Stories about "Innovation"
Campus construction update: Week of Sept. 24

Friday, September 28, 2007 2:11 pm

An afternoon thunderstorm on Sept. 27 occasioned an Alumni Walk first: emergency vehicles entering in response to a campus alarm. Although there was no fire, lightning caused a power surge in the fire detection system, frying a computer chip and setting off an alarm in Hathorn Hall.

College joins national online college information initiative

Thursday, September 27, 2007 2:24 pm

Bates College announced today that it is participating with more than 600 independent U.S. colleges and universities in offering detailed information to explore schools online at www.ucan-network.org.

College to provide audio streaming for home football games

Wednesday, September 19, 2007 3:22 pm

Bates College has partnered with Teamline to make live play-by-play of 2007 season home football games available to listeners from anywhere.

Bates rolls out a fleet of bicycles

Wednesday, September 5, 2007 8:32 am

This fall Bates College introduces the Bates Bikes, a fleet of 10 cruiser bicycles that belong to the newly created Bates Bike Co-op.

Bates partners with Zipcar to bring car-sharing to campus

Wednesday, September 5, 2007 8:24 am

Bates College and Zipcar, the world's largest car-sharing service, have announced a partnership to make Zipcars available on campus to faculty, staff and students as an environmentally friendly alternative to the costs and hassles of keeping a car on campus.

Construction update, week of Aug. 13: Student housing opens

Friday, August 17, 2007 8:57 am

With its first occupants scheduled to move in later in the day, the new Bates student housing was introduced to the community with speeches and tours during the morning of Aug. 17.

College to implement new emergency notification system in September

Thursday, July 26, 2007 11:43 am

In September, Bates College will implement and begin testing a new emergency notification system that will send information and instructions simultaneously to the entire campus community through e-mail, cell phones and telephone landlines.

Clean Sweep cleans up: Sale proceeds are nearly double last year's

Thursday, June 28, 2007 11:58 am

The seventh annual Clean Sweep, the Bates College "garage sale" of appliances, furnishings, electronics and other goods donated by departing students, raised some $17,648 in proceeds that were divided among 18 local school and nonprofit organizations.

Bates College Etude #1

Wednesday, May 30, 2007 12:00 pm

Dance performance by Fisher Qua and Carol Dilley, with choreography by Carol...

Bates College Etude #2

Monday, May 28, 2007 12:00 pm

Dance performance by Meredith Sallee and Fisher Qua, with choreography by Sarah McCormick, camera by Craig Saddlemire and Kristen Carey, and video production by Bill Matthew.

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