Stories about "News and politics"
Friday, December 8, 2017 11:43 am
Spencer writes that Congress’ current efforts at tax reform represent a puzzling "assault on educational opportunity."
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:37 pm
Then-candidate John F. Kennedy visited Lewiston in November 1960. Three years later, the city named its downtown park after the slain president.
Thursday, November 16, 2017 9:40 am
The attempt to silence scientists shows just how powerful knowledge is, says Associate Professor of History Joe Hall.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 4:37 pm
While not a direct hit, hurricanes Harvey and Irma still touched the lives of three Bates people.
Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:13 pm
Bates College's 2017 Convocation gave three speakers the opportunity to offer three distinct perspectives on what “Bates community” means.
Thursday, June 8, 2017 12:23 pm
This summer, visitors to the Bates College Museum of Art get to experience acclaimed artist Kate Gilmore's work up close and personal.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:59 pm
Newsmakers talk about rural education (it's not only about white Americans) and the Senate and the filibuster; plus two alumni innovators in the financial world.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 12:29 pm
A day after the election, Collins spoke of unity, gave advice to students feeling isolated, and talked about the glass ceiling for women in politics.
Friday, November 11, 2016 11:54 am
Election night delivered a surprise to students, faculty, and staff who gathered in Chase Hall Lounge to watch election results.
Friday, November 11, 2016 8:38 am
Bates-related election news include local and national coverage of an attempt to discourage Bates students from voting.