News Archives


November 1, 2008 9:40 am

The Packet— In death, the chance to know a Bates life

Three times a year, I receive a packet from the editor of this magazine, a packet that no one else receives. In it are the stories of 50 or 60 people, all part of the Bates community in some way: alumni, faculty, staff. But they are united by more than being part of this community.


July 1, 2008 1:12 pm


Finding a bit of Bates in Somerville, yet needing to move on, fuels conflicting emotions in recent grads.


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.