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June 15, 2012 12:00 am

Bates in Brief Campus: Chase Hall’s makeover

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


October 9, 2010 2:19 pm

'Conversation with the President' touches planning, building, finance

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.