Stories about "Current topics"
Thursday, April 13, 2017 11:20 am
How many little kids can Bates entertain and educate about astronomy and science in one night?
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, April 12, 2017 10:14 am
In her honors thesis, Brown compares adult drug court to more traditional forms of incarceration and criminal justice in Maine.
Friday, March 31, 2017 8:00 am
“The walrus is a really strange story,” Retelle says.
Friday, March 24, 2017 10:00 am
In our latest "Voices from the Class of 2017," Katie Van Patten recounts directing a Sherlock Holmes play for her senior thesis in theater.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:59 pm
An alumna-directed documentary about family that grew out of the love and friendship among Bates classmates plays on March 30 at the college.
Friday, March 17, 2017 12:22 pm
Dennis Joseph Callahan, Class of 1876, was born in Bishopstown, Ireland, on Christmas Day in 1852.
Thursday, March 16, 2017 11:57 am
For Professor of Sociology Emily Kane, the word "agency" frequently describes not a place but a state of being.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:13 pm
Feeling blue about civic society in a post-factual era? Then here's student teacher Elizabeth Erbafina '17 teaching seventh graders about using evidence in their writing.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:51 pm
The media explain why pot is legal in Maine yet illegal at colleges like Bates, and why Bates is a case study of why a biofuel company might expand to Maine.