Stories about "Commons"
Thursday, March 30, 2017 3:39 pm
As of April 24, as a way to reduce the amount of waste Bates College sends to the landfill, Dining Services will no longer stock paper cups in Commons.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 2:24 pm
Take an interactive, then-and-now look at a six Bates places that have seen great changes over the years.
Thursday, October 25, 2007 10:48 am
A new parking lot behind Merrill Gymnasium opening around Thanksgiving will ease the squeeze that Bates College motorists have felt the past six months.
Friday, October 12, 2007 12:41 pm
Oct. 8 was a red-letter day at 280 College St., as the outdoor gas grill at the new student residence was fired up for the first time. Residence coordinators Jenn Linton '08 and Matt Lopez '08 hosted an inaugural cookout that had been delayed a couple weeks while shipping damage to the grill was fixed.
Friday, September 28, 2007 2:11 pm
A Sept. 27 storm occasioned an Alumni Walk first: emergency vehicles responding to a campus alarm after lightning caused a power surge.
Friday, August 3, 2007 12:00 am
Mid- to late August will be a watershed time for Bates College campus improvements.
Tuesday, July 17, 2007 10:11 am
Upcoming road closures will add a certain frisson of adventure to life at Bates College.
Tuesday, July 3, 2007 12:00 am
The new student housing should be ready for occupancy in August, right on schedule, said Suzanne Grant, clerk of the works for the project.
Thursday, June 7, 2007 12:00 am
The 2.5 acre Alumni Walk site will soon sprout a bit of soothing green as paper birch trees will be planted along the south edge of the site next week.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 12:00 am
Like tea leaves, some parts of the built environment can offer clues about the future, if you know how to read them.