Stories about "Bates values"
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.
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.
Thursday, August 24, 2017 5:37 pm
We’ve enjoyed a lush summer with a more leisurely pace.
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?