Stories about "Academic Life"
Friday, September 21, 2018 9:31 am
Immerse yourself, tell stories, listen to music, and "plagiarize."
$3 million gift endows Bates professorship in STEM equity and inclusion; April Hill named inaugural appointee
Friday, September 21, 2018 9:21 am
Hill is an eminent evolutionary developmental geneticist with a national reputation for dismantling barriers preventing students from thriving in STEM fields.
Friday, September 21, 2018 8:46 am
Julie Lythcott-Haims, author of the 2018 Common Reading and daughter of George Lythcott '39, returned to campus to share her father's story, her story, and the "catharsis" that allowed her to finally love herself.
Monday, September 17, 2018 3:43 pm
Six of Bates' 21 new faculty members are on the tenure track. Let’s meet them.
Friday, September 14, 2018 9:39 am
A major feature on Purposeful Work, an alumna filmmaker disrupts the queer female narrative, and professors comment on dual enrollment and cell phones.
Thursday, September 13, 2018 10:18 am
As Bates professors lined up for Convocation last week, they shared the courses and topics they're excited to teach.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 5:34 pm
“There are a lot of messages in this office,” says Assistant Professor of Sociology Michael Rocque, “and one of them is that it's OK to play with toys.”
Friday, September 7, 2018 12:16 pm
President Spencer considers the famous phrase "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” Is it false hope? Or a call to action?
Friday, September 7, 2018 10:24 am
Associate Professor of History Joseph Hall explores Bates’ complicated early history and its implications for us
Friday, September 7, 2018 9:03 am
See all the photography of Orientation Week, from Opening Day to Convocation to the women's soccer season opener.