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Friday

March 8, 2002
2:29 pm

Sawler '02 wins NCAA championship in 35-pound weight throw

Bates College senior Jaime Sawler became the 10th man in school history to win a national championship in track and field when he captured the 35-pound weight throw at the NCAA Division III championships at Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio.

Friday

March 8, 2002
2:19 pm

Bates, Lewiston-Auburn community cope with McDuffee death

We continue to express our grief. We have received hundreds of messages of condolence from within the College, from alumni, parents and friends, and from members of the Lewiston and Auburn community — neighbors, City officials, school children and scores of citizens.

Thursday

February 21, 2002
8:52 am

Women's hoops to face Middlebury in NESCAC tourney

By virtue of their 77-59 victory over Trinity College on Feb. 17, the women’s basketball team has advanced to the semifinals of the New England Small College Athletic Conference tournament. The Bobcats will face Middlebury at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Bowdoin College in Brunswick.

Friday

February 15, 2002
9:09 am

Puppets join actors in production of Duras' 'Sea Wall'

Live actors share the stage with puppets from a variety of puppetry traditions in the production of Marguerite Duras’ novel The Sea Wall. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 7-9, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, in Gannett Theater.

Wednesday

February 13, 2002
9:28 am

Bates chemistry major awarded for research

Kristin J. Smith, a chemistry major, is one of four undergraduate students nationwide to receive the American Chemical Society’s I.M. Kolthoff Enrichment Award.

Friday

February 1, 2002
9:45 am

'Vagina Monologues' returns to support women against violence

Reprising last year’s production, Eve Ensler’s hit play The Vagina Monologues will be performed at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The public is invited and donations will be gratefully accepted. The proceeds from the show will be given to support a local women’s organization.

Friday

February 1, 2002
9:40 am

Bates establishes George L. Wigton Scholar Fund

The newly endowed George L. Wigton Scholar Fund at Bates College will honor a Bates student who exemplifies the high standards of the College’s long-time men’s basketball, tennis and squash coach, Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey announced today.

Thursday

January 24, 2002
3:11 pm

Six Bobcats qualify for NCAA championships

Midway through the winter season, six Bates College student-athletes have qualified for the NCAA championships. Three represent the swimming and diving teams and three come from the track and field teams.

Thursday

January 10, 2002
3:45 pm

Martell, Weymouth named to Verizon Academic All-District soccer teams

Senior forward Drew Weymouth and junior goalkeeper Kim Martell were each named to the 2002 Verizon Academic All-District soccer teams on Thursday. Weymouth, a first-team selection will be placed on the ballot for All-America honors, while Martell was named to the second team.