News Archives

Wednesday

August 21, 2013 1:26 pm

Events at Bates: Sept. 3-30, 2013

Events at Bates: Sept. 3-30, 2013

Here’s a listing of public events at the college for September 2013.

Tuesday

August 20, 2013 2:33 pm

Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

A collaboration between Bates and the Auburn Water District is enabling authorities to better monitor conditions in the lake that supplies drinking water to the Twin Cities.

Friday

August 9, 2013 12:16 pm

News for the New Semester, Fall 2013: Welcome

News for the New Semester, Fall 2013: Welcome

Bates is forever, but the details change from year to year. This newsletter will start you out on the new…

Wednesday

July 31, 2013 4:41 pm

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates earns third star for ‘green’ dining, joining just five other schools in category

Bates Dining recently earned a third star for its sustainability rating from the Green Restaurant Association.

Thursday

July 25, 2013 2:31 pm

Bates Communications Office, Fall 2013

The Bates Communications Office is facing the new academic year with lens caps off, smartphones poised and the WordPress pedal…

Friday

July 19, 2013 1:42 pm

Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

Blues in the night is no fun. But blues in the evening can be a very good time indeed, as proven by musician Corey Harris ’91.

Wednesday

July 17, 2013 2:47 pm

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

Bates is known for nurturing student initiative. If you can make a case for your idea, the college will do…

Wednesday

July 10, 2013 1:36 pm

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Research by David George, lecturer in Spanish, figured prominently in Continental news reports about a seminar in Spain dedicated to…

Monday

June 10, 2013 1:58 pm

Why go to college? It means a meaningful life, says psychologist Jill Reich

Why go to college? It means a meaningful life, says psychologist Jill Reich

If you want to know how the Bates education addresses student needs, developmental and intellectual, it’s hard to imagine anyone better equipped than Jill Reich.

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:49 pm

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

The Bates College Museum of Art is closed for the summer for the installation of a state-of-the-art LED lighting system.