Stories about "Bates values"
NPR reports on ‘first-of-its-kind’ national study by Hiss ’66 challenging the value of standardized tests
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:25 pm
The study, says NPR, questions the predictive value of standardized tests and argues that they narrow the door of college opportunity.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 11:05 am
Clean and elegant, the student-produced site features an Instagram feed of artworks and a promotional video providing a whirlwind glimpse of the arts at Bates.
Monday, February 10, 2014 2:42 pm
Items featuring Olympian Emily Bamford '15, historian Amy Bass '92, cultural critic Erica Rand and sports agent Peter Carlisle '91.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 4:10 pm
The most intriguing aspect of the new CBBcat might be that collaboration is at its core.
Friday, January 31, 2014 3:59 pm
In three separate performances Feb. 7-9, Bates presents Maine's best-known pianist, music by Austrian composer Hanns Eisler and a concert by Leyla McCalla.
Friday, January 31, 2014 3:53 pm
Leyla McCalla, a singer-songwriter who has been likened to Billie Holiday, performs on Feb. 9.
Friday, January 31, 2014 3:34 pm
Pianist Frank Glazer, artist in residence at Bates, gives a special 99th-birthday...
Friday, January 31, 2014 3:23 pm
Soprano Karyn Levitt and pianist Eric Ostling perform songs by Hanns Eisler in translations by Eric Bentley on Feb. 7.
Friday, January 31, 2014 12:45 pm
Rachel Baumann's interest in her grandparents gained new intensity when, supported by a Phillips Fellowship, she spent summer 2013 researching their story of courage, audacity and survival as Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe.
Friday, January 31, 2014 12:37 pm
In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud '15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.