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Campus Construction Update: Shortridge goes 100 percent solar

Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:57 pm

A year after the first row of solar panels went atop Bates' Coastal Center at Shortridge, a second row has made the center electrically self-sufficient.

Then and Now: The Bates ginkgo tree sheds its leaves

Thursday, November 16, 2017 11:50 am

As ginkgo trees do, the one outside Carnegie Science Hall, across from Chase Hall, shed all its leaves within a few hours on Nov. 9.

Video: Statue of Benjamin Mays ’20, ‘prophet of freedom,’ unveiled

Thursday, November 9, 2017 3:29 pm

Bates was well-represented at the unveiling of the Dr. Benjamin E. Mays Statue in Greenwood, S.C., on Nov. 4.

November brings exercises to trim our waste

Thursday, November 9, 2017 1:57 pm

At Bates College, No Shave November will be overshadowed by No Waste November, a series of events dedicated to cultivating good waste-disposal habits.

Q&A: Psychologist Amy Bradfield Douglass on eyewitness identifications

Thursday, November 2, 2017 10:20 am

Audience questions added some new angles to a talk by Bates College psychologist Amy Bradfield Douglass about eyewitness identifications.

Look What We Found: Katalin Vecsey’s portrait of a queen

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 6:15 pm

Theater students call her “the queen," and because she’s the queen, she naturally has a framed oil portrait of herself looking queenly.

Then and Now: Garcelon Field in the 1930s and right now

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 12:00 pm

What's different and what's the name about these two photographs of Garcelon Field taken about 80 years apart?

Video: Bates cross country programs host NESCAC Championships Saturday

Friday, October 27, 2017 11:56 am

For the fourth time ever and the first time since 2008, the Bates cross country programs get to host the NESCAC Championships this Saturday at Pineland Farms.

The Bates boilers just fired up — but with much less fossil fuel

Friday, October 27, 2017 10:07 am

Made by vaporizing materials like sawdust, RFO has helped Bates slash its carbon emissions

A couple for 42 years, artists open their first duo exhibition at Bates

Friday, October 27, 2017 9:21 am

In their first joint exhibition, sculptor Rona Pondick and painter Robert Feintuch present Heads, Hands, Feet at the Bates College Museum of Art.

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