Stories by Bates News
Friday, November 4, 2016 10:00 am
Marcy Plavin was the face and spirit of Bates dance over 40 years and, for her students, "a spirited defender and nurturer of their aspirations and dreams," said President Spencer.
Friday, October 28, 2016 11:18 am
Ed Wilson '62 and Sylvia Stuber Heap '50 received signature alumni awards, while seven alumni and parents earned Bates' Best honors.
Bates announces $10 million gift from Elizabeth Kalperis Chu ’80 and Michael Chu ’80 to name new residence halls
Friday, October 28, 2016 10:01 am
“I am deeply grateful to Elizabeth and Michael for their wonderfully generous gift,” said President Spencer at the dedication of Kalperis Hall and Chu Hall on Friday afternoon.
Friday, October 14, 2016 11:38 am
Images of the annual homecoming and family weekend show a rollicking good time.
Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:10 pm
What Bates College looks like in the future is at least partially revealed each time we hire a new faculty member.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 5:17 pm
As one student said, the summer experience offered "just a perfect environment to ask questions and to learn from your mistakes and your experiences."
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:22 pm
Photos galore from Opening Day as nearly 200 students helped welcome 499 members of the Class of 202o and their families.
Thursday, August 25, 2016 8:44 am
McHugh's decade of service to Bates athletics has been marked by competitive success, a growing national reputation for inclusivity and community engagement, and significant improvements to Bates’ athletics facilities.
Robert Flynn, three-sport coach with ‘iconic Bobcat zen’ who elevated Bates skiing to national prominence, dies at age 83
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 4:26 pm
Bob Flynn's warmth and loyalty to his athletes embodied “the force, the spirit, and the iconic Bobcat zen” of Bates athletics.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 12:00 pm
The generosity and support of Bates donors "has given us great confidence in setting ambitious goals for Bates’ future," said President Clayton Spencer.