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December 19, 2013
12:27 pm

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

The Campus Life Project will establish a dynamic center of Bates life on the southeast side of campus.

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project


September 6, 2011
11:09 am

Orientation is a way to make yourself at home

The day started out wet, but the rain was giving way to a gentle warmth as Josh Quint ’14 moved into a ground-floor double in Parker Hall.


September 1, 2011
11:16 am

Getting ready: James Reese and the dean's office

James Reese has been a Bates dean since most current students’ parents were in college. This weekend during Orientation, Reese…


September 1, 2011
11:10 am

Getting ready: Suzy Nattress and keys to Bates

Obtaining a Bates ID card is like getting your driver’s license, but much quicker: your picture is snapped, the card…


February 11, 2011
11:27 am

Steeped in Trashion

Slide show: the 2010 Trashion Show.


January 12, 2011
11:23 am

College offices closing at noon Wednesday, Jan. 12, due to weather

Due to inclement weather, Bates College administrative offices will close at noon today, Wednesday, Jan. 12. Only personnel designated in…


November 16, 2010
4:34 pm

Cool it: Heating curtailment plan will save money, carbon emissions during break

In an effort to reduce energy consumption on campus, Bates will be turning down the heat in buildings across campus during the winter break. The adjustments are expected to save money and reduce the college’s emissions of greenhouse gases.


November 5, 2010
2:24 pm

WCSH-TV covers mock dorm blaze during Fire Safety Day

WCSH-TV reporter Chris Rose covered Fire Safety Day at Bates on Oct. 28, focusing especially on the burning of a…


October 25, 2010
4:29 pm

Date change: Live burn demonstration, Fire Safety Day now Oct. 28

(Due to the inclement weather forecast, Fire Safety Day activities have been rescheduled from Wednesday to Thursday.) If you woke…


September 17, 2010
5:18 pm

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 20, 2010

The grandstand is rising at Garcelon Field, the eagle landed at 10 Frye St., and they’re still slinging steel at Hedge and Roger Williams halls.