Archives for "Chase Hall"
Getting a letter was the big thing a generation or two ago. Now, it's packages, which is why Bates is phasing out its physical mailboxed by fall 2015. (Photograph courtesy of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Blame the coffee cake? Once-enchanted student mailboxes face extinction

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:00 pm

Bates joins just a handful of U.S. colleges in eliminating physical mailboxes in favor of the one-stop, package-center approach.

This meeting area will be walled in with a translucent material to take advantage of abundant natural light in the new OIE space. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: An Intercultural Education Office preview

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:13 pm

The Office of Intercultural Education will soon occupy space in Chase Hall...

Getting benched
Multimedia: Bates Outing Club decamps from 84-year-old digs

Friday, January 11, 2013 3:00 pm

Student and alums team up to move the Bates Outing Club headquarters from Alumni Gym to Chase Hall.

Bates in Brief Campus: Chase Hall’s makeover

Friday, June 15, 2012 12:00 am

Thanks to Interim President Nancy Cable, Chase Hall will once again feel the rattle and hum of abundant student energy.

Poetry, portraits of incarcerated women Jan. 20-Feb. 3 in Chase Hall Gallery

Monday, January 10, 2011 3:50 pm

More Than a Rap Sheet [real stories of incarcerated women], an exhibition of poetry and portraits, opens with a reception at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, in Bates College's Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. The exhibition continues in the Chase Hall Gallery through Feb. 3.

‘Conversation with the President’ touches planning, building, finance

Saturday, October 9, 2010 2:19 pm

The fate of Chase Hall. The state of town-gown relations. The tradeoffs between finite resources and key priorities. And what does it say that Bates ranks fourth in a Newsweek listing of schools "stocked with jocks"? Those were a few of the topics some 60 parents raised in a conversation with President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and a handful of senior staff early on Parents & Family Saturday.

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 20, 2010

Friday, September 17, 2010 5:18 pm

The grandstand is rising at Garcelon Field, the eagle landed at 10 Frye St., and they're still slinging steel at Hedge and Roger Williams halls.

Gamelan Orchestra performance includes student composition

Monday, December 7, 2009 4:36 pm

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. "Gamelan" refers to a broad genre of traditional Indonesian music played primarily on percussion instruments. Senior Barbara Byers, an interdisciplinary major in music and dance, composed a piece titled "Monkey" that's included on the program.

Bates to host Maine political forums

Thursday, October 29, 2009 12:14 pm

This winter, in collaboration with the Androscoggin Valley Regional Program for the Gifted and Talented, Bates College hosts three presentations related to the 2010 election for Maine governor. Former Maine Gov. Angus King opens the series with a discussion of his first Blaine House race at noon Tuesday, Dec. 8, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. King will also discuss his legacy as governor, including the Maine public school laptop program that provides every public middle-school student with an Apple laptop.

'Chief operating optimist' for clothing company Life is good to speak at Bates

Friday, October 16, 2009 4:04 pm

Roy Heffernan, "chief operating optimist" for the apparel company Life is good, known for its optimistic slogan and subtle humility, speaks at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, in Bates College's Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Sponsored by the Bates Student Philanthropy Club, the event is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-6129.

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