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Sunday

March 10, 2013
1:09 pm

‘Eco-anxious’ about climate change? Try a dose of natural beauty

We are distracted, “eco-anxious,” and paralyzed by the portents of climate change. But maybe all we need is a dose of natural beauty.

‘Eco-anxious’ about climate change? Try a dose of natural beauty

Sunday

March 10, 2013
1:03 pm

Benjamin Mays’ living legacy

Mays ’20, the great civil rights leader, never forgot Bates. And it works both ways.

Benjamin Mays’ living legacy

Sunday

March 10, 2013
12:09 pm

Alumni photographers Heffernan, Strada and Verhave share their vision

Not every photographer has a vision. Not every photographer has a muse, or listens to one.

Alumni photographers Heffernan, Strada and Verhave share their vision

Sunday

March 10, 2013
11:34 am

A medal honors Nathaniel Boone ’52 and his fellow Montford Point Marines

A medal honors men like Nathaniel Boone ’52 for breaking the Marine corps color line

A medal honors Nathaniel Boone ’52 and his fellow Montford Point Marines

Sunday

March 10, 2013
11:21 am

Chapel to Lewiston: Hello!

The location of the Bates Chapel, now named for Peter J. Gomes ’65, illuminates the college’s historical relationship with Lewiston and how the absence of buildings is just as important as their presence.

Chapel to Lewiston: Hello!

Sunday

March 10, 2013
10:51 am

Spencer’s inaugural address: where Bates stands, how the college can move forward, while staying true to itself

Citing Benjamin Mays ’20 as both metaphor and guide, Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address frames the challenges facing Bates and suggests why the college is fully equipped to move forward

Spencer’s inaugural address: where Bates stands, how the college can move forward, while staying true to itself

Sunday

March 10, 2013
10:37 am

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ senior theses in theater and art

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ two senior theses, in theater and in art

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ senior theses in theater and art

Friday

June 15, 2012
12:09 pm

China’s economy, and a group of Bates students, were awakening in 1981

The flashes of color in these images of China from 1981, taken by Steve Stone ’83 during a Bates sociology Short Term trip, signal big changes to come.

Friday

June 15, 2012
12:00 am

Wow! Clayton Spencer begins a new relationship with her new college

Clayton Spencer’s rise as a U.S. higher education leader culminates in her debut as president-elect of Bates — and her avowed commitment to leading Bates toward a stronger marriage of excellence and opportunity.

Friday

June 15, 2012
12:00 am

Thanks to Phene and Chhetri, Bollywood bowls Bates over

The dance exploits of Shachi Phene ’12 and Shlesma Chhetri ’12, notably the colorful and exuberant genre seen in Bollywood films, have made them campus stars.