Stories about "Bates values"
Look What We Found: Leslie Hill’s prized document of protest by African American women

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4:12 pm

Hill, a Bates politics professor, explains a historic act of protest during the infamous 1991 Clarence Thomas hearings — and what it means for her students today.

Picture Story: MLK Day 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018 12:16 pm

Photographs by Phyllis Graber Jensen and Theophil Syslo of the Bates Communications Office portray moments from the college’s 2018 MLK Day observance.

Student committee announces Carignan Fund grants to seven L-A groups

Friday, January 19, 2018 10:47 am

“I learned how many awesome organizations and people we have in Androscoggin County," said Brie Wilson '18.

Slideshow: From age 9 to 86, they explain how Bates took MLK Day ‘to another level’

Friday, January 19, 2018 10:06 am

Hear from people age 9 to 89 who attended the college's Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance and learn why it is "tremendously important within our community."

MLK Day 2018: Education is ‘the key to the kind of society we need’

Thursday, January 18, 2018 3:38 pm

In an era when enlightenment seems to be draining from U.S. society, Bates on MLK Day was a source of replenishment, choosing education its theme.

Video: Nate Stephenson ’18 plays the madman ‘who could be anyone’

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 11:07 am

For his honors thesis in theater performance, Nate Stephenson ’18 plays Everyman from Nikolai Gogol's short story “Diary of a Madman."

Green Innovation Grants grow sustainability at Bates

Thursday, January 11, 2018 2:23 pm

Now in its second year, the Green Innovation Grants program at Bates College is supporting initiatives in gardening, waste reduction, and conservation.

Crop advisers can influence farmers to adopt conservation practices

Friday, January 5, 2018 12:05 pm

Farmers trust crop advisers, a type of consultant, on lots of things. A Bates faculty member found that their influence can be harnessed for conservation work.

Video: Alisa Amador ’18 creates community through her music

Friday, January 5, 2018 11:46 am

For Amador, being a musician is about performance: "reminding everyone of our shared humanity."

Bates launches ‘vibrant and immersive’ Athletics website

Thursday, December 21, 2017 12:27 pm

The major redesign "mirrors what Bobcat sports is all about: excellence, pride, energy, and community," says Jason Fein, director of athletics.

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