December 8, 2010 2:05 pm
As Bates continues to transform two 19th-century residence halls into state-of-the-art academic buildings, the college has received a $150,000 grant from the George I. Alden Trust to support the renovation project.
May 21, 2010 3:45 pm
Here we’d been thinking that it would be fun to gut a building. But not for the nail-pulling guy.
May 7, 2010 12:54 pm
These days, the renovation of Hedge and Roger Williams halls seems to be all about the concrete — taking it out and putting it in.
March 1, 2009 12:40 pm
On a given February night in 1939, an entertainment-seeking Lewiston resident could sit at home and listen to Death Valley Days on the radio. Or he could take in a movie, like The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, starring Mickey Rooney and Walter Connolly, at the Empire.
And if their appeal was nil? Well, how about the science show at Bates?
July 1, 2008 1:19 pm
As major renovations loom, Bates consideres the two building’s aesthetics and history