Archives for "Postcards"

Tuesday

November 4, 2008 12:45 pm

Slide show: Homecoming 2008

The slide show features Homecoming 2008, held this year Oct. 24-26. The weekend featured an exciting football victory over Colby and the first “Faces of Bates Across the Decades”.

Saturday

November 1, 2008 4:07 pm

Sediment at Seawall Beach

At the Bates-Morse Mountain Conservation Area in September, Emily Chandler ’09 of North Yarmouth, Maine (above), with Dana Oster ’09 of Mercer Island, Wash., and Professor of Geology Mike Retelle, surveys Seawall Beach to monitor the transport and erosion of beach sediment.

Saturday

November 1, 2008 3:53 pm

Dual Demmitts

Louisa Demmitt ’09 and younger brother Daniel of Columbia, Md., saw a lot of each other during the fall, even though he’s not a Bates student. After graduating from high school, Daniel cobbled together a gap year that began in Maine at the Androscoggin Apple Co., a family-owned organic operation in Greene. He plans to continue his farm work in the South over the winter.

Saturday

November 1, 2008 3:43 pm

Set Shot

At 4:48 p.m. on Jan. 12, 2008, after leaving a raucous Alumni Gym and a men’s basketball team win vs. Colby, photographer Phyllis Graber Jensen captured this image of a Chase Hall spire against the midwinter sunset.

Saturday

November 1, 2008 3:36 pm

Stroke of Dawn

Watching the day begin from a canoe on a lake, says Demmit, of Columbia, Md., helps center her. “Everything starts fresh when the sun first hits the water,” she says. “What happened yesterday doesn’t matter.”

Saturday

November 1, 2008 3:22 pm

AESOP at sea

During a pre-orientation trip in late August, new Bates students and their trip co-leaders dive into the calm waters of the Basin on the New Meadows River near Bath, Maine.

Saturday

November 1, 2008 1:51 pm

Alumnus and Bates Contemplates Food

The cover of the Fall 2008 Bates Magazine shows Nicolas Lindholm ’86 displaying tomatoes grown on his family-operated organic farm, Hackmatack Farm, in Penobscot, Maine.

Monday

October 20, 2008 12:00 pm

Images of Bates: October 2008

A monthly collection of photo highlights from October 2008.

Wednesday

October 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Slide show presents memories from Class of 2012 orientation

Orientation for the Class of 2012, held Aug. 25- Sept. 3, helped ease first-year students into Bates life by offering…

Saturday

September 20, 2008 12:00 pm

Images of Bates: September 2008

A monthly collection of photo highlights from September 2008.