Stories by Bates News
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 2:06 pm
Danielle Dutton and Jamaal May, both with books appearing in the coming weeks, appear in Bates College's Literary Arts Live series in March.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 1:34 pm
Williams, a Bates leader and highly regarded equity advocate in U.S. higher education, joins Ford Foundation president Darren Walker for the event.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 2:33 pm
The Bennewitz Quartet plays music by Czech composers at Bates College on March 5.
Friday, February 26, 2016 1:34 pm
Kivu Ruhorahoza, an award-winning Rwandan filmmaker, presents two of his films at Bates College on Feb. 29 and March 2.
Friday, February 26, 2016 1:07 pm
When Hill was fitted for her first track spikes as a girl, "it was like I was Cinderella." But there's nothing magical about Hill's success. It's just plain hard work, determination, and talent.
Friday, February 26, 2016 10:00 am
The new DCS Program's goal is squarely in the liberal arts wheelhouse: To give Bates graduates "the capacity to claim the world," in the words of one professor.
Friday, February 19, 2016 11:37 am
The Bates Puddle Jump, the annual, you-have-to-be mad dash from shore to pond, has been going strong as a student rite of passage since 1975. A new wrinkle for 2016: Pond skimming!
Friday, February 12, 2016 2:38 pm
The surprise announcement of $19 million in new gifts to Bates took place on Feb. 5, 2016, in historic Memorial Commons.
Friday, February 12, 2016 9:22 am
Michael Bonney '80 talks about how new Bates gifts of $19 million are shining spotlights on two great Bates qualities.
Friday, February 12, 2016 9:15 am
With each lift, he comes to the razor's edge mentally and physically: "I conquer myself, and then the bar. And lift it."