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Friday

February 5, 2016 12:35 pm

$165,000 grant funds Bates study of tree structure and drought response

$165,000 grant funds Bates study of tree structure and drought response

It’s plain that a tree without water will die. What’s not so clear is what happens inside a thirsty tree while it’s still alive.

Monday

January 25, 2016 3:40 pm

Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night are back for another whirl

Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night are back for another whirl

The sixth annual Bates College Arts Crawl, along with the popular Sangai Asia Night variety show, takes place on Jan. 29, 2016.

Monday

January 25, 2016 2:02 pm

‘They’re all here for you’: A Bates farewell to James Jhun ’16

‘They’re all here for you’: A Bates farewell to James Jhun ’16

With stories, pictures, more than a few tears, and plenty of the music that was so central to his being, Bates College said goodbye Jan. 22 to James Jhun ’16.

Thursday

January 21, 2016 3:46 pm

Boston Globe editor McGrory ’84 to discuss the state of journalism

Boston Globe editor McGrory ’84 to discuss the state of journalism

Brian McGrory ’84, a 27-year veteran of The Boston Globe and now the paper’s editor, has guided the paper to Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting, including awards for coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Thursday

January 21, 2016 2:32 pm

MLK Day keynote: Acts of racial progress can ‘sow seeds of regression’

MLK Day keynote: Acts of racial progress can ‘sow seeds of regression’

The keynote gathering in Gomes Chapel offered soaring rhetoric by essayist and scholar Jelani Cobb, U.S. Sen. Angus King, and Bates President Clayton Spencer.

Thursday

January 21, 2016 1:25 pm

Campus events: Feb. 1–29, 2016

Campus events: Feb. 1–29, 2016

These are public events at Bates College from Feb. 1–29, 2016.

Friday

January 15, 2016 12:37 pm

Campus Construction Update: Jan. 15, 2016

Campus Construction Update: Jan. 15, 2016

The construction of two Bates College dorms has reached that transitional point when you can see how the buildings will interact with their surroundings.

Tuesday

January 12, 2016 1:50 pm

‘Mass Incarceration and Black Citizenship’ at issue for MLK Day 2016

‘Mass Incarceration and Black Citizenship’ at issue for MLK Day 2016

Nationally known commentator William Jelani Cobb gives the keynote address at Bates College’s 2016 MLK Day observances.

Monday

December 7, 2015 3:36 pm

Campus events: Jan. 2–30, 2016

Campus events: Jan. 2–30, 2016

Happy 2016 from Bates College! These are public events at the college from Jan. 2–30, 2016.

Friday

December 4, 2015 12:19 pm

Video: In dance and poetry, Katie Ailes ’14 tells a story about her childhood dance teacher

Video: In dance and poetry, Katie Ailes ’14 tells a story about her childhood dance teacher

At Bates, Katie Ailes ’14 created “Polos,” a story about a beloved teacher. Now she’s created a film to give her story even more life.