News Archives

Sunday

March 10, 2013 11:21 am

Chapel to Lewiston: Hello!

Chapel to Lewiston: Hello!

The location of the Bates Chapel, now named for Peter J. Gomes ’65, illuminates the college’s historical relationship with Lewiston and how the absence of buildings is just as important as their presence.

Sunday

March 10, 2013 10:51 am

Spencer’s inaugural address: where Bates stands, how the college can move forward, while staying true to itself

Spencer’s inaugural address: where Bates stands, how the college can move forward, while staying true to itself

Citing Benjamin Mays ’20 as both metaphor and guide, Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address frames the challenges facing Bates and suggests why the college is fully equipped to move forward

Sunday

March 10, 2013 10:37 am

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ senior theses in theater and art

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ senior theses in theater and art

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ two senior theses, in theater and in art

Thursday

February 28, 2013 12:00 pm

BatesNews: February 2013

BatesNews: February 2013

Stories this month include a video and audio from President Spencer’s visit to WRBC, plus a story about two Bates debaters’ big night in Berlin.

Thursday

December 13, 2012 2:00 pm

BatesNews: December 2012

BatesNews: December 2012

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Thursday

July 26, 2012 11:00 am

Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Nate Boone is one of 20,000 Marines who went through segregated basic training in the ’40s.

Wednesday

June 20, 2012 9:00 am

BatesNews June 2012

BatesNews June 2012

Commencement and Reunion coverage, a Sports Illustrated report featuring Keelin Godsey ’06 and a new Dean of Admission.

Tuesday

June 19, 2012 3:00 pm

History Lesson: Magazine covers through the years

‘With Some Trepidation’ Heard a lot about “joining the conversation”? Harry Rowe, Class of 1912, was ahead of that game…

Tuesday

June 19, 2012 12:00 am

About the Cover: Clayton Spencer

Clayton Spencer poses in Perry Atrium of Pettengill Hall.

Friday

June 15, 2012 2:08 pm

Bates in Brief Academics: Fanny Dickens, retiring professors, new professorships

Lillian Nayder rediscovered the music of Fanny Dickens in the archives of Britain’s Royal Academy of Music.