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This depiction by illustrator Alfred Garth Jones (1872–1955) of the Peasants Revolt features a male mob, but Associate Professor of English Sylvia Federico's research proves that women stormed the castle, too.
Bates in Brief Academics: New professors and why they do what they do

Sunday, March 10, 2013 2:40 pm

Bates in Brief Academics from the Winter 2013 issue of Bates Magazine

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Bates in Brief Campus: Reidy’s inaugural stage design, award-winning website

Sunday, March 10, 2013 2:08 pm

Bates in Brief Campus from the Winter 2013 issue of Bates Magazine

Chester Chiao '13 trains on the rock wall in Merill Gymnasium Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College
Bates in Brief Students: Chiao ’13 climbs walls, Dube ’16 vows silence, Cravero ’13 wins Trashion honors

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:23 pm

Bates in Brief Students from the Winter 2013 issue of Bates Magazine

Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen
Outtake: Maple leaves in motion

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:13 pm

Outtake from the Winter 2013 issue of Bates Magazine

Photograph by Mike Bradley/Bates College
From a Distance: President Spencer’s installation ceremony

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:12 pm

Bates photographer Mike Bradley captured President Spencer’s inauguration from the office of tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89.

Photograph by Will Ash
‘Eco-anxious’ about climate change? Try a dose of natural beauty

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:09 pm

We are distracted, “eco-anxious,” and paralyzed by the portents of climate change. But maybe all we need is a dose of natural beauty.

In 1980, at age 85, Benjamin Elijah Mays ’20 returns to campus for his 60th Reunion.
Photograph by Jim Daniels
Benjamin Mays’ living legacy

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:03 pm

Mays ’20, the great civil rights leader, never forgot Bates. And it works both ways.

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Archives: Show and tell from the Muskie Archives

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:57 pm

Show and Tell from the Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

Photograph courtesy of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collection Library
History Lesson: Chase Lounge sheds function-room identity in favor of casual chilling

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:42 pm

Once the rare Bates place where boy could meet girl (and vice-versa), Chase Lounge sheds its function-room identity in favor of casual chilling

Photograph courtesy Carine Warsawski
Carine Warsawski ’07 and Rachel Warner ’08 meet up atop Masada

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:34 pm

“You don’t have to look hard to spot a Batesie halfway around the world,” says Carine Warsawski ’07. “We naturally gravitate.”

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