News Archives


September 1, 2011 11:13 am

Getting ready: Tom Hayward and the Bates library

The card catalog used to be the first thing you saw in Ladd Library. Now, it might be Tom Hayward,…


September 1, 2011 11:12 am

Getting ready: Christine Schwartz and Dining Services

For Bates Dining Services, summer’s a time for experimentation, with the results coming soon to a plate near you. Dining…


September 1, 2011 11:10 am

Getting ready: Suzy Nattress and keys to Bates

Obtaining a Bates ID card is like getting your driver’s license, but much quicker: your picture is snapped, the card…


September 1, 2011 11:00 am

Getting ready: Mark Harriman and trends in football

There’s no ice at Underhill Arena yet, yet the flat expanse was in full use on Wednesday by the football…


August 22, 2011 10:51 am

Bates annual giving posts robust gains in 2011

Bates annual giving posted robust gains in the 2011 fiscal year, according to a year-end summary prepared by the staff…


August 15, 2011 9:35 am

Dean Emeritus James Carignan '61, man of 'high energy, principled action and unwavering commitment,' dies at 72

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Dean Emeritus of the College James W. Carignan ’61, praised as…


July 29, 2011 12:01 pm

BatesNews monthly update: July 2011

For Bates alumni, parents and friends, here is a look back at stories that represent some of the major Bates…


June 20, 2011 3:19 pm

BatesNews monthly update: June 2011

For Bates alumni, parents and friends, here is a look back at stories that represent the major Bates events and…


June 16, 2011 3:06 pm

Slide show: Architecture critic Phil Isaacson '47 stops by Hathorn Hall

Photographer Phyllis Graber Jensen and Bates Magazine editor Jay Burns tagged along as Philip Isaacson ’47, noted Maine architecture critic…


June 14, 2011 4:12 pm

Video: Pianist Doris Neilson Whipple '34 accompanies the Alma Mater

Pianist Doris Neilson Whipple ’34, age 97, once again accompanied the singing of the Alma Mater at Reunion, on June…