Hawaiians and South Chinese in Global and National Spaces, 1860s-1880s.

Tuesday

November 2, 2010 3:01 pm

Mike Leonard appointed head baseball coach

Mike Leonard, a former Portland Sea Dogs player and All-Big East catcher for the University of Connecticut, has been appointed…

Tuesday

November 2, 2010 10:23 am

Video: Time-lapse of Garcelon Field renovations

If you think a Maine summer goes by quickly, take a look at this time-lapse video showing the installation of…

Tuesday

November 2, 2010 10:05 am

Poet-novelist Meena Alexander returns to Bates

In a Bates College visit, award-winning poet, scholar and novelist Meena Alexander reads from her work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Sponsored by the English department and the Learning Associates Program, which enables faculty in the humanities and social sciences to bring outside scholars and experts to campus, the event is open to the public at no charge. For more information, please call 207-786-8294.

Tuesday

November 2, 2010 8:25 am

Post-Gazette's David Shribman P'14 recalls Muskie's midterm speech 40 years ago

David Shribman P’14, executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, devotes his nationally syndicated column to the events leading up to…

Monday

November 1, 2010 12:39 pm

Campus Construction Update: Nov. 1, 2010

During the third week of October, much of campus was treated to the spectacle of a big yellow crane hoisting the roof of Roger Williams Hall off in big old chunks and depositing them on the ground. By Oct. 28, Bill was all but wearing a flattop — the exception being a triangle of roof on the Alumni Walk side, with two chimneys, that is being retained.

Monday

November 1, 2010 12:34 pm

Slide show features Homecoming 2010

“Reach out,” said Larry Handerhan ’05 during a Saturday-afternoon Homecoming panel discussion co-sponsored by OUTFront and Bates Alumni Pride. While…