Emily McConville

Stories by Emily McConville
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At Post & Print, a window onto Bates student life

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:41 pm

In the era of online shopping, Bates Post & Print is the final stop for students' snacks, furniture, and Halloween costumes.

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Classics enthusiasts connect with club, honor society

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 11:36 am

Eta Sigma Phi is a national classics honor soceity. The Classics Club offers museum visits and other events. Both give classics majors and enthusiasts a way to connect outside class.

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During Reunion, an artist thanks a machinist

Thursday, October 5, 2017 4:23 pm

How machinist Peter Beach helped an art student's thesis stand out.

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To be an effective leader, be prepared, speak up, and aim big, Bates panelists say

Thursday, October 5, 2017 1:45 pm

During a panel discussion in Boston, Lisa Utzschneider '90, Katie Burke '03, and Peggy Koenig P'17 explored how women can become effective leaders.

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11 leadership lessons from a Boston Bates Business Network panel

Thursday, October 5, 2017 1:17 pm

How can a recent college graduate become a leader, and, once in a leadership role, how can she be effective?

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Professors explore censorship around the world during Banned Books Week

Friday, September 29, 2017 1:12 pm

Presentations covered censorship and book-burning in Germany, Japan, and Argentina.

Responding to Charlottesville: Historical Perspectives at Pettengill G21 on September 18th, 2017.  A roundtable discussion with Dr. Andrew Baker, Bates College, Dr. Margaret Creighton, Bates College, Dr. Patrick Otim, Bates College, Robin McDowell, Harvard University, and moderated by Dr. Christopher Petrella, Bates College. Sponsored by the Department of History and the Office of Equity and Diversity.
Removing Confederate monuments is only a starting point, Bates panelists say

Thursday, September 21, 2017 1:46 pm

Removing monuments to Confederate leaders means little without an understanding of why they were created, how racism persists today, and how to move forward.

Summer Youth Gardeners work in Bates' Wood Street Garden with Keenan Shields '18 of Rochester, N.Y., who has a Harward Center for Community Partnership grant to work with St. Mary's Nutrition Center this summer.

With Sarah Ullman
Youth programs coordinator
Sullman@stmarysmaine.com

This is the first day of the second session and staff are introducing students to the garden.
Students returning from time away from Bates gather to reflect

Monday, September 18, 2017 2:10 pm

"Feeling Weird Back at Bates" offers space for students to reflect on the transition of returning to Bates after time away.

George Fiske '19, Brent Feldman '17, and Katharine Gaillard '19 are shown up close and personal with a Canadian Solar PV module. (Tom Twist/Bates College)
Bates strikes Gold with new sustainability rating

Friday, September 15, 2017 10:01 am

Reflecting strong collaboration and projects large and small, Bates earns a major rating for sustainability.

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Bates’ memorial tree planting embraces the ‘sacred tension’ of gratitude and grief

Friday, September 8, 2017 12:25 pm

“It’s actually a beautiful gesture to say, dead or alive, you’re still a part of the Bates community,” says Multifaith Chaplain Brittany Longsdorf.

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