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Class of 2000 arrives

Thursday, August 29, 1996 10:42 am

Some remarkable young people -- including an inventor, artists and unusual athletes -- are entering the class of 2000, college officials say. Bates begins the new academic year with some 1,694 students. That number includes 493 first-year students and eight transfers, according to dean of admissions Wylie Mitchell.