Stories about "Society and culture"
Friday, February 16, 2018 2:35 pm
Bates founder Oren Cheney and the great abolitionist Frederick Douglass were friends and giants in their worlds.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 4:45 pm
Marching into the opening ceremonies, Bates Olympian Dinos Lefkaritis ’19 of Larnaca, Cyprus, drew an extended shout-out from NBC announcers.
Friday, February 9, 2018 11:29 am
As part of an annual conference, students delve into black history at Bates — and meet some of the history-makers
Friday, February 2, 2018 12:33 pm
Lefkaritis, a Bates alpine skier and double major in engineering and economics, is the one and only Olympian from his native Cyprus.
Friday, February 2, 2018 11:53 am
Bates economist Paul Shea and his former student Jared Quenzel ’13 tested a football truism, and here's what they found.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 4:12 pm
Hill, a Bates politics professor, explains a historic act of protest during the infamous 1991 Clarence Thomas hearings — and what it means for her students today.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:00 pm
Call it ugly, and she’ll agree, but Mara Tieken still loves the green chair for its personality and history, if not its Mad Men style.
Friday, December 8, 2017 11:43 am
Spencer writes that Congress’ current efforts at tax reform represent a puzzling "assault on educational opportunity."
Thursday, November 16, 2017 3:06 pm
The Trashion Show, an annual waste-couture extravaganza, shows Bates students at their creative and sustainable best.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 4:56 pm
Members of the Bates women's cross country team opine about all the advice they hear from supporters during races.