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October 13, 2017 7:49 am

Safety & Security Update

Over the past few weeks students have reported incidents of concerning behavior by individuals not associated with Bates to both…


October 9, 2017 11:00 am

Allen Delong Named Senior Associate Dean for Purposeful Work and Career Development

Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Joshua McIntosh announced today that Allen Delong, associate dean of student…


October 2, 2017 11:52 am

Douglass Morency named director of security and campus safety at Bates

Senior Associate Dean of Students Carl Steidel announced today that Douglass Morency, safety & security specialist at the Fairfax County…


September 28, 2017 5:35 pm

Guidance for Students On- and Off-Campus

Students Living On-Campus Suggestions for Social Life On-Campus Attend social events on campus Reserve spaces on campus (such as lounges) for…


September 27, 2017 10:30 am

Updates on Campus Social Life

Dear Students, As many of you know, neighbor complaints about social activity in off-campus, non-college owned housing have prompted increased…


September 22, 2017 6:36 am

Proposed New City Ordinances

Dear Students, Continuing our commitment to updating students on developments related to neighborhood concerns, we write to inform you of…


September 15, 2017 7:37 am

All Things 80s and Helping with Our Off-Campus Situation

Dear Students, As we approach a full weekend of events, we write to highlight some of the 80s-themed programs being…


September 12, 2017 8:50 am

Public Street Parking Ordinance Changes

Dear Off-Campus Students, We write to update you on an upcoming change to the public street parking regulations in the…


September 8, 2017 2:39 pm

Update on Off-Campus Housing, Community Relations, and Social Life

Dear Students, Over the past couple of days we have heard from a number of students who are concerned about…


August 24, 2017 2:12 pm

Summer Update – 2017

Dear Students, With the beginning of the fall semester on the horizon, I thought it would be helpful to provide…