Stories about "The College"
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Thursday, November 8, 2018 10:57 am

One day, it’s 80 degrees and golden. The next, it’s snowing and blowing, then back to light and warmth.

Senior thesis sees green inspirations in iconic West Coast homes

Thursday, November 8, 2018 8:52 am

The topic of Emerson Krull’s senior thesis was as near as her father’s business and as remote as the post-World War II era.

Look What We Found: Stephanie Kelley-Romano’s alien pop-up book

Thursday, November 1, 2018 4:33 pm

Walk into Associate Professor of Rhetoric, Film, and Screen Studies Stephanie Kelley-Romano’s...

Campus Construction Update: Nov. 2, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018 1:13 pm

A Halloween treat: By Oct. 31, three major construction projects launched in June were effectively complete.

Brains and how we study them: Views from the Kelsey Professor of Neuroscience

Thursday, November 1, 2018 1:12 pm

Listen to Nancy Koven for a minute, and you’ll understand why Bates’ approach to teaching neuroscience is distinctive.

Mortar, boards, and bricks: A portent of Bates’ new science building

Thursday, October 25, 2018 3:12 pm

A mockup made to test brick and mortar samples is an early portent of Bates' new science building, scheduled to open in 2021.

Bates awarded $1.2 million grant to create an inclusive 21st-century curriculum in the humanities

Thursday, October 25, 2018 11:27 am

The grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation “comes at a crucial moment for Bates,” said President Clayton Spencer.

What’s in a Lewiston Name: Garcelon

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:13 pm

The signature athletic field at Bates is named for Dr. Alonzo Garcelon of Lewiston, one of the earliest and longest supporters of Bates College.

Bates dedicates Traquina Boathouse, culminating $2.7 million giving effort

Friday, October 12, 2018 10:23 am

“The Traquina name represents incredible dedication by a Bates family to our college and our rowing program,” President Clayton Spencer said.

How Gabby Rivera is revolutionizing pop-lit’s depiction of the comic-book hero

Friday, October 12, 2018 9:09 am

Speaking to a Bates audience, Rivera, who is the author of Marvel’s first queer Latinx superhero, says that being soft can redefine what it means to be a hero.

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