News Archives

Thursday

June 11, 2015 4:05 pm

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

With Guggenheim, Strong to study Western views of Buddhist relics

Bates College professor John Strong has received a Guggenheim Fellowship to support research into ways in which Westerners have responded to Buddhist relics.

Thursday

June 11, 2015 12:05 pm

Campus events: Summer 2015

Campus events: Summer 2015

Hello from Bates! These are public events at the college for summer 2015. The public is invited to events in…

Tuesday

June 9, 2015 2:35 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Getting Here From There Dept.: Are you driving to Bates in July? If so, please note that plans are afoot…

Sunday

May 31, 2015 4:04 pm

Commencement: Bates Class of 2015 shares a ‘love that can change the world’

Commencement: Bates Class of 2015 shares a ‘love that can change the world’

The power of love and the surprising unity of human endeavor were twin themes of Commencement 2015.

Friday

May 29, 2015 9:47 am

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

‘Wild rumpus’ reveals Short Term spirit of innovation, experimentation

Bates College’s second Curricular Innovation Showcase was a window into programs that have taken Short Term to the next level as a time for course development.

Friday

May 22, 2015 12:50 pm

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

From snapping a chalk line to gathering feedback on public facilities, Bates College students got a hands-on experience in urban planning.

Tuesday

May 19, 2015 11:09 am

Campus Construction Update: May 19, 2015

Campus Construction Update: May 19, 2015

The steel structure at 65 Campus Ave. reveals the shape of things to come at Bates College.

Friday

May 8, 2015 9:08 am

2015 Watson Fellow to explore sustainable ranching in three nations

2015 Watson Fellow to explore sustainable ranching in three nations

2015 Watson Fellow and Bates College senior Caroline Caldwell will undertake an exploration of sustainable ranching in Australia, Finland and Tristan da Cunha.

Friday

May 1, 2015 1:46 pm

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Frank Glazer, the Bates College artist-in-residence, will be remembered at a gathering at the college on May 9.

Monday

April 27, 2015 10:37 am

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

On May 2, dozens of dance alumni return to Bates College to perform in a reunion concert and pay tribute to dance program founder Marcy Plavin.