Stories about "Mount David"
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 2:51 pm
The spectacle of ski jumping from Mount David in 1936 was no less grand, or less popular, than the Olympic version.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 5:43 pm
Here are some scenes and sounds from campus as winter delivered a one-two-three-four-five punch.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 11:07 am
This year's traditional holiday greeting from Bates is a wild, 360 video animation ride through campus. Look around as you zoom along!
Monday, June 13, 2016 12:51 pm
Mount David's stewardship reflects a truism from that famous 1970s TV commercial: “People start pollution. People can stop it."
Friday, January 29, 2016 12:25 pm
For shredders of yore and of today, Mount David's elevation still provides the necessary inrun for ski jumps, though the takeoff spot is different.
Friday, December 18, 2015 9:35 am
While the campus hill, Mount David, rises just 381 feet, the family name looms tall in Bates history.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:03 pm
Years ago, Bates students would climb Mount David to light massive bonfires to celebrate sports triumphs or to drive away the winter blahs.