Stories about "Maine and New England"
Thursday, October 27, 2016 11:25 am
During the historic fires of October 1947, volunteer firefighting by Bates students was "superior to anything yet," said President Charles Phillips.
Friday, September 9, 2016 2:53 pm
Images from the student-led AESOP outdoor trips during Orientation as Bates' newest students had fun getting to know Maine and each other.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 5:14 pm
A chronicler of everyday Maine life, George French was also among the first photographers to interpret the Maine slogan "Vacationland."
Thursday, October 15, 2015 9:58 am
Chemistry professor Paula Schlax's $250,000 grant to study the bacteria that causes Lyme disease includes support for student research.
Friday, August 28, 2015 12:00 pm
From beach to marsh, geology students did faculty-guided thesis fieldwork in and around the Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area, with time for play, too.
Friday, May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one's idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
Friday, January 30, 2015 12:11 pm
A longtime leader in building community engagement into the liberal arts education, Bates recently received national recognition for that work from both a federal agency and a major foundation.
Monday, January 12, 2015 11:55 am
During last week's Northeast cold snap, who had bragging rights as the coldest campus in the NESCAC?
Friday, October 24, 2014 10:51 am
New at Bates as an assistant professor of biology, Brett Huggett specializes in how trees response to environmental stress.
Friday, September 26, 2014 3:21 pm
Harward Center Civic Forums at Bates College in October explore the role of immigration in Maine's economy; and a historic effort to redress problems created by government policies toward Native American children.