News Archives

Tuesday

July 15, 2014 3:47 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 16, 2014

Campus Construction Update: July 16, 2014

Note this date: July 28 is the target date for the Campus Avenue Project construction fence to rise and for buildings, trees and other current features to start coming down.

Monday

July 14, 2014 4:04 pm

Award supports Kahan’s study of cultural influences on visual perception

Award supports Kahan’s study of cultural influences on visual perception

Todd Kahan, a psychology professor who studies how people process visual information, has received a major award that will allow him to explore how cultural differences affect those processes.

Wednesday

July 2, 2014 2:11 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update, July 2, 2014: Canham House has just been refurbished as the new home for the Career Development Center at Bates College.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:11 pm

Music and exhibitions at Bates: July–August 2014

Music and exhibitions at Bates: July–August 2014

This is a list of public concerts and art exhibitions at Bates College for July and August 2014.

Monday

June 2, 2014 2:50 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

An architect’s presentation gives details and, more important, preliminary visuals of two new residence halls on Campus Avenue, part of the college’s Campus Life Project.

Sunday

May 25, 2014 4:00 pm

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

If you were born in the U.S. before 1965, author Isabel Wilkerson told the Class of 2014 at Commencement, you were not born into a democracy.

Tuesday

May 20, 2014 3:31 pm

Commencement 2014: A quick guide

Commencement 2014: A quick guide

Here’s a primer for getting the best from Commencement at Bates, the 2014 edition.

Tuesday

May 20, 2014 2:43 pm

Rice-DeFosse honored for bringing Bates closer to Lewiston-Auburn’s French-speaking community

Rice-DeFosse honored for bringing Bates closer to Lewiston-Auburn’s French-speaking community

Professor Mary Rice-DeFosse’s academic work connects to a community once defined by its French Canadian origins and now influenced by French-speakers from such African nations as Djibouti, Chad and Congo.

Monday

May 12, 2014 4:39 pm

Theater Production Workshop presents bittersweet ‘Little Egypt’

Theater Production Workshop presents bittersweet ‘Little Egypt’

Bates College presents Lynn Siefert’s 1987 play “Little Egypt,” a bittersweet comedy about romance’s roller-coaster rides in a small Midwestern town, May 15-18.

Friday

May 2, 2014 2:28 pm

Bates Night in Town to celebrate campus, community ties

Bates Night in Town to celebrate campus, community ties

For the fourth time, Bates students and downtown businesses are eagerly anticipating Bates Night in Town, the May 7 celebration of town-gown ties.