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Monday

November 4, 2013 3:32 pm

‘What Does the Bobcat Say’ parody video ‘might be the best one’ out there

‘What Does the Bobcat Say’ parody video ‘might be the best one’ out there

Among the many Fox parody videos in circulation, the Bates version “might be the best one!”

Wednesday

March 3, 2010 3:36 pm

It can be arranged: The art of setting songs for a cappella

For three years, I have sung oohs, ahs and na-nas with The Crosstones. Having never been in an a cappella group before, I started out wary of singing in semi-circles and using bizarre syllables to recreate Billy Joel’s greatest hits. But after spending my first year at Bates watching numerous a cappella performances in packed rooms all over campus, I was hooked.

Friday

October 10, 2008 12:00 pm

Parents Weekend

So last weekend the campus was flooded with parents and younger siblings checking out the Bates scene. My parents couldn’t make the trip from Chicago this year, so Parents Weekend meant a few other things for me.