Stories about "People and groups"
Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel dies at age 92

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 8:53 am

Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel died on Dec. 14, 2017, at age 92.

Q&A: Matt Jadud envisions a ‘fundamentally inclusive’ Digital and Computational Studies program

Friday, December 15, 2017 9:57 am

"There should be nothing structural that discriminates implicitly or explicitly against any of our students."

What I Mean When I Say: Susan Dewsnap and ‘bat’

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:56 pm

A bat can be a nocturnal mammal, or a home-run hitter. For Susan Dewsnap, it's an important piece of pottery equipment.

Bates at Night: Hitting the books, the chai, and the Thesis Café

Friday, December 1, 2017 11:00 am

On Wednesday night, students in Ladd Library helped themselves to chai as they pulled out their books and opened their laptops.

Look What We Found: All the stuff in James Reese’s office

Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:32 pm

Longtime dean James Reese won't tell you his favorite office item. But he will tell you why and how students have made so many gifts to him during his 40 years.

What I Mean When I Say: Gina Fatone and ‘utterance’

Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:08 am

For most of us, an utterance is a spoken expression. For Bates ethnomusicologist Gina Fatone, the term is both broader and more specific.

Fall Dance Concert renamed to honor Bates dance icon Plavin

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:12 pm

Bates College has chosen to commemorate dance program founder Marcy Plavin, who died in 2016, by renaming its annual Fall Dance Concert after her.

Patricia A. Schoknecht named Bates College vice president for information and library services and college librarian

Monday, November 27, 2017 10:41 am

Currently chief information officer and assistant vice president for business services at Rollins College, Schoknecht joins Bates on Jan. 1, 2018.

‘We discussed Taoism, then he said, “Sign the contract”‘

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 12:07 pm

Bates trustee Paul Marks '83 explains how a Bates-fueled interest in China led him to found a multinational aerospace supply company.

What I Mean When I Say: ‘Host,’ with Lee Abrahamsen

Thursday, November 2, 2017 9:55 am

You can host a party. You can host a TV show. But in Bates biologist Lee Abrahamsen’s profession, you’re more likely to host a parasite.

Load more