Archives for "Campus places"

Tuesday

January 30, 2007 12:00 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 29

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 29

Considering how much trouble a Maine winter can cause when it really wants to, the people handling Bates’ major campus-improvement…

Tuesday

January 23, 2007 12:00 am

Campus Construction Update, Week of Jan. 23: Imaging Center opens

Campus Construction Update, Week of Jan. 23: Imaging Center opens

Now open in a sleekly renovated section of Coram Library, the Bates College Imaging and Computing Center leads this week’s update.

Monday

January 22, 2007 12:00 am

Campus construction update: Week of Jan. 21

In recent weeks we’ve learned what Dining Services director Christine Schwartz likes about the new dining Commons. Now it’s the turn of Paul Farnsworth, Bates’ project manager for the building.

Tuesday

January 16, 2007 12:00 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 15, 2007

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 15, 2007

Wooden roof trusses for the new residential village near Mount David will start going into place this week.

Tuesday

January 9, 2007 11:57 am

Campus Construction Updates: Week of Jan. 8

Campus Construction Updates: Week of Jan. 8

About nine months remain before students move into the new student housing, adjacent to Rand Hall.

Monday

January 8, 2007 12:00 am

Campus construction update: Week of Jan. 7

A student serving on a food advisory committee once told Christine Schwartz, Dining Services’ director, that anticipating a meal at the current Memorial Commons is like getting psyched up for battle. “You pretty much have to fight your way through Commons now” because of the way the space is arranged, Schwartz said. All that will change when the new Commons opens in February.

Monday

January 1, 2007 4:07 pm

College offers Between Chaos and Community theme for Martin Luther King Day

Civil rights activist and historian Cleveland Sellers is the keynote speaker for the 2007 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College.

Monday

December 18, 2006 11:13 am

Campus construction updates: Week of Dec. 18, 2006

Campus construction updates: Week of Dec. 18, 2006

While most Bates people will be away from campus from Dec. 22 until January, workers will still be busy on the new student housing and the dining Commons-Alumni Walk project.

Monday

December 11, 2006 11:12 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 11, 2006

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 11, 2006

Many of us give little thought to heating season until it’s time to get the furnace cleaned. Not surprisingly, ensuring that Bates’ new student housing would be warm for its first heating season took a bit more effort.

Tuesday

December 5, 2006 11:03 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 4, 2006

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 4, 2006

The first Campus Construction Update, in 2006, looks at progress on the new Commons, Alumni Walk and 280 College St.