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Monday

January 26, 2015 1:06 pm

Slideshow: 2015 Puddle Jump hits great heights

Slideshow: 2015 Puddle Jump hits great heights

The annual Puddle Jump, held on Jan. 23 as part of Winter Carnival festivities, drew hundreds of students to Lake…

Thursday

January 22, 2015 12:49 pm

In 1975, four students leapt at the chance to create the Puddle Jump tradition

In 1975, four students leapt at the chance to create the Puddle Jump tradition

Today, Jan. 23, hundreds of Bates students will take turns making a quick dash onto and into Lake Andrews. Yep, the Puddle Jump is upon us.

Friday

January 20, 2012 6:27 pm

Video: 2012 Puddle Jump

Here are a few scenes from the 2012 edition of the annual Puddle Jump during Winter Carnival. Run by the…

Wednesday

January 26, 2011 10:28 am

Sun Journal creates splash with Puddle Jump video

Sun Journal photographer and videographer Daryn Slover stops by the 2011 Puddle Jump to produce a video and slide show…

Friday

August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

Open Forum: Summer 2010

Letters from the Summer 2010 Magazine

Friday

January 20, 2006 4:20 pm

At winter's height, the historic Quad goes bare

The historic Quad sported a rare dead-of-winter look today: bare ground with a hint of green.