Stories about "student housing"
With the 65 Campus Ave. residence at left and the Muskie Archives quad at right, the Central-Campus intersection will serve as the gateway to campus. Notice the storefront glass and the stepped-back fourth floor on the dorm. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Jan. 15, 2016

Friday, January 15, 2016 12:37 pm

The construction of two Bates College dorms has reached that transitional point when you can see how the buildings will interact with their surroundings.

The new student residences at 65 (left) and 55 Campus Ave., seen at dusk Nov. 6, 2015. The cupola in between belongs to Lewiston Middle School. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Dec. 4, 2015

Friday, December 4, 2015 11:18 am

Whatever the weather may bring, this winter will not be like last winter on the site where two new Bates College residences are being built.

The Chase Hall courtyard with the 55 Campus Ave. student residence in the background, photographed on Sept. 2, 2015. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Sept. 25, 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015 11:10 am

As the bricklayers finished the north side of the Bates College residence being built at 65 Campus Ave., the difference was striking in a surprising way.

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 28, 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015 11:54 am

"My mantra has been, 'Summer is coming,'" laughs Chris Streifel, project manager for two new dorms being built for Bates. Of course, he means summer 2016.

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 20, 2010

Friday, August 20, 2010 2:42 pm

A 19th-century house is Bates' newest student residence, the green carpet is rolled out at Garcelon Field and Campus Construction Update is beaming as the steelwork continues at Hedge and Roger Williams halls.

Housing heavensent

Friday, February 27, 2009 1:49 pm

Next year I’m living in Moulton house, a campus owned house on Frye street that, next year, is an Irish/Celtic Heritage theme house. I’ll be living in a triple two of my friends - and, because each theme house is student organized and student proposed, the house is literally brimming with all my friends. I’m so psyched to be living on Frye street, and knowing that I don’t have to even worry about the housing lottery is such a relief, I’m all set!

Campus Construction Update: Week of April 9, 2007

Friday, April 6, 2007 12:03 pm

Between the mud, the plastic wrap and the concrete, the colors of construction work are predominantly drab. But the rare "colorful" colors, as major projects building at Bates this year have shown, can be surprisingly bold.

Susanne takes you up: Clerk of the works Susanne Grant guided Campus Construction Update through the new student housing. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Week of March 26, 2007

Thursday, March 29, 2007 12:00 am

The three-story scaffold staircase wobbled, the stair treads were small, and it was all exposed, so there was no question about how far away the ground was.

Walk this way: This image taken from College Street in February shows the site of the future Alumni Walk. (Doug Hubley/Bates College).
Campus construction update: Week of March 12, 2007

Thursday, March 15, 2007 12:00 am

In April, work resumes on the cross-campus connector originally known as the Bates Walk, now officially titled the Alumni Walk.

The Commons' west entrance. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus construction update: Week of March 19, 2007

Thursday, March 15, 2007 12:00 am

An interior tour of the new Commons on March 14 impressed Campus Construction Update many times over.

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