News Archives

Tuesday

September 2, 2014 4:25 pm

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

Likening the Bates experience to a voyage of discovery, Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer’s 2014 Convocation address was the centerpiece of the midday ceremony.

Friday

August 29, 2014 2:28 pm

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

For dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

What do Bates dance majors gain by training at the Bates Dance Festival?

Thursday

August 28, 2014 12:25 pm

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

For the dean of the faculty at Bates College, there’s a clear connection between a student’s journey while at Bates and the Age of Discovery that opened the globe to seafaring European explorers centuries ago.

Thursday

August 21, 2014 12:28 pm

Events at Bates: Sept. 2–30, 2014

Events at Bates: Sept. 2–30, 2014

This is a list of public events at Bates College for the period Sept. 2–30, 2014.

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 3:33 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Another construction project completed this summer has attracted its own share of attention: an enclosed wood-framed batting facility that should…

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 3:13 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: An Intercultural Education Office preview

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: An Intercultural Education Office preview

The Office of Intercultural Education will soon occupy space in Chase Hall with an entrance almost directly across from its…

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 2:54 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: Bringing down the houses

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: Bringing down the houses

It was impressive, to say the least, as a Volvo power shovel knocked down four wooden houses at Bates the…

Wednesday

July 23, 2014 3:38 pm

Biomedical research at Bates gets $459K boost from INBRE

Biomedical research at Bates gets $459K boost from INBRE

Thanks to funding from a partnership of institutions in Maine, Bates will receive more than $459,000 this year to support biomedical research.

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.