Stories by Bates News
Thursday, April 13, 2017 5:43 pm
As March dissolves into April, all kinds of experiences flood the Bates...
Visionary educator Geoffrey Canada to deliver 2017 Commencement address, joining honorands Sen. Susan Collins, Wanda Corn, and Patrick Dempsey
Thursday, April 13, 2017 2:05 pm
Visionary American educator Geoffrey Canada gives the Commencement address, joined by fellow honorands Sen. Susan Collins, art historian Wanda Corn ’62, and Lewiston-born actor Patrick Dempsey.
Friday, April 7, 2017 11:00 am
Jason Fein, currently director of athletics at Drew University, will become director of athletics at Bates College, effective July 1.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 11:53 am
All told, the college's annual celebration of student academic achievement is expected to draw up to 1,000 presenters and guests on March 31.
Associate Dean of Faculty and Professor of Psychology Kathryn Graff Low appointed interim dean of the faculty for 2017–18
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 12:52 pm
Low succeeds Matthew Auer, who departs Bates on June 30 to become dean of the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 10:23 am
Midsummer's famous Fairyland has too often been populated by "actors covered in bark or in tutus, wearing mosquito wings," says director Martin Andrucki.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 3:03 pm
Bates has achieved Fulbright Top Producer honors for six straight years and eight of the last nine years.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 4:09 pm
The Dinner Table storytelling program "taps into one of Bates’ enduring treasures: our value of community," says Crystal Williams.
Bates Dean of the Faculty and VP for Academic Affairs Matthew Auer appointed dean of the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 9:00 am
Bates President Clayton Spencer praised Auer as a "brilliant and creative academic leader with impeccable judgment, unwavering integrity, and a tireless devotion to the job at hand.“
Friday, January 20, 2017 1:20 pm
Full videos of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day feature the keynote by Kahlil Muhammad and the Benjamin Mays Debate with student debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges.