Stories about "Bates values"
Friday, September 15, 2017 1:04 pm
Whether watching movies (Bridesmaids!), hitting the books, or just zoning out, these Bobcats acted out their own buddy road-trip movie.
Friday, September 15, 2017 10:01 am
Reflecting strong collaboration and projects large and small, Bates earns a major rating for sustainability.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:11 pm
On a bookcase facing Rob Farnsworth sits a bust of poet Robert Frost, "presiding over everything that gets said in here."
Friday, September 8, 2017 12:25 pm
“It’s actually a beautiful gesture to say, dead or alive, you’re still a part of the Bates community,” says Multifaith Chaplain Brittany Longsdorf.
Friday, September 8, 2017 11:59 am
When saying what they're excited to teach, faculty always express optimism for a new academic year and their new students. This year, we heard something different.
Friday, September 1, 2017 2:31 pm
The Class of 2021 includes a South Pole ski trekker, a vexillologist, and a certified instructor of mindfulness.
Friday, September 1, 2017 2:10 pm
Photographers Phyllis Graber Jensen and Theophil Syslo capture move-in, decorations, presentations, receptions, and goodbyes.
Thursday, August 31, 2017 5:16 pm
Pictured over a span of just 12 hours, Opening Day represents something much bigger: the beginning of a lifetime experience for Bates students and families.
Friday, August 25, 2017 12:35 pm
“Excuse me,” Sylvia Deschaine told the surprised Admission gathering. “The eclipse is starting, and it’s a once-in-a-lifetime event."
Friday, August 25, 2017 10:40 am
The sweet spot of any AESOP trip — the three-night, four-day excursions each incoming first-year takes during Orientation — is the third day.