Stories about "The College"
Campus Construction Update: April 13, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 4:19 pm

The Alumni Gym bleachers might date back to the '50s, but nostalgia didn't stop anyone from removing them as the first step to introducing new-and-improved bleachers and flooring.

Already green, Bates sprouts two new Leafs

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 3:13 pm

Bates charges toward a carbon-neutral future with the acquisition of two new Nissan Leafs.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 11:02 am

The senior theses are in, the snow has melted, and finals week has come and nearly gone. Take a look through the lens.

Human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson to deliver 2018 Commencement address, joined by honorands Lynsey Addario, Jill Lepore, and Bob Ludwig

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 10:00 am

Stevenson's work has freed wrongfully convicted death-row prisoners, reduced excessive sentences given to others, and brought greater equality to the U.S. criminal justice system.

James Reese recalls the night of King’s assassination, and the 50 years since

Friday, April 6, 2018 11:00 am

Twelve years old in 1968, James Reese recalls the night he learned of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, and ponders unanswered questions of King's legacy.

Bates at Night: Astronomy Extravaganza

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 12:48 pm

Students "spread the excitement" to local schoolchildren at the annual Astronomy Extravaganza.

‘In love with something’: Senior Thesis Exhibition 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018 2:51 pm

As studio art majors work up to Bates' senior exhibition, it helps if they "fall in love with something.”

Former NATO ambassador: Global leadership more important than ever

Friday, March 30, 2018 1:14 pm

Problems facing the United States are transnational, but the White House is pulling away from the international stage, says Nicholas Burns.

Bates students help develop a better approach to English language learning

Thursday, March 29, 2018 4:05 pm

A really effective approach to working with English language learners is surprisingly simple.

Artist-in-residence Darsono brings lifetime of expertise to gamelan

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 4:51 pm

Darsono, a prominent Javanese performer and an artist in residence at Bates, has found that the college is surprisingly well-equipped for his teaching.

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