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Bates a top school for ROI, says Bloomberg Businessweek

Thursday, April 14, 2011 3:05 pm

Bloomberg Businessweek and PayScale say Bates is best in Maine and in top 12 percent of U.S. colleges and universities for return on investment.

Porst '11 receives Projects for Peace award to build first school in a remote Andean community

Friday, April 8, 2011 4:33 pm

During a community dinner on the eve of her departure from a remote Peruvian community, Hannah Porst '11 asked residents of this mountain village how she could thank them for their hospitality. What we really need, they told her, is a school. Now Porst has received a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant -- covering a third of the cost of her initiative and making it possible for the school to be built this summer.

Press Herald profiles Maine 'treasure' Sawin Millett '59

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 10:10 am

The Portland Press Herald profiles Sawin Millett ’59, the commissioner of the...

Orchestra concert raises funds for quake-ravaged Japanese town

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 9:57 am

Hiroya Miura, conductor of the Bates College Orchestra and a native of...

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, a 'joyous man,' remembered in Chapel observance

Monday, March 7, 2011 3:08 pm

The mourners who gathered in the Chapel today to remember the Rev....

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, Harvard minister and beloved son of Bates, dies at age 68

Tuesday, March 1, 2011 3:00 pm

The Rev. Peter J. Gomes '65, D.D. '96 died Feb. 28, 2011, at Massachusetts General Hospital of complications from a stroke he suffered in December. He was 68 years old.

Fun, music, treats in store at Harward Center's sixth Community Celebration

Thursday, January 27, 2011 9:21 am

Expect fun, food and performances at the sixth annual Community Celebration hosted by the College's Harward Center for Community Partnerships.

The Bates Outing Club has a way of getting inside your heart, writes Baker-White '13

Monday, December 20, 2010 5:13 pm

• Click thumbnails above to view slide show Text and photographs by...

A day at the (gubernatorial) race: MPBN, Bates partner for debate

Thursday, October 28, 2010 11:18 pm

Featuring four of the five candidates for the Blaine House -- Democrat Elizabeth Mitchell and independents Eliot Cutler, Shawn Moody and Scott -- the MPBN debate held in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall capped a day at Bates largely centered around the event.

Kaluba '10 returns to discuss development projects in Zambia

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 3:30 pm

Chomba Kaluba '10 gives the presentation Literacy and Microfinance for Sustainable Development and Peace, explaining his work with a Zambian nonprofit organization that he founded and directs, in a Homecoming Weekend presentation at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

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