Stories about "The College"
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 4:12 pm
With the fall competition season canceled, these Bobcats focus on what it means to be a team.
Thursday, September 10, 2020 5:15 pm
With outdoors being the place to be during a beautiful time of year, Bates has busted out the outdoor furniture in a big way. And students love it.
Thursday, September 10, 2020 2:30 pm
Settle in for 180 seconds to see weedwacking, the Bates Testing Center in operation, and unloading family vehicles during move-in days in August.
Friday, September 4, 2020 11:59 am
After a summer where the endless rounds of pandemic planning and announcements seemed to define the college enterprise, Opening Convocation offered welcome reminders of what we’re all about.
Friday, September 4, 2020 10:51 am
The Bates campus is alife and kicking — with COVID protocols, of course that create a "different but the same" visual vibe. Take a look.
Meet new Bates faculty: Mark Tizzoni and the connection between fifth-century Vandals and today’s white nationalists
Thursday, September 3, 2020 1:47 pm
A new tenure-track assistant professor of classical and medieval studies, Tizzoni explains how fifth-century ideas about national identity are now being used by white nationalists to "prop up their worldviews. And this needs to be countered."
Friday, August 28, 2020 10:01 am
Over three days, Bates welcomed back to campus some 1,700 students. There was much less revelry and merrymaking, but a strong sense of purpose as Bates reopens for the first time since March 13.
Monday, August 24, 2020 10:57 am
Bates' effort to bring the campus back to life hits a milestone on Aug. 25, the first of three move-in days for all students, including the Class of 2024.
Friday, August 21, 2020 9:42 am
On Aug. 17, Cote Crane & Rigging hoisted a variety of equipment up to the Bonney Science Center penthouse, all but finishing that phase of work.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 12:30 pm
From studying the diets of sea urchins to working with Lewiston's immigrant communities, Bates students forged their way into the world this summer with Bates-funded internships.