Stories about "Alumni"
Aiming for ‘different’: the story behind the 2021 ivy stone

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 11:07 am

A Bates tradition since 1879, class ivy stones tend to feature familiar elements year to year. Now it's time for something complete different.

Then and Now: Bates buildings and places, Reunion 2021 edition

Friday, June 4, 2021 11:38 am

Prepared as part of Reunion 2021 programming, an interactive look at a few Bates buildings and spaces as they looked years ago, and now.

Say What? Bates quotes from here and there: April 30, 2021

Friday, April 30, 2021 10:57 am

There's a lot to talk about these days: the return to sports, racial issues, and what the skies above Bates might bring.

Bates in the News: April 16, 2021

Thursday, April 15, 2021 3:19 pm

Bates' Stanley Cup winning video analyst gets a new gig, professors weigh in on current events, and why the Oxford comma gets people riled up.

Video: Decorating a big Bates cake and eating it too

Thursday, March 25, 2021 12:09 pm

“A party without a cake is a meeting,” said Julia Child, who...

Ask the College Experts: How to describe activities in pandemic

Thursday, March 18, 2021 11:51 am

The Bates experts give advice to high schoolers worried that the activity section of their college application has taken a hit during the pandemic.

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.

Bates in the News: Feb. 18, 2021

Thursday, February 18, 2021 12:40 pm

Why Miya Ponsetto shouldn't get away with "one mistake doesn't define me" excuse. Plus, the new language of a pandemic and alumnae win trivia for charity.

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."

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.

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