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Thursday

March 22, 2012 1:33 pm

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.

Thursday

March 22, 2012 10:13 am

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds

Understanding how self-control works — and when and why it doesn’t — is a hot topic in psychology.

Wednesday

March 21, 2012 4:48 pm

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Bates College presents “Fambul Tok,” a documentary depicting a journey of reconciliation in post-conflict Sierra Leone, on March 22.

Tuesday

March 20, 2012 4:41 pm

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

It isn’t Mikey Pasek’s style to grumble while waiting around for improvement. He makes change happen.

Monday

March 19, 2012 9:00 am

BatesNews March 2012

In this issue: 1. David Pless ’13 wins second straight NCAA shot put title 2. Collection of Peter Gomes ’65,…

Friday

March 16, 2012 2:20 pm

A sampling of advice from the Conference for Black and Latino Men

A sampling of advice from the Conference for Black and Latino Men

A sampling of advice from the “Conference for Black & Latino Men from Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges.”

Friday

March 16, 2012 2:14 pm

Shatter stereotypes, black and Latino male students told

Shatter stereotypes, black and Latino male students told

“To the Summit: A Conference of Black and Latino Men from Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges” aimed to prime participants for success.

Thursday

March 15, 2012 6:21 pm

Audio Slide Show: Close and Inseparable

Audio Slide Show: Close and Inseparable

Annie Burns ’12 talks about the joys and challenges of leading a varsity team in the company of two of her closest friends.

Wednesday

March 14, 2012 3:30 pm

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Tuesday

March 13, 2012 5:13 pm

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

A conception of God’s beauty as expressed in the physical world is a theme of items to be offered at auction from the collection of the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65.