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Wednesday

May 14, 2014 10:53 am

Where all the lights are bright: Students and L-A celebrate Night in Town

Where all the lights are bright: Students and L-A celebrate Night in Town

Beautiful spring weather and delicious food draw students downtown on May 7.

Wednesday

May 14, 2014 8:00 am

Equestrians Kirwin ’15 and Kiesler ’16 ride to top-10 finish at Nationals

Equestrians Kirwin ’15 and Kiesler ’16 ride to top-10 finish at Nationals

“For both of them to place in the top 10 at Nationals is an amazing accomplishment,” says coach Ginger Klingenstein-Albert.

Wednesday

May 14, 2014 1:54 am

President Spencer calls on students to help foster more responsible and respectful behavior

President Spencer calls on students to help foster more responsible and respectful behavior

The rare all-student meeting begins a campus conversation about alcohol use and the threat it poses to the health and safety of students and neighbors.

Tuesday

May 13, 2014 2:42 pm

Video: Students dish out creativity in Iron Chef competition

Video: Students dish out creativity in Iron Chef competition

Seven students create dishes from their own recipes, with the “theme ingredient” being food available in Commons.

Wednesday

May 7, 2014 11:00 pm

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

In a public show of support, the Stangle family joins the multimillion dollar Catalyst Fund effort supporting the college’s strategic initiatives.

Wednesday

May 7, 2014 10:30 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

We have a new friend here on campus: Spring!

Wednesday

May 7, 2014 10:00 pm

An infographic look at baseball’s first trip to the NESCAC Championship

An infographic look at baseball’s first trip to the NESCAC Championship

Bates plays its first-round game today at 3 p.m. vs. Wesleyan University on the campus of Babson College in Babson Park, Mass.

Friday

May 2, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

A day with Thomas Goetz ’90, an author and entrepreneur who has scrutinized humanity’s dance with information technology since the early Internet Age.

Friday

May 2, 2014 9:00 am

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.

Thursday

May 1, 2014 2:14 pm

Not all breast cancer tumors are created equal, explains geneticist Chuck Perou ’87

Not all breast cancer tumors are created equal, explains geneticist Chuck Perou ’87

Perou’s findings are “fundamentally reshaping the scientific understanding” of cancer, says The New York Times.