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"My hat? It’s the only one I own.".— Arya Mohanty ‘23 of Winchester, Mass., poses for a quick portrait in the snow on her way to lunch in Commons.
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 5:52 pm

As the decade draws to a close, we also experience the end of the semester.

From left, Wilder Geier ‘22, Lars Schuster ’20, and Julian Cook ’20 take a look at a pileated woodpecker in Lewiston’s Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary..Nick Lund of Maine Audubon @maineaudubon spotted the bird as he led Clark A. Griffith Professor of Environmental Studies Jane Costlow and students in her “Living With Animals” course on a midday birding excursion during their last class session.
My Last Year: Semester’s end is a time of firsts and finalities for Jane Costlow

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 1:15 pm

The last few weeks of the semester represent the beginning of the end of Jane Costlow's 34-year career on the Bates faculty.

Bates Magazine: Fall 2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:58 am

Here's a flip version of the fall issue of Bates Magazine, which was mailed to to Bobcat dens near and far in recent weeks.

Q&A: ‘We’re made to communicate with song,’ says Joëlle Morris, new choir director

Monday, December 2, 2019 2:21 pm

“People are not going to remember your mistakes," the new director of the Bates College Choir tells students. "They're going to remember how you made them feel.”

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Saturday, October 19, 2019 5:27 pm

The gorgeous light and colorful leaves of another autumn provide the backdrop for an embarrassment of riches at Bates.

Look What We Found: Wes Chaney’s historical contracts

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 6:06 pm

“The history of Chinese emperors and generals has been written,” says Assistant Professor of History Wes Chaney. “I’m interested in telling the stories of everyday life.”

Video: Kudzaiishe Irene Mapfunde ’19 discovers how students learn from each other

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 2:14 pm

Psychology major Kudzaiishe Irene Mapfunde ’19 of Harare, Zimbabwe,  discusses the power of place in Ladd Library's Acadademic Resource Commons.

Julia Jesurum ’22 of Weston, Mass., practices the trumpet following a jazz band rehearsal in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. "I love improving myself on the trumpet, trying to get my best tone,” says Jesurum, who’s been playing since the fourth grade (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 12:09 pm

They point. They pause. It snows. It melts. They listen. They learn....

Bobcats making an impact in the community

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 4:24 pm

Video: 2018 in pictures

Monday, December 17, 2018 2:42 pm

Place, focus, teamwork, motion, connection: the year that was at Bates College.

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