Stories from 2018
Bates at Night: Running, jumping, climbing in Merrill Gym

Friday, January 12, 2018 10:14 am

On Tuesday night, students flex their muscles, train their bodies, and exercise parts of their minds probably untapped by their studies.

Climate change is behind storm-petrels’ breeding decline

Thursday, January 11, 2018 3:51 pm

In the deep cold of a Maine winter, the reality of our...

Green Innovation Grants grow sustainability at Bates

Thursday, January 11, 2018 2:23 pm

Now in its second year, the Green Innovation Grants program at Bates College is supporting initiatives in gardening, waste reduction, and conservation.

NESCAC Chill Poll for Jan. 7, 2018 — When cold turns to “really great!”

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 5:14 pm

Last weekend's has cold vamoosed in time for our students' return from break, but not before the below-zero cold yielded our NESCAC Chill Poll winner.

Video: ‘A remembrance of what our country should stand for’

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:20 am

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day Committee, a faculty-led group that includes...

Bates College names Malcolm Hill as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Monday, January 8, 2018 10:29 am

Hill, who comes to Bates from the University of Richmond, is a "seasoned academic leader with a deep commitment to the liberal arts," said President Clayton Spencer.

Crop advisers can influence farmers to adopt conservation practices

Friday, January 5, 2018 12:05 pm

Farmers trust crop advisers, a type of consultant, on lots of things. A Bates faculty member found that their influence can be harnessed for conservation work.

Video: Alisa Amador ’18 creates community through her music

Friday, January 5, 2018 11:46 am

For Amador, being a musician is about performance: "reminding everyone of our shared humanity."

Video: Meet Bates basketball’s newest big men

Friday, January 5, 2018 8:31 am

As Bates men's basketball begins NESCAC play tonight, get the inside scoop on how the Bobcats are replacing the great Delpeche twins on defense.

Slideshow: Bates photographers’ favorite images of 2017

Monday, January 1, 2018 3:00 am

Welcome to our annual showcase of the favorite images taken by Bates Communications photographers, featuring photographs from three perspectives.