Stories about "Lewiston-Auburn"
Students and local residents enjoy a concluding a cappella performance during the debut College Night in Town (now known as Bates Night in Town). (Michael Pasek '12/Bates College)
Bates Night in Town to celebrate campus, community ties

Friday, May 2, 2014 2:28 pm

For the fourth time, Bates students and downtown businesses are eagerly anticipating Bates Night in Town, the May 7 celebration of town-gown ties.

Patrick Dempsey presents the CBB Challenge College Cup to, from left, organizer Hillary Throckmorton '15, Abby Zwetchkenbaum '15 (one of two top Bates fundraisers, along with Julia Gordon '15), President Clayton Spencer and the Bates Bobcat on Oct. 13 during a ceremony in Lewiston's Simard-Payne Park. (Meg Kimmel/Bates College)
Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Thursday, October 17, 2013 12:00 pm

Hillary Throckmorton '15 marshals community participation in the CBB Dempsey Challenge to secure a Bates victory.

For her senior thesis in environmental studies, Taryn O’Connell ‘13 investigated a debate about Androscoggin River pollution that took place in Lewiston in the 1950s. Photograph by Hank Schless '13.
Senior thesis Q-and-A: The 1950s debate over Androscoggin River pollution

Thursday, May 2, 2013 12:00 pm

In her thesis, Taryn O'Connell '13 examines strategies used to reach different social classes in Lewiston during a landmark pollution debate.

First-years XX XX and XX XX react to panelists at Beyond Intellectual Profit, a symposium on navigating diversity in the workplace. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Monday, March 4, 2013 12:35 pm

Four alumni panelists discuss the connections between the classroom and their careers.

The Portland company Indiedanceworks is among artists performing at the eighth annual F.A.B. dance showcase. Photograph by Dana Crawford/SALT.
The wait is over: F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase happens March 2

Friday, February 22, 2013 8:41 am

The annual F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase takes place Saturday, March 2, at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston.

The Many and One rally in Merrill Gym on Jan. 11, 2003, sent a strong, unified message far and wide. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 2:58 pm

The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis '10.

St. Mary's radiology manager Donna Knightly shot this X-ray of a few items worn or carried by the Bates students. Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 2:22 pm

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Among the Harward Center's initiatives is the Community-Based Research program, which allows students to connect service and academics. Above, David Longdon '13 helps lead youth programming with Lots to Gardens, a community garden program in Lewiston. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College
Ray joins ‘superb tradition’ as Harward Center director

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 3:30 pm

Ray brings more than 15 years of experience as a scholar and leader who bridges thought and action.

Tomi Chipman '14 stands with her father, Doug, in one of their greenhouses in Poland. Photograph by Jose Leiva/Sun Journal.
Sun Journal highlights a multi-generation farming family

Monday, June 18, 2012 4:05 pm

The Lewiston Sun Journal profiles Tomi Chipman ’14 and her father Doug...

Transit of Venus
Bates invites public to safe viewing of transit of Venus

Friday, June 1, 2012 3:13 pm

Bates invites Lewiston-Auburn residents to a campus viewing of Tuesday's highly anticipated transit of Venus.

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