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December 26, 2016 1:09 pm

Slideshow: Bates photographers’ favorite images of 2016

An ideal game of show-and-tell, experts say, allows children to share the feelings they have for their chosen object and,…


February 12, 2016 3:25 pm

24 moments as the Class of 2018 gets to know Bates and vice-versa

Bates photographers Sarah Crosby and Phyllis Graber Jensen followed the Class of 2018 from its arrival on Aug. 25 through…


December 16, 2015 3:56 pm

Slideshow: 28 favorite Bates photographs of 2015

Slideshow: 28 favorite Bates photographs of 2015

When you apply to Bates, you share what you’ve learned from the unexpected events and challenges in your life. In…


April 15, 2015 9:42 am

Tommy Holmberg’s ‘love letter’ to Bates

In his senior address at the college’s 147th Commencement, Tommy Holmberg of Winnetka, Ill., offered a “love letter” to Bates that…


December 10, 2014 3:43 pm

A holiday greeting from Bates: A poetry reading by Robert Farnsworth

Fiction after Wallace Stevens Read late a winter’s night. Feel the rooms around, The rooms within the mind resist the…


December 8, 2014 9:44 am

Fellowships enable Bates trio to sample academe, graduate-style

<a href=”” title=”Posts by Doug Hubley” rel=”author”>Doug Hubley</a> <a href=”” title=”Posts by Doug Hubley” rel=”author”>Doug Hubley</a> Eileen Lam ’15 always…


October 31, 2014 9:55 am

Bates to build new rowing boathouse

Bates College will build a new boathouse at the varsity rowing team’s facility on the Androscoggin River, President Clayton Spencer…


October 1, 2014 2:58 pm

What thesis sounds like at Bates

Last year, as Catherine Strauch ’14 pondered the topic of her senior thesis, she knew that it had to have…


June 17, 2014 9:55 am

Ten Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants in 2014

Known as a top producer of students receiving prestigious Fulbright grants for teaching and research abroad, Bates has announced that…