Stories about "Orientation"
Friday, September 9, 2016 2:53 pm
Images from the student-led AESOP outdoor trips during Orientation as Bates' newest students had fun getting to know Maine and each other.
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:22 pm
Photos galore from Opening Day as nearly 200 students helped welcome 499 members of the Class of 202o and their families.
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:08 pm
Sending his First Year Seminar students out to "experience" a tree starts them on the path of figuring out "what it is that they think about."
Friday, September 2, 2016 12:04 pm
Offering the 2016 Convocation address at Bates College is Dan Gediman, co-creator of the "This I Believe" radio and book series.
Friday, August 26, 2016 11:49 am
The 499 members of the Class of 2020 were selected from a pool of 5,356 applicants, the second-largest in Bates history.
Friday, September 11, 2015 12:00 pm
Here's what the Class of 2019 has experienced from the first day of Orientation to the first day of classes.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 4:42 pm
The Class of 2019 began arriving early on Opening Day, the start of Orientation, with lots of help from current students and college staff.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 2:49 pm
Danielle Allen, author of the prizewinning 2014 study "Our Declaration," is the featured speaker at Bates College's 2015 Convocation, on Sept. 8.
Friday, August 28, 2015 11:38 am
After Opening Day on Aug. 31, the journey of becoming a bona fide Bates College student begins with Orientation.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:00 pm
See what they experienced as Bates photographers Sarah Crosby and Phyllis Graber Jensen followed the Class of 2018 from its arrival on Aug. 25 through the first week of classes.