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Friday

December 20, 2013 3:09 pm

Danforth’s ‘Children of the Greek Civil War’ receives prestigious book prize

Danforth’s ‘Children of the Greek Civil War’ receives prestigious book prize

Co-written by anthropologist Danny Danforth, a study of children’s evacuation campaigns during the Greek Civil War has received a prestigious book prize.

Friday

December 20, 2013 2:00 pm

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

With a Bates banner at the ready, the climbers hope to celebrate the new year atop the 22,800-foot peak.

Friday

December 20, 2013 10:16 am

Events at Bates: Jan. 5-31, 2014

Events at Bates: Jan. 5-31, 2014

Happy New Year from Bates! See a list of public events at the college Jan. 5-30, 2014.

Friday

December 20, 2013 9:42 am

Bates #nofilter: Kozarov ’14, Dunleavy ’15 win #batesfinals Instagram contest

Bates #nofilter: Kozarov ’14, Dunleavy ’15 win #batesfinals Instagram contest

Jivko Kozarov ’14 and Avril Dunleavy ’15 take home the popular vote and Judges’ Choice awards, respectively, in the first-ever #batesfinals Instagram contest.

Thursday

December 19, 2013 12:27 pm

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

The Campus Life Project will establish a dynamic center of Bates life on the southeast side of campus.

Wednesday

December 18, 2013 12:00 pm

Friday

December 13, 2013 12:00 pm

Debate concludes brilliant fall campaign ranked sixth in U.S.

Debate concludes brilliant fall campaign ranked sixth in U.S.

“Incredibly successful” is how Director of Debate Jan Hovden describes the fall campaign.

Thursday

December 12, 2013 11:55 am

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Finals week Instagram photos from students suggest that they approach finals the way Bates students always have: with snacks, naps and embracing the fact that misery loves company.

Wednesday

December 11, 2013 5:05 pm

As the Jan. 1 deadline nears, the Bates admission team offers advice to apply

As the Jan. 1 deadline nears, the Bates admission team offers advice to apply

The deadline to apply to Bates and other highly selective liberal arts colleges is less than a month away, and…

Tuesday

December 10, 2013 10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.