Stories by Bates News
Friday, April 22, 2016 10:27 am
More than 3,600 donors made gifts during March, securing a $250,000 gift to the college, announced Sarah R. Pearson ’75, vice president for college advancement.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 3:17 pm
Gifts from former teammates, players, and classmates to the James P. Murphy '69 Scholarship Fund total more than $130,000 so far.
Picture story: John Corrie conducts Beethoven’s choral masterpiece in the Saints Peter and Paul Basilica
Friday, April 8, 2016 11:49 am
Featuring inspiring images of singers and musicians within Saints Peter and Paul Basilica, here's a story of how John Corrie created a grand Lewiston-Bates collaboration.
Friday, April 8, 2016 8:00 am
In their deliberations, the Bates Admission deans seek to answer two overarching and linked questions: Is this student right for Bates? And is Bates right for this student?
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 2:04 pm
This time of year at Bates is busy for everyone. Just ask, and you’ll get an earful: thesis, exams, sports, arts openings, academic conferences. But rather than fret, let’s celebrate.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 2:54 pm
The 2016 Mount David Summit is in the books. But let's crack that book and take a look at what happened, in photographs, text, sound, and video.
Civil Rights leader Rep. John Lewis to deliver 2016 Commencement address, joining honorands Lisa Genova ’92, Daniel Gilbert and Robert Witt ’62
Friday, April 1, 2016 11:24 am
Often called “one of the most courageous persons the civil rights movement ever produced,” Lewis will deliver the Bates Commencement address and receive an honorary degree on Sunday, May 29.
Friday, April 1, 2016 12:01 am
The cat may be out of the bag at Bates.
Monday, March 28, 2016 12:58 pm
Head coach of Bates baseball for 36 years and a revered mentor who paid forward his own life lessons to his players, Leahey died on March 26, 2016.
Friday, March 25, 2016 12:10 pm
Illustrated with images from a sizzling Robinson Players' production of Cabaret, the play's principals share personal and artistic insights into a "timeless, tragic story."