January 26, 2010 5:00 pm
Founded to get students out of doors during the long Maine winter, the Bates Outing Club celebrates its 90th anniversary this year. Two events this week kicking off the organization’s yearlong birthday celebration. The Maine Legislature honored the student organization with a Legislative Sentiment on Tuesday, Jan. 26, during a ceremony at the State House. Later in the week, Tyler Fish, a Bates alumnus and one of the first Americans to complete an unsupported cross-country ski expedition to the North Pole, visits the college to discuss this grueling journey at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.
April 10, 2009 4:52 pm
The Merimanders, Bates all-female a cappella group, will perform in Augusta under the Capitol dome, third and fourth floor, from…
November 26, 2007 1:19 pm
The Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates College kicks off its “Civic Forum on Reimagining Maine in the 21st Century” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave., with a panel titled “Poverty and the Two Maines.”
March 19, 2007 2:39 pm
Bates College’s Harward Center for Community Partnerships will screen “There Ought to Be a Law” a new documentary film about a Lewiston woman who became a gun control activist after her teenager’s suicide.
May 2, 2005 3:56 pm
Text of the Joint Resolution voted by the Maine Legislature, April 28, 2005, honoring the 150th anniversary of the founding of Bates College.