Stories about "The College"
Thursday, August 22, 2019 4:28 pm
Learn all about the 501-member Class of 2023, selected from the largest applicant pool in Bates history, and how they'll be welcomed on Monday.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 3:22 pm
Eric Stirling and his family represent a longstanding vacation tradition virtually unique to Maine: the wilderness sporting camp. In 2003, Eric became the sixth generation of his family to operate West Branch Pond Camps,
Friday, August 16, 2019 11:02 am
The largest-ever federal grant awarded to Bates, the award will fuel creation of a vast video gallery to support research in various fields, including artificial intelligence.
Caitlin Cleaver named director of Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area and Shortridge Coastal Center
Friday, August 16, 2019 8:28 am
With extensive experience at the intersection of research, education, and conservation, Cleaver is "the right leader at the right time” for Bates–Morse Mountain and Shortridge, said Dean of the Faculty Malcolm Hill.
Thursday, August 8, 2019 2:02 pm
Sypitkowski runs Baxter State Park, an icon of summer in Maine and home to the state's tallest mountain.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 10:15 am
More cranes mean faster piledriving at the Bonney Science Center. Also: It's all over but the watering at Bates' returfed soccer field.
Friday, July 19, 2019 10:30 am
Sewall shares takeaways from the conservation area, including the role of "blue carbon," the toll of climate change, and the value in letting nature take its course.
Friday, July 12, 2019 10:12 am
A century ago, Bates' solid plan to own a southern Maine forest and run a forestry program became a "hopeless undertaking."
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 3:10 pm
Summer's here and the time is right ... for construction projects at Bates. Campus Construction Update surveys how the major initiatives looked in early July.
Friday, June 28, 2019 9:40 am
Bates goes carbon neutral, students get real-world research experience, and a 1942 graduate turns 100.