Stories from 2018
Bates College receives 15 offers of prestigious Fulbright Student awards

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 10:52 am

Fifteen Bates College seniors and young alumni have received offers of prestigious Fulbright Student awards for the coming 2018–19 academic year.

Slideshow: Students in downtown Lewiston with their ‘Action Research’ projects

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 4:47 pm

Bates students contribute skills, stick-to-itiveness, and, it turns out, a good dose of self-awareness to Short Term projects in Lewiston-Auburn.

Bates announces veterans’ recognition at the college

Friday, May 18, 2018 1:34 pm

Bates plans to create a public space on campus to recognize the service and sacrifice of the college's military veterans and to invite reflection on the broader implications of war.

‘It takes a strong person’ — Bates Emergency Medical Services is at your service

Friday, May 18, 2018 12:24 pm

First responders for campus medical emergencies, Bates EMS students parlay skills and academic experience into graduate opportunities after Bates.

A day in the life of a Short Term in London

Friday, May 18, 2018 11:56 am

Sarah Rothmann '19 details a typical Monday, which includes class at the British Museum, museum visits, Shakespeare's Globe, and, of course, making sure Professor Freedman has his hat.

Video: A student’s love letter to Lewiston

Friday, May 18, 2018 9:56 am

Graduating senior Durotimi Akinkugbe explains why Bates students love Lewiston.

Try this on: a Short Term course on private equity. And it fits!

Friday, May 18, 2018 9:10 am

An alum-taught course on the ins and outs of private equity at a liberal arts college? Here's how Bates made it work. It's called Purposeful Work.

Watch the ‘power of Bates science’ rocket into space Monday morning at 4:39 a.m.

Friday, May 18, 2018 8:43 am

Monday's launch takes a Bates physics experiment to the International Space Station. For one alumnus, it's "all about the power of science at Bates."

Cheer the Chairs: Brian Ruppert appointed to Hirasawa Professorship

Thursday, May 17, 2018 6:54 pm

Joining the Bates faculty in 2017–18, Professor of Asian Studies Brian Ruppert is the new Kazushige Hirasawa Professor of Japanese Studies.

Picture story: The women of Cold Front, a ‘strong force from the North’

Thursday, May 17, 2018 4:44 pm

Watch the women's ultimate team, ranked No. 2 in the U.S. and led by the amazing Josie Gillett '18, prepare for nationals.

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