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Wednesday

November 19, 2014 5:05 pm

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

The four were among 20 American college students studying in Kathmandu on a study-abroad program that explores Tibetan and Himalayan cultures.

Thursday

October 30, 2014 12:45 pm

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 30, 2014

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 30, 2014

Campus construction work will result in the closure of three side streets off Campus Avenue from Nov. 3-11.

Wednesday

October 15, 2014 12:00 pm

Blame the coffee cake? Once-enchanted student mailboxes face extinction

Blame the coffee cake? Once-enchanted student mailboxes face extinction

Bates joins just a handful of U.S. colleges in eliminating physical mailboxes in favor of the one-stop, package-center approach.

Wednesday

October 15, 2014 10:54 am

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

An author, scholar and rabbi, Jay Michaelson discusses optimum ways to discuss Israel and Palestine in campus settings on Oct. 29.

Thursday

August 14, 2014 11:52 am

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 14, 2014

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 14, 2014

The Campus Construction Update comes to you in the giant economy size today thanks to an abundance of construction news at Bates College.

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 3:33 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Another construction project completed this summer has attracted its own share of attention: an enclosed wood-framed batting facility that should…

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 3:13 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: An Intercultural Education Office preview

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: An Intercultural Education Office preview

The Office of Intercultural Education will soon occupy space in Chase Hall with an entrance almost directly across from its…

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 2:54 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: Bringing down the houses

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: Bringing down the houses

It was impressive, to say the least, as a Volvo power shovel knocked down four wooden houses at Bates the…

Tuesday

July 15, 2014 3:47 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 16, 2014

Campus Construction Update: July 16, 2014

Note this date: July 28 is the target date for the Campus Avenue Project construction fence to rise and for buildings, trees and other current features to start coming down.

Wednesday

July 2, 2014 2:11 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update, July 2, 2014: Canham House has just been refurbished as the new home for the Career Development Center at Bates College.