Stories about "Bates Outing Club"
Friday, May 3, 2019 11:30 am
From a paperweight inspired by a big Bates win to a peace pipe that raises questions, here are a few items from the Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library.
Friday, February 8, 2019 12:26 pm
Earlier today, a 20th-century Bates Outing Club tradition was reignited when newly...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 12:57 pm
“S'mores and campfires in the outdoors have been parts of the most empowering and connecting experiences during my time at Bates,” says Chandler Ryan ’19.
Friday, February 19, 2016 11:37 am
The Bates Puddle Jump, the annual, you-have-to-be mad dash from shore to pond, has been going strong as a student rite of passage since 1975. A new wrinkle for 2016: Pond skimming!
Thursday, April 2, 2015 11:23 am
A sweet Bates ritual helps seniors commemorate a pivotal moment — the completion of a thesis.
Monday, January 26, 2015 1:06 pm
The annual Puddle Jump, held on Jan. 23 as part of Winter...
Thursday, January 22, 2015 12:49 pm
Today, Jan. 23, hundreds of Bates students will take turns making a quick dash onto and into Lake Andrews. Yep, the Puddle Jump is upon us.
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 10:09 am
Lester Kenway '75 has dedicated his life to making the outdoors accessible to generations of hikers across the United States.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 10:05 am
It's a Bates tradition suitable for any hardy Bobcat, including this year an alumnus from the event's founding era.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 12:04 pm
Joining a preorientation AESOP trip this year, photographer Mike Bradley captures the...