Stories from 2019
Monday, September 16, 2019 2:17 pm
Creation has begun of the first-ever comprehensive, publicly accessible guide to all known artworks of Marsden Hartley, a pioneer of American Modernism, thanks to a major grant to Bates College from a foundation dedicated to the arts.
Friday, September 13, 2019 8:53 am
Twenty miles off the Maine coast on Matinicus Isle, where Eva Murray ’85 has lived for 30 years, ”if you have a problem, you gotta fix it yourself.”
Friday, September 13, 2019 8:46 am
Over nine days, Bates photographers capture the Class of 2023 getting up to speed on Bates, from Opening Day to Opening Convocation.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 10:00 am
Watch what happens when an osprey goes for the gold at Lake Andrews.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 4:46 pm
This new series will follow Jane Costlow — esteemed Bates teacher, scholar, and colleague — month by month during her 34th and final academic year.
Friday, September 6, 2019 11:10 am
Bates' newest students, the Class of 2023, experience Opening Day on Aug. 26, 2019.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 3:34 pm
A redesigned chemistry course, a class for costume designers, and the "exciting and frightening" relevance of constitutional law.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 3:27 pm
Richardson, who has been at Camp Kieve long enough to welcome the children of camp alumni, can vouch for the educational value of camping.
Thursday, September 5, 2019 2:19 pm
The weeks of clanging and sooty diesel puffs at Bates' Bonney Science Center site ended with the driving of pipe pile No. 260, the last pile driven to stabilize the marine clay underlying the site.
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 4:04 pm
Not every Bates academic year begins with a legend of the American labor movement leading a chant of “Yes we can!”