Archives for "Residential life"


April 21, 2010 1:59 pm

Why We Love the Jump

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show Ten reasons the Puddle Jump is the best college tradition…


April 21, 2010 11:51 am

Folks Back Home

A Kabul resident and a Marine veteran agree that education is key for Afghanistan — and for Americans who want…


April 21, 2010 11:46 am

Lounge Act

A new WRBC-FM program brings the faculty to the world By Elizabeth McKean ’12 and Gabrielle Otto ’11 Once a…


April 21, 2010 11:36 am

Two Out of Three Ain't Bad

Booking a cool, affordable, and name-brand band takes luck You’ve heard the saying: You can have your project done fast,…


January 4, 2010 11:30 am

Campus Technology describes Bates' new wirelesss PA system

Campus Technology magazine spoke to Tom Carey ’73, director of security and campus safety at Bates, for a story about…


December 23, 2009 6:25 am

Ask Me Another: Two Deans, One Goal

If “swing dean” sounds like a job at a jazz college, Marylyn Scott and Carmita McCoy work at a rhythm counted in years, not beats. They trade places annually: As one works in Admissions, recruiting students from groups underrepresented in higher ed, the other heads to the Dean of Students office to support the 100 or so multicultural and first-generation-to-college students she helped recruit in the previous cycle.


December 21, 2009 11:34 am

Taking a Shot

As the number of students with H1N1 flu topped 250 in October, Bates implemented its H1N1 protocols.


December 21, 2009 11:10 am

The Gap Band

For some students, a year off the college track is just the ticket.


December 18, 2009 3:59 pm

Louder than Words

As they advance the greening of Bates, the EcoReps know that it’s all about the visuals.


November 9, 2009 2:26 pm

H1N1 Update for Nov. 9

After a hiatus of a couple of weeks, students have resumed their work in the local community in schools and other agencies.