Stories from 2013
Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

Thursday, June 6, 2013 2:49 pm

The Bates College Museum of Art is closed for the summer for the installation of a state-of-the-art LED lighting system.

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Thursday, June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Opportunities to see artworks "outside the glass" are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Events at Bates: Summer 2013

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 11:12 am

Happy summer from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college from June 15 through Aug. 15, 2013.

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 10:00 pm

Enjoy a monthly slide show of images that features the vitality of life on the Bates campus in Lewiston, Maine.

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Friday, May 31, 2013 1:18 pm

Bates' popular "Clean Sweep" sale returns for the 13th year on Saturday, June 15.

Commencement attracts news coverage near and far

Thursday, May 30, 2013 3:30 pm

News outlets in Maine and a number of other states presented coverage of this year's event.

Multimedia: Commencement Weekend 2013

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 12:49 pm

Multimedia coverage of Commencement Weekend 2013, including complete video of the graduation ceremony.

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

Sunday, May 26, 2013 3:23 pm

"Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed," the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. "And that's actually your job."

Commencement 2013: Senior address by Thomas Holmberg

Sunday, May 26, 2013 2:35 pm

"I have this very special opportunity to speak before you today and deliver my love letter to you, Bates College," said Thomas Holmberg.

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

Sunday, May 26, 2013 1:00 pm

The graduates' level of community engagement and real world applied learning, said Gary Hirshberg, "will be as critical a contributor to your futures as any academic achievement."

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