Stories about "Academic Life"
Friday, December 15, 2017 12:01 pm
"To play musically correct and to respond to what the music is calling for — you can’t really practice that. You have to perform that."
Friday, December 15, 2017 9:57 am
"There should be nothing structural that discriminates implicitly or explicitly against any of our students."
Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:56 pm
A bat can be a nocturnal mammal, or a home-run hitter. For Susan Dewsnap, it's an important piece of pottery equipment.
Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:54 pm
A summer hanging out with breakers, lockers, and voguers, and the "sundry of views all thrown into my noggin."
Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:43 pm
The "Plants and Human Affairs" class heads to the Bates Mill and Baxter Brewing to learn about a beverage that dates back to the beginning of agriculture.
Friday, December 8, 2017 10:07 am
Take a look at this time-management advice from students, faculty, and staff. Or put it off till tomorrow.
Thursday, December 7, 2017 10:43 am
Measuring brain waves, scoring your 1,000th point, touring a brewery for a class, designing fashion with trash.
Friday, December 1, 2017 11:00 am
On Wednesday night, students in Ladd Library helped themselves to chai as they pulled out their books and opened their laptops.
Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:08 am
For most of us, an utterance is a spoken expression. For Bates ethnomusicologist Gina Fatone, the term is both broader and more specific.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:12 pm
Bates College has chosen to commemorate dance program founder Marcy Plavin, who died in 2016, by renaming its annual Fall Dance Concert after her.