Stories about "Current topics"
Friday, September 22, 2017 12:33 pm
We know that students can be grouped by class year. Perhaps less obvious, but equally telling, are ways that faculty can be grouped.
Thursday, September 21, 2017 1:46 pm
Removing monuments to Confederate leaders means little without an understanding of why they were created, how racism persists today, and how to move forward.
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 4:51 pm
Bates mathematician Chip Ross won't toss a 20-year old coloring project. “This was a labor of love for me. I put my heart and soul into it.”
Thursday, September 14, 2017 4:37 pm
While not a direct hit, hurricanes Harvey and Irma still touched the lives of three Bates people.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:11 pm
On a bookcase facing Rob Farnsworth sits a bust of poet Robert Frost, "presiding over everything that gets said in here."
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.
Thursday, September 7, 2017 5:25 pm
"Maybe already, maybe tomorrow, but definitely over time, you’ll begin to find the particular faculty members with whom you’ll forge especially deep bonds."
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.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:17 pm
Jason Fein's rise through the AD ranks is a bit distinctive — in the same way his Brooklyn-bred New York sports loyalties are distinctive here in Maine.
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."