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Thursday

April 2, 2015 11:23 am

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

A sweet Bates ritual helps seniors commemorate a pivotal moment — the completion of a thesis.

Tuesday

March 17, 2015 12:50 pm

A slew of six-word stories from the Bates community, and a few videos too

A slew of six-word stories from the Bates community, and a few videos too

The best entries from the college’s Six-Word Story contest, along with a few crowd-sourced videos.

Thursday

March 12, 2015 8:00 am

Eight questions for hoops teammates and twins Marcus Delpeche ’17 and Malcolm Delpeche ’17

Eight questions for hoops teammates and twins Marcus Delpeche ’17 and Malcolm Delpeche ’17

The Delpeche brothers, identical twins and starters for Bates’ NCAA tournament basketball team, answer a few questions.

Friday

March 6, 2015 1:19 pm

Best in the land: Ahmed Abdel Khalek ’16 wins U.S. college squash championship

Best in the land: Ahmed Abdel Khalek ’16 wins U.S. college squash championship

Khalek clawed back from a 2-0 deficit to capture the first squash championship for Bates.

Friday

March 6, 2015 12:39 pm

Remembering the big center Jim Sutherland ’61 and the Bobcats’ NCAA tourney team of 1961

Remembering the big center Jim Sutherland ’61 and the Bobcats’ NCAA tourney team of 1961

When it comes to Bates men’s basketball and rebounding, the name “Jim Sutherland ’61” is the only one you need…

Wednesday

February 25, 2015 12:03 pm

NESCAC Chill Poll for Feb. 24, 2015: Bates is the winner!

NESCAC Chill Poll for Feb. 24, 2015: Bates is the winner!

After finishing third in the first NESCAC Chill Poll of the year back in January, Bates triumphs this time, bottoming…

Friday

February 20, 2015 12:13 pm

Bates in the News: Feb. 20, 2015

Bates in the News: Feb. 20, 2015

Michael Sargent What Lewiston needs is fewer slogans and more excellence Associate Professor of Psychology Michael Sargent writes an op-ed…

Wednesday

February 11, 2015 5:24 pm

A world of good for Bates debaters at the World Universities Debating Championship

A world of good for Bates debaters at the World Universities Debating Championship

The event solidified the reputation of Taylor Blackburn ’15 as one of the best female debaters in North America.

Wednesday

February 11, 2015 11:10 am

Bates in the News: Feb. 13, 2015

Bates in the News: Feb. 13, 2015

John Tooker ’92 When bugs don’t eat slugs, there’s a problem afoot A Newsweek story cites research by insect ecologist…