Stories about "Merrill Gymnasium"
Video: Relive the Blackout Relay — the night the lights went out in Merrill

Friday, February 9, 2018 10:20 am

The Maine State Championships in men's indoor track proceed like any other meet — until the final event. That's when the lights go out, and the fun begins.

Bates at Night: Running, jumping, climbing in Merrill Gym

Friday, January 12, 2018 10:14 am

On Tuesday night, students flex their muscles, train their bodies, and exercise parts of their minds probably untapped by their studies.

Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Thursday, November 1, 2012 4:30 pm

Merrill Gym undergoes a transformation from sports venue to theatrical stage for the inauguration of Clayton Spencer.

Walter Slovenski, legendary track and cross country coach, dies at 79

Wednesday, September 8, 1999 12:00 am

Legendary Bates College track and cross country coach Walter Slovenski, 79, died Sept. 8 at Central Maine Medical Center, surrounded by his family, after a long battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at the Bates Chapel on Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. followed by a reception at the Benjamin E. Mays Center on campus.