Stories about "Student Life"
Video: Men’s rowing at the IRA National Championship Regatta

Friday, June 15, 2018 10:54 am

The Bates men's rowing team went toe-to-toe with the giants of collegiate rowing in the Bobcats' first appearance at the IRA National Championship Regatta.

Video: ‘They would end up in the Puddle’: Henry Seigel ’68 on skateboarding in 1965

Friday, June 15, 2018 10:25 am

Henry Seigel ’68 revisits the Bates Student article he wrote 53 years ago about a new campus phenomenon: skateboarding.

Video: A student’s love letter to Short Term

Friday, June 8, 2018 1:27 pm

In a short film, Durotimi Akinkugbe '18 shares the myriad ways that Short Term delights the collective Bates soul.

Video: A student’s love letter to Commons

Friday, June 8, 2018 11:52 am

Whether it's the unlimited food or the great choices, Commons is the place to come together.

With his ‘Fresh’ approach, Al Fereshetian makes history with Bates track and field throwers

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 4:28 pm

A passionate technician with a prowess for developing All-American throwers, "Coach Fresh" has led Bates' men's track and cross country programs since 1995.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 5:15 pm

May turns into June. Seniors become alumni. Summer arrives. Revisit the change as it happens,

Picture story: Immerse yourself in the 2018 Bates Commencement

Friday, June 1, 2018 12:44 pm

It's performance time: time to suspend disbelief and immerse yourself in the photography of a Bates Commencement.

Video: Bates women’s rowing brings home the gold(s)

Friday, June 1, 2018 12:37 pm

The Bobcat women's rowing team defended its NCAA rowing title last weekend, and the first varsity eight made its own Bates history.

Video: These 13 grads are what they wear at Commencement

Friday, June 1, 2018 11:22 am

A hand-made corsage. A thrift-shop dress found in Scotland during Short Term. An Eagle Scout medal. These seniors' Commencement accessories tell us who they are.

Baccalaureate Address by Mara Tieken: ‘Learn to live with uncertainty’

Friday, June 1, 2018 8:54 am

Uncertainty — and the ability to face challenges and tough questions head-on — is a feature, not a bug, of a Bates education.

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