Stories about "parents and families"
Thursday, October 12, 2017 1:18 pm
The Bobcat First! program for first-generation-to-college students at Bates College promotes participants’ success at Bates and beyond.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:41 pm
In the era of online shopping, Bates Post & Print is the final stop for students' snacks, furniture, and Halloween costumes.
Friday, September 29, 2017 1:14 pm
There’s no mistaking the colors, light, and feel of early autumn at Bates. Add more than a thousand alumni and family members, and voila: It's Back to Bates!
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 4:40 pm
Here's what Friday's and Saturday's temperatures in Lewiston will feel like for our Bates families.
Friday, September 1, 2017 2:31 pm
The Class of 2021 includes a South Pole ski trekker, a vexillologist, and a certified instructor of mindfulness.
Friday, September 1, 2017 2:10 pm
Photographers Phyllis Graber Jensen and Theophil Syslo capture move-in, decorations, presentations, receptions, and goodbyes.
Friday, September 1, 2017 12:17 pm
Jason Fein's rise through the AD ranks is a bit distinctive — in the same way his Brooklyn-bred New York sports loyalties are distinctive here in Maine.
Friday, August 25, 2017 12:35 pm
“Excuse me,” Sylvia Deschaine told the surprised Admission gathering. “The eclipse is starting, and it’s a once-in-a-lifetime event."
Thursday, August 10, 2017 4:46 pm
The record $6.98 million total for the annual Bates Fund, a priority of The Bates Campaign, is a 7 percent jump.
Historic $300 million Bates Campaign aims to ‘secure what is best and most distinctive about Bates and to shape new strategies for a new age’
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 7:00 pm
The five-year Bates Campaign seeks to strengthen the college’s endowment by $160 million, more than half of the campaign's $300 million goal.