Stories about "The College"
Bates wins $1 million grant for equity-driven STEM innovations

Thursday, July 5, 2018 9:23 am

The grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute will fund the transformation of STEM culture at Bates to fully support all students in the sciences.

Campus Construction Update: June 22, 2018

Friday, June 22, 2018 10:39 am

If you can’t take the quiet of June at Bates, just stand by the Class of 1932 Sundial and listen to Almighty Waste haul away the Ladd Library Terrace.

$100K Bates art museum grant to benefit Marsden Hartley collection

Thursday, June 21, 2018 9:22 am

The Bates College Museum of Art’s purchase of a painting by 20th-century artist Marsden Hartley is one of the outcomes of a $100,000 grant to the museum.

College search advice, practical and heartening, from Bates admission experts

Friday, June 15, 2018 10:43 am

From big-picture goal setting to the do's and don'ts of the college essay, three Bates experts offer advice for the college search.

Picture story: Everyone is a winner in the 2018 Alumni Parade

Thursday, June 14, 2018 5:26 pm

Experience the 2018 Alumni Parade, where everybody is a winner.

Blue Moons: Bates and Walls ’99 arrange a visit with Ipcar

Thursday, June 7, 2018 4:41 pm

Opening June 8 at the Bates College Museum of Art, "Blue Moons & Menageries" comprises a stunning range of work by the beloved Maine artist Dahlov Ipcar.

Theodore Walther, a Bates ‘professor and friend’ for parts of six decades, dies at age 88

Thursday, June 7, 2018 2:21 pm

Walther traversed his long tenure with a New Yorker’s bemusement, leavened by a Navy sailor’s equanimity and undergirded by devotion to his students.

With his ‘Fresh’ approach, Al Fereshetian makes history with Bates track and field throwers

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 4:28 pm

A passionate technician with a prowess for developing All-American throwers, "Coach Fresh" has led Bates' men's track and cross country programs since 1995.

Picture story: Immerse yourself in the 2018 Bates Commencement

Friday, June 1, 2018 12:44 pm

It's performance time: time to suspend disbelief and immerse yourself in the photography of a Bates Commencement.

Video: These 13 grads are what they wear at Commencement

Friday, June 1, 2018 11:22 am

A hand-made corsage. A thrift-shop dress found in Scotland during Short Term. An Eagle Scout medal. These seniors' Commencement accessories tell us who they are.

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