Stories about "The College"
Visionary educator Geoffrey Canada to deliver 2017 Commencement address, joining honorands Sen. Susan Collins, Wanda Corn, and Patrick Dempsey
Thursday, April 13, 2017 2:05 pm
Visionary American educator Geoffrey Canada gives the Commencement address, joined by fellow honorands Sen. Susan Collins, art historian Wanda Corn ’62, and Lewiston-born actor Patrick Dempsey.
Friday, April 7, 2017 11:08 am
The No. 4 nationally ranked Bates men's lacrosse team found themselves down three in the fourth quarter against Bowdoin. You'll want to watch what happens next.
Friday, April 7, 2017 11:00 am
Jason Fein, currently director of athletics at Drew University, will become director of athletics at Bates College, effective July 1.
Friday, April 7, 2017 8:22 am
Enjoy this look back at the 2017 Mount David Summit, the college's premiere showcase of student research and academic work.
Thursday, March 30, 2017 3:39 pm
As of April 24, as a way to reduce the amount of waste Bates College sends to the landfill, Dining Services will no longer stock paper cups in Commons.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:59 pm
An alumna-directed documentary about family that grew out of the love and friendship among Bates classmates plays on March 30 at the college.
Friday, March 17, 2017 12:22 pm
Dennis Joseph Callahan, Class of 1876, was born in Bishopstown, Ireland, on Christmas Day in 1852.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 3:13 pm
Feeling blue about civic society in a post-factual era? Then here's student teacher Elizabeth Erbafina '17 teaching seventh graders about using evidence in their writing.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:51 pm
The media explain why pot is legal in Maine yet illegal at colleges like Bates, and why Bates is a case study of why a biofuel company might expand to Maine.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 1:02 pm
It's about creating a feeling of home, says Paula Schlax, explaining the kitschy velvet Elvis painting in her Dana Chemistry Hall lab.