Stories about "The College"
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 5:34 pm
“There are a lot of messages in this office,” says Assistant Professor of Sociology Michael Rocque, “and one of them is that it's OK to play with toys.”
Friday, September 7, 2018 12:16 pm
President Spencer considers the famous phrase "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” Is it false hope? Or a call to action?
Friday, September 7, 2018 9:21 am
Under the Garcelon Field lights for the first Bobcat contest of the new year.
Friday, September 7, 2018 9:03 am
See all the photography of Orientation Week, from Opening Day to Convocation to the women's soccer season opener.
Thursday, September 6, 2018 11:05 am
At Bates’ 2018 Convocation, the theme of making a difference in the world gained a sharp new urgency.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 6:01 pm
Video moments from the poignant first hours as the newest students begin to find their own place in the Bates College community.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 10:09 am
Dropping a child off at college, said a new Bates parent, is a unique feeling: "so happy and so sad at the same time — and so proud."
Thursday, August 30, 2018 9:05 am
If you have worked with them, you know that sand and paving blocks complement each other in deeply gratifying ways.
Friday, August 24, 2018 8:00 am
Selected from the largest applicant pool in college history, the 550 members of the Class of 2022 arrives on Monday.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 9:34 am
Of the ways parents can support their newly fledged students, one of the most valuable is easing back and trusting them to figure college out.