Stories about "Student Life"
Video: Watch ski jumping off Mount David in 1936

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 2:51 pm

The spectacle of ski jumping from Mount David in 1936 was no less grand, or less popular, than the Olympic version.

Bates at Night: Intramurals and ‘playing the game we love’

Friday, February 16, 2018 10:40 am

When it comes to Bates intramurals, you try not to let "passion get in the way of having fun and showing good sportsmanship."

NBC’s Olympic-sized shout-out to Bates and skier Dinos Lefkaritis ’19

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.

Picture Story: Behind the scenes at Asia Night and highlights from the show

Friday, February 9, 2018 11:38 am

Photographer Theophil Syslo shares images of the preparations for and colorful spectacle of the annual Asia Night show at Schaeffer Theatre.

Video: Relive the Blackout Relay — the night the lights went out in Merrill

Friday, February 9, 2018 10:20 am

The Maine State Championships in men's indoor track proceed like any other meet — until the final event. That's when the lights go out, and the fun begins.

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 5:31 pm

It’s as cold as ice, but our hearts are warm. From poetry...

Bates’ newest Olympian: Dinos Lefkaritis ’19 of Cyprus

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.

Video: Anticipation, action, reaction at the 2018 Puddle Jump

Friday, February 2, 2018 11:09 am

The weather: pretty cold. The costumes: wigs and heels, goggles and pig noses, swimsuits and cow suits. Then: the jump.

Picture Story: Puddle Jump 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018 7:08 pm

One, two, three!...Pictures aplenty from the 2018 Puddle Jump, Bates' signature winter student tradition.

Video: Plowing Garcelon means “16 miles forward, 16 miles backward”

Friday, January 26, 2018 11:46 am

Clearing Garcelon's FieldTurf surface is "a sign of spring and a sign of spring sports," says Tim Kivus of Facilities Services.

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