Stories by Mary Pols
Friday, January 15, 2021 2:13 pm
Davis opens a day of reflection with her Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote, "Reckoning," on the carceral state.
Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:01 pm
In the life-and-death battle against the pandemic, Bates professors donate pivotal COVID-19 vaccine storage freezers to two Maine hospitals.
Friday, November 6, 2020 9:01 am
Amid these tumultuous times, we found comfort and advice from the hopeful conversation between artists and friends Ashley Bryan, age 97, and Nikki Giovanni, age 77.
Friday, October 23, 2020 11:46 am
Renowned poet Yolande Cornelia “Nikki” Giovanni Jr. touched her heart with her...
Friday, September 25, 2020 10:42 am
However lowly, or low in the water, freshwater sponges are "biomedically relevant,” says Bates biologist April Hill "They are important organisms for us to pay attention to.”
Friday, June 26, 2020 9:46 am
Last winter, Jesse Laflamme '00 saw nothing to indicate that his organic egg business was on the verge of a radical jump in demand.
Q&A: Senior Speaker Alexandria Onuoha ’20 and her hope that ‘Bates has students who love all people’
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 2:27 pm
From Onuoha's first campus visit to her majors in psychology and dance to work around inclusivity, the senior looks back, and forward.
King Arthur’s Susan Reid ’79, Borealis’ Jim Amaral ’80 help new bakers go with the dough during COVID
Friday, May 15, 2020 8:02 am
Reid, a longtime staffer at King Arthur Flour, is inspiring (and calming) a wave of new home bakers.
Thursday, April 30, 2020 4:51 pm
For those Bates students still on campus, it’s not remotely the same, but familiar foods and faces from Dining Services do help.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 6:55 pm
This year's virtual Senior Thesis Exhibition celebrates 15 studio art majors whose artwork, poignant and pivotal, is "essential to protecting and celebrating our humanity."