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Scenes adjacent to Lake Andrews on Sept. 09, 2020.Black t-shirt; Jamie Siegart '2, a neuroscience major from Bedford, N,H., with Natalie Moon , an environmental studies major from Lexington, Mass.The came to "Get some work done and take a break from Zoom classes. This weather won't last forever."
You’ll flip for Bates Magazine

Thursday, March 4, 2021 4:31 pm

Here’s a flip version of the most recent issue of Bates Magazine, mailed to Bobcats near and far earlier in the year.

Six stories of Black student athletes from early Bates

Thursday, March 4, 2021 12:50 pm

In honor of Black History Month, we shared a few stories on social media about Black students in the college's early years who participated in athletics. Here are six of their stories.

Ask the College Experts: Finding a culture of activism

Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:54 am

Prospective college students say they want a campus experience that support their activism. Noelle Chaddock, Ph.D., vice president for equity and inclusion at Bates, explains how to find that college.

Bates named Fulbright Top Producer for 10th straight year

Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:06 am

“When a Bates student is going for something, working toward something, the faculty and staff want to help them get there,” says Robert Strong, director of national fellowships at Bates.

Ask the College Experts: Pack less, and other study abroad tips

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 4:06 pm

In Season 2 of the college’s hit web series Ask the College Experts, Associate Dean and Director for Global Education Darren Gallant offers tips for students looking to get the most out of study abroad.

Recalling the late Henry Aaron’s friendship with Benjamin Mays

Friday, January 22, 2021 4:27 pm

It is said that Henry Aaron's friendship with Benjamin Mays made him him want to be more than just a baseball player."

Video: See what we heard on MLK Day

Friday, January 22, 2021 2:27 pm

A sampling of the words, people, and music of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Bates on Jan. 18, 2021

Quotable quotes, and what they mean, from MLK Day at Bates in 2021

Friday, January 22, 2021 12:04 pm

A broad selection of quotable quotes — and what they mean — from presenters during the college's Martin Luther King Jr. Day programs.

The top 10 tweets from Bates College Twitter in 2020

Friday, December 18, 2020 2:11 pm

Most of the top 10 tweets from the Bates College Twitter account reflect what we know about the year 2020. Nuff said. But there were a few bright spots.

Portraits shot in the Scene Shop during Sangai Asia Night January 24, 2020.The Sangai Asia Club welcomes you to a night of celebrating Asian and Asian American cultures through music, song and dance.Join us to support our performers as they celebrate Indonesian, Indian, Japanese, Chinese, and Korean cultures. There is a lot more to look forward to!Sangai Asia Night 2020 is made possible via the participations of the Gamelan Orchestra, Bollywood Club, Taiko Club, and other performers at Bates College.
Video: Bates 2020 in images, ‘may we be good to each other’

Friday, December 18, 2020 1:09 pm

In this presentation of Bates images from 2020, you'll hear Multifaith Chaplain Brittany Longsdorf's call to "care for one another in this Bates community in ways never asked of us before."

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