Stories from 2021
Vice President for Equity and Inclusion Dr. Noelle Chaddock to step down from post in July

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 9:40 am

Vice President for Equity and Inclusion Dr. Noelle Chaddock has informed the...

Campus Construction Update: July 1, 2021

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 1:29 pm

The Bonney Science Center's new occupants have begun moving in as the summer construction season shifts into high gear at Bates.

Announcing the 25th annual Bates College summer book list

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 1:13 am

Going strong since 1997 as an annual gift for graduating seniors (and a delight for the rest of us), here's the 25th edition of the Good Reads list of book recommendations by Bates folks near and far.

Bates in the News, June 24, 2021

Thursday, June 24, 2021 3:07 pm

A young Black alum's Southern take on Hamlet, Bonney Science center explained, and how an alum artist deals with her goats.

Just July. Or as Professor of French and Francophone Studies Kirk Read says: “We are in that month we wish could last forever.”Hathorn Hall and Historic Quad
Bates College Board of Trustees elects two new members

Thursday, June 24, 2021 10:51 am

Terrence Murray is founder of Eliot Street Capital, a New England-focused commercial real estate investment company, and Stacey Rizza, M.D., is executive medical director for international practice at the Mayo Clinic.

Video: ‘Nostalgic bookends’ as seniors lead Bobcats to fourth straight NCAA rowing title

Thursday, June 24, 2021 10:40 am

After a year where everything was so uncertain, everything came together in...

Friend-to-friend lending app wins $10,000 Bobcat Ventures pitch competition

Thursday, June 24, 2021 10:39 am

Biruk Chafamo '22 has created a web application that brings an ancient, community-based lending tradition into the 21st century.

A Bates family story, of father and a daughter, and ‘how far we’ve come’

Thursday, June 24, 2021 9:50 am

Tiauna Walker, Bates Class of ’21, was born when her father, Ed Walker ’02, was a first-year student just finding his place on the Bates campus. “How far we’ve come,” says the proud dad.

Scenes from on and around Lake Andrews, aka The Puddle, on the morning of Wednesday, One 9, 2021.Ducks
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 1:31 pm

“I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June,” wrote L.M. Montgomery. Welcome to June at Bates.

AMERLING, Friedrich von(b. 1803, Wien, d. 1887, Wien) Portrait of Count István Széchenyi1836 Oil on canvas, 250 x 165 cmHungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest
Bates announces Fulbright Student awards for 2021–22

Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:14 am

Meet the eight new graduates and young alumni who have been offered Fulbright Student awards to teach or conduct research abroad in 2021-22.

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