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The construction fence was on its way out and Gendron & Gendron was doing site work at 65 Campus on April 15, 2016. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: April 29, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016 10:35 am

All right, New Jersey didn't ask for its barriers back. But those concrete blocks and attached fence are nevertheless leaving the Campus Avenue work sites.

Smith Hall, viewed from the 60-foot Campus Construction Update stepladder. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: April 14, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016 10:58 am

Short Term will see the start of significant renovations to Smith and Wentworth Adams halls. The biggest news involves Smith, where quads will become doubles.

The view from a third-floor technology room at 55 Campus Ave. on March 22, 2016. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: March 25, 2016

Friday, March 25, 2016 1:09 pm

While a timetable is yet to be finalized, the beginning of April will likely see the start of site work at the new Campus Avenue Project residences.

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Campus Construction Update: Feb. 19, 2016

Friday, February 19, 2016 12:05 pm

Campus Construction Update braves the wind and rain for a tour of Bates College's new residences.

Bates College New Dorm: 280 College

Monday, September 15, 2008 12:00 pm

A video of the new dorm on campus. Some call it New Rand, but it is officially called 280 College.

Campus Construction Update: Week of May 21, 2007

Thursday, May 10, 2007 12:00 am

At 280 College, engineers began testing electrical, mechanical and other systems as part of commissioning, a process of ensuring that everything works and looks as it should.

Dusty old dust: Heavy equipment raises clouds on campus. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Week of May 7, 2007

Thursday, May 10, 2007 12:00 am

Like tea leaves, some parts of the built environment can offer clues about the future, if you know how to read them.