Stories from 2018
What’s in the Ladd Library lost & found on April 13, 2018?

Friday, April 13, 2018 12:50 pm

There's a copy of The New Yorker, two black ankle socks, a busy student's to-do list, and a graded English paper with the prof's glowing comment.

Video: The student-run Instagram account taking Bates by storm

Thursday, April 12, 2018 12:44 pm

With skits like "The Most Interesting Cat in the World," the Men's Lacrosse Weather Instagram account has gone beyond its founding as a weather-update site.

Research using EEG machines comes to Bates

Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:40 am

Sarah Rothmann '19 becomes one of the many Bates students who participate in their classmates' scientific studies.

Bates Club of Antarctica: If you give a seal a camera

Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:27 am

A Bates alumnus spends his winters studying Antarctic leopard seals. Take a look at a video from a seal's point of view, and learn what leopard seals can teach us about ecology and climate change.

Campus events: April 20–May 27, 2018

Thursday, April 12, 2018 10:44 am

This is a listing of public events at Bates College from April 20 to May 27, 2018.

Campus Construction Update: April 13, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 4:19 pm

The Alumni Gym bleachers might date back to the '50s, but nostalgia didn't stop anyone from removing them as the first step to introducing new-and-improved bleachers and flooring.

Already green, Bates sprouts two new Leafs

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 3:13 pm

Bates charges toward a carbon-neutral future with the acquisition of two new Nissan Leafs.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 11:02 am

The senior theses are in, the snow has melted, and finals week has come and nearly gone. Take a look through the lens.

Human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson to deliver 2018 Commencement address, joined by honorands Lynsey Addario, Jill Lepore, and Bob Ludwig

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 10:00 am

Stevenson's work has freed wrongfully convicted death-row prisoners, reduced excessive sentences given to others, and brought greater equality to the U.S. criminal justice system.

James Reese recalls the night of King’s assassination, and the 50 years since

Friday, April 6, 2018 11:00 am

Twelve years old in 1968, James Reese recalls the night he learned of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, and ponders unanswered questions of King's legacy.

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