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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 19, 2014 3:38 pm

26 of our favorite Bates photographs (and why!) from 2014

In your college application, you’re telling us your story. In the the spirit of storytelling, Bates photographers Phyllis Graber Jensen…


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…


September 12, 2014 10:01 am

Mount David Summit – Friday, April 1

    We invite admitted students to join us on campus on Friday, April 1 for the Mount David Summit, the…


September 3, 2014 9:44 am

For Dance majors, Bates Dance Festival is a chance to visit the dream

There’s introducing yourself. And then there’s introducing yourself as a dancer. On a day in July in a Bates dance…


June 26, 2014 9:44 am

Highlights from 2013–14

Take a look back on the 2013–14 academic year, and you’ll see honors, accolades, new courses — and new residence…