Stories about "The College"
Wednesday, October 18, 2023 10:55 am
Bates will install a new president for only the eighth time in its 168-year history.
Thursday, October 12, 2023 11:29 am
Here are facts, stories, and did-you-knows from all past Bates presidential inaugurations — plus world and Maine events.
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 3:07 pm
Starting with summer, and ending with fall (but it still feels like…
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 12:18 pm
An NFL training camp is more than just practices. It’s a huge opportunity to cultivate new fans, which is what Cole De Magistris ’24 was tasked with during his internship with the Minnesota Vikings.
Tuesday, September 12, 2023 2:12 pm
The renovated Chase Hall is “absolutely fantastic and ready to bring students and faculty back,” President Garry Jenkins stated at the building’s reopening on Sept. 7.
Friday, September 8, 2023 10:08 am
From the Bobcat cheers coming from the women’s soccer team to President Garry W. Jenkins’ promise to the Class of 2027 that Bates is a place where “you get to be who you want to be,” the resounding message at Convocation on Sept. 5 was that Bates is a community centered on caring and kindness.
Friday, September 8, 2023 9:01 am
Friendly and efficient, the Bates community turned out on Opening Day, Aug. 31, to help the members of the Class of 2027 get settled in their campus residences.
Friday, September 1, 2023 1:40 pm
Some things are new, some old things have been updated, and others have been moved, renamed, or remixed — but it’s all still Bates!
Friday, September 1, 2023 12:37 pm
The newest Bates class, 509 students strong, is filled with examples of engagement and action. "They’re problem solvers,” says Dean of Admission and Financial Aid Leigh Weisenburger. Sometimes quite literally.
Monday, August 14, 2023 9:24 am
The weekly BatesNews email has been on hiatus since June, but Campus Construction Update has chugged along, capturing a season of high intensity on the Bates facilities front.