Stories from 2018
Friday, August 17, 2018 12:12 pm
”The plaza and park are inviting and pretty. The people are diverse and friendly, and there are many different types of shops to explore.”
Thursday, August 16, 2018 3:48 pm
In museums, labs, and cities; in San Francisco, Shenzhen, and Lewiston, Bates-funded summer experiences help students explore their interests and discover what's purposeful to them.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 12:41 pm
The U.S. has 11 nuclear-powered carriers, and a Bates grad commands one of them: the USS Gerald R. Ford, the Navy’s newest and the world’s largest.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 10:03 am
Between an HVAC overhaul and a rebuilt hot-water system, Carnegie Science Hall had a summer of pampering.
Friday, August 10, 2018 12:20 pm
Seventy-two years ago, Bates debuted a post-World War II housing option that, to this day, remains unique.
Friday, August 10, 2018 10:29 am
Michaela Pinette '19 wasn't expecting a summer of sifting through bloody tuna parts for science, nor enjoying it so much.That's the beauty Purposeful Work.
Friday, August 10, 2018 8:00 am
The faculty promotions offer "outstanding examples of the consequential scholarship and creative work going on at Bates," says Dean of the Faculty Malcolm Hill.
Q&A: For Bates interns, there’s ‘no better outlet’ for economics skills than alum-founded Analysis Group
Monday, August 6, 2018 3:34 pm
Find out what three Purposeful Work interns have learned at Analysis Group, which works on everything from antitrust cases to the opioid crisis.
Friday, August 3, 2018 1:06 pm
Welcome back to BatesNews, and a special welcome to parents and students of the incoming Class of 2022.
Friday, August 3, 2018 12:50 pm
A train brings novelist Elizabeth Strout ’77 back to her childhood, a NASA scientist talks lunar eclipses, and a professor commemorates a dark chapter in Maine history.