Stories about "The College"
Bates dedicates Traquina Boathouse, culminating $2.7 million giving effort

Friday, October 12, 2018 10:23 am

“The Traquina name represents incredible dedication by a Bates family to our college and our rowing program,” President Clayton Spencer said.

How Gabby Rivera is revolutionizing pop-lit’s depiction of the comic-book hero

Friday, October 12, 2018 9:09 am

Speaking to a Bates audience, Rivera, who is the author of Marvel’s first queer Latinx superhero, says that being soft can redefine what it means to be a hero.

Veterans’ recognition project update

Friday, October 12, 2018 8:16 am

An update on the veterans' recognition project at Bates and an invitation to share your perspective.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Thursday, October 4, 2018 10:58 am

October is a moment of transition. Oscar Wilde said it: “And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.”

‘Anthropocenic’: Museum show looks at humanity’s planetary impact

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 10:56 am

A new Bates exhibition examines humanity’s mark on the planet with pathos, wit, and an eye-opening diversity of work.

What’s in a Lewiston Name: Frye

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 3:22 pm

Home to cozy student houses, a hopping social scene, and the campus coffeehouse, Frye Street is named for an illustrious Lewiston family.

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018 9:26 am

If you think of Ladd Plaza as a really big family room that has been getting a makeover, they’re now moving in the furniture.

Hagel honored for work on notions of authenticity in trans children

Thursday, September 27, 2018 2:04 pm

If a transgender child seems unsure of their gender identity, is that identity any less authentic? Nina Hagel explains.

Bates announces $28 million in gifts in fiscal 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018 10:00 am

The $28 million total, for the giving year ending June 30, includes $10.87 million in endowment gifts. Giving to Bates has more than doubled since 2013.

Convocation 2018 remarks: President Clayton Spencer

Friday, September 7, 2018 12:16 pm

President Spencer considers the famous phrase "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” Is it false hope? Or a call to action?

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