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Monday

February 10, 2014
2:42 pm

Bates-related Olympics news items from campus, Sochi and in between

Items featuring Olympian Emily Bamford ’15, historian Amy Bass ’92, cultural critic Erica Rand and sports agent Peter Carlisle ’91.

Bates-related Olympics news items from campus, Sochi and in between

Thursday

February 6, 2014
4:10 pm

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

The most intriguing aspect of the new CBBcat might be that collaboration is at its core.

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

Tuesday

February 4, 2014
10:49 am

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Baby it’s cold outside, but images from January capture the warm vibe of life on the Bates campus.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Friday

January 31, 2014
12:47 pm

Jewish family history, hands-on health care in Africa motivate 2013 Phillips Student Fellows

Rachel Baumann ’14 and Asha Mohamud ’15 sought to understand experiences outside the U.S. that had changed the lives of people close to them.

Jewish family history, hands-on health care in Africa motivate 2013 Phillips Student Fellows

Thursday

January 30, 2014
2:44 pm

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

“It’s hard to comprehend billions of years,” says geology professor Mike Retelle.

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

Wednesday

January 29, 2014
2:38 pm

Emily Bamford ’15 selected to Australian Olympic alpine ski team

With her selection, Bates has now been represented in five straight Olympic Games.

Emily Bamford ’15 selected to Australian Olympic alpine ski team

Wednesday

January 29, 2014
10:05 am

Video: 2014 Puddle Jump

It’s a Bates tradition suitable for any hardy Bobcat, including this year an alumnus from the event’s founding era.

Video: 2014 Puddle Jump

Wednesday

January 29, 2014
9:09 am

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
5:35 pm

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Images include Sunday’s memorial service, the keynote program Monday, the Benjamin Mays Debate between Bates and Morehouse, and the evening arts performance by Sankofa.

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
2:57 pm

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Gary Younge painted a picture of events behind the 1963 March on Washington and King’s speech that, paradoxically, made it all seem both inevitable and fortuitous.

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis