Stories about "Creativity"
Gavin Schuerch '18 of Norwalk, Conn., as "Doug" and Charlotte Karlsen '20 of Portland, Ore., as "Kaylee" seen during a dress rehearsal of the play Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph at The Black Box Theater on October 11, 2017. (Theophil Syslo/Bates College)
Bates at Night: Gruesome Playground Injuries & The Black Box Theater

Thursday, October 12, 2017 10:52 am

Inside a recently swept Black Box theater on Wednesday evening around 7:30,...

Adam Webman '18 of Winter Park, Fla., reacts while painting a ceramic sphere with terra sigillata while working in the ceramics studio in the Olin Arts Center. (Theophil Syslo/Bates College)
Bates at Night: visiting with student artists in Olin Arts Center

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 9:48 am

Art and artists live in the Olin Arts Center. “I love coming...

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U.S. Sens. Collins and King commend Bates in announcement of $250K Diverse BookFinder grant

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 1:45 pm

On Sept. 7, U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King announced that a federal agency had awarded $250,000 to Bates College's Diverse BookFinder.

Shown in a 2013 Concert on the Quad at Bates, Corey Harris '91 brings his distinctive brand of roots music back to Bates on Sept. 24. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
En route to Bates, Corey Harris ’91 talks with New Hampshire paper

Thursday, September 21, 2017 2:17 pm

Harris, who represents so many styles in his sound, was asked, "How does 'life' find its way into your storytelling?"

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Look What We Found: Chip Ross’ colorful 1990s fractal poster

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 4:51 pm

Bates mathematician Chip Ross won't toss a 20-year old coloring project. “This was a labor of love for me. I put my heart and soul into it.”

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Look What We Found: Robert Frost in a Bates poet’s office

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."

Tuesday, Sept. 5: Professor Emeritus of Sociology Sawyer Sylvester talks with Professor of Religious Studies Marcus Bruce ’77 after Convocation. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
With new urgency, Bates professors say what — and why — they’re excited to teach this fall

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.

Bud Horne, 92, finishes The Old First Night Run on Saturday, July 31, 2017. Horne has been running in the race since it first started, over 40 years ago. (Photograph by Erin Clark / The Daily Chautauquan)
10 rules for road races from 92-year-old Bud Horne ’49

Friday, August 25, 2017 8:39 am

Bud Horne ’49, who as a Bates cross-country runner won a Maine state championship, keeps on going.

Ivy surrounds a red door on the side of the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Summer at Bates

Thursday, August 24, 2017 5:37 pm

We’ve enjoyed a lush summer with a more leisurely pace.

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Slideshow: See how students find purpose in their Bates-funded summer internships

Thursday, August 17, 2017 7:33 pm

J.R. Watanasiri '19 came to Bates to major in biochemistry with a pre-med focus. But he liked tuna, too. Can Bates help him combine the two?

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