Archives for "Commons"
May 13, 2014 2:42 pm
Seven students create dishes from their own recipes, with the “theme ingredient” being food available in Commons.
August 27, 2010 2:00 pm
• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show Friendship is the name of the game for this alum-flavored…
December 21, 2009 1:01 pm
A collaboration between Dining Services and Multicultural Affairs, Bitsoie’s program was designed to increase representation of Native American culture on campus. (Bates, Bowdoin, Colby, and Maine’s Indian tribes are working together to draw more Native American students into college.)
October 28, 2009 4:36 pm
A video of table dancing at New Commons, organized by the student group Bates Energy Action Movement, has been posted…
July 1, 2009 11:09 am
A sociology class plumbs the depths of student interest in creative arts at Bates
November 19, 2008 1:08 pm
Bates Dining Services has received a statewide award honoring commitment to the employment of people with disabilities.
November 13, 2008 12:00 pm
One of the campus community’s favorite gatherings, Bates’ annual Harvest Meal is nearly upon us.
The buffet dinner starts at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, in Commons. Dessert and a “Trashion Fashion Show,” a green-minded event where Bates people display apparel they have made from discarded materials, follows in the Gray Athletic Building.
May 9, 2008 1:52 pm
Donors who supported construction of the new dining Commons at Bates College, including many Trustees, were honored Friday at the official dedication of the campus’ newest and most-used building.
March 7, 2008 11:04 am
About a year after visiting Bates to see how the college is making itself more sustainable, U.S. Rep. Michael Michaud returned on March 7 for lunch and a tour of Bates’ new, “green” dining Commons.
March 3, 2008 11:10 am
About 1,000 Bates people put the new dining Commons to the test over dinner on Monday, Feb. 25, Dining Services director Christine Schwartz estimated the following day.
It was the first dinner served at the facility with the entire campus community back from winter break. (The Commons had served the first board plan meal Sunday night and offered a limited menu during break week.) Schwartz was pleased — and her staff, she said, loves their new workplace.