Academic Year 2020-21 Archives
January 18, 2021 2:30 pm
I write to provide information about a number of important issues as we plan for the winter semester. Please take a few minutes to read this important information.
November 17, 2020 4:00 pm
As many of you prepare to travel home or other locations, I want to offer some guidance that allows you to enjoy the break while also taking necessary steps to protect yourself, as well as your family.
November 11, 2020 7:59 am
Providing additional information to bring the number of COVID-19 positives among students fully up to date as of Nov. 11.
November 10, 2020 2:45 pm
Beginning this week, students who test positive or are close contacts may well experience disruptions to their November break travel plans and need to remain at Bates.
November 5, 2020 1:28 pm
Students should remain on campus to the extent possible due to a sharp rise in Maine COVID-19 cases and several recent cases on our campus.
October 29, 2020 9:36 am
This message addresses eight important topics, including a public health update, improvements to the student experience, and reminders about departing campus in November and return plans for January.
October 9, 2020 12:56 pm
Dear Students, I write today with a few updates and reminders. This message addresses five critical topics: Adhering to public…
October 1, 2020 2:23 pm
Dear Students, I write today with several updates. This blogpost addresses six important topics: Declaring your intentions for the winter…
September 18, 2020 11:05 am
Dear Students, As we conclude the third week of classes, I write to provide a brief update on public health…
August 28, 2020 10:29 am
The college’s COVID-19 testing program has conducted 577 employee tests and 1,168 student tests, Aug. 18–26, 2020. While presenting no COVID-19 symptoms upon arrival at Bates, one student has tested positive for the virus and has moved to isolation housing to receive all necessary care from Bates Health Services.