Stories about "Society and culture"
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:00 pm
Call it ugly, and she’ll agree, but Mara Tieken still loves the green chair for its personality and history, if not its Mad Men style.
Friday, December 8, 2017 11:43 am
Spencer writes that Congress’ current efforts at tax reform represent a puzzling "assault on educational opportunity."
Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:06 pm
The Trashion Show, an annual waste-couture extravaganza, shows Bates students at their creative and sustainable best.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 4:56 pm
Members of the Bates women's cross country team opine about all the advice they hear from supporters during races.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:11 pm
Author Ibram X. Kendi gave a talk titled "How to Be an Antiracist" at Bates College. It’s advice he’s abundantly qualified to offer.
Saturday, October 7, 2017 11:45 am
“Students graduate and start their lives." But there are material things that will "bring them back to Bates and create a Bates identity.”
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 2:28 pm
A Bates College team led by Krista Aronson has created the Diverse BookFinder, a set of resources that makes diverse children’s books newly findable.
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.
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.