Archives for "Campus places"

Thursday

December 18, 2014 4:15 pm

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 18, 2014

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 18, 2014

Some kinds of dirt will do just fine when you want to build something on top of it — but other kinds, not so much. Those other kinds bring us to an especially interesting chapter in the story of the two student residences that Bates College is building for its Campus Life Project. And it’s a chapter beginning in a couple of weeks.

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.

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.

Monday

June 2, 2014 2:50 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

An architect’s presentation gives details and, more important, preliminary visuals of two new residence halls on Campus Avenue, part of the college’s Campus Life Project.