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Six of Bates College's 21 new faculty members are on the tenure track. Let's meet them. [Read More]
When asked to sum up the Bates football team's new, exciting offense, quarterback Brendan Costa '21 of Westport, Mass. says "throw, throw, throw!" ... [Read More]
A major feature on Purposeful Work, an alumna filmmaker disrupts the queer female narrative, and professors comment on dual enrollment and cell phones. [Read More]
Which will be stronger in November: the Democratic wave or the Republican seawall? [Read More]
Another summer weekend, another alumni wedding in the Gomes Chapel. But this time, we were there to tell the story, of best Bates friends who... [Read More]
Associate Professor of History Joseph Hall explores Bates' complicated early history and its implications for us... [Read More]
Under the Garcelon Field lights for the first Bobcat contest of the new year. [Read More]
"The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice." I'm sure that many of you are familiar with this statement, made... [Read More]
Here's your guide to all names Pettengill and Pettingill, a Bates building, street, and park. [Read More]
Video moments from the poignant first hours as the newest students begin to find their own place in the Bates College community. [Read More]
Dropping a child off at college, said a new Bates parent, is a unique feeling: "so happy and so sad at the same time —... [Read More]
If you have worked with them, you know that sand and paving blocks complement each other in deeply gratifying ways. [Read More]
Twenty-three moments that provide an insider's look at Bates' sunniest season. [Read More]
Selected from the largest applicant pool in college history, the 550 members of the Class of 2022 arrives on Monday. [Read More]
A custodian keeps a hammer and screwdriver ready to lend. An assistant dean practices pronouncing names. A librarian anticipates an inevitable question. [Read More]
Of the ways parents can support their newly fledged students, one of the most valuable is easing back and trusting them to figure college out. [Read More]
"The plaza and park are inviting and pretty. The people are diverse and friendly, and there are many different types of shops to explore." [Read More]
In museums, labs, and cities; in San Francisco, Shenzhen, and Lewiston, Bates-funded summer experiences help students explore their interests and discover what's purposeful to them. [Read More]
The U.S. has 11 nuclear-powered carriers, and a Bates grad commands one of them: the USS Gerald R. Ford, the Navy's newest and the world's... [Read More]
Between an HVAC overhaul and a rebuilt hot-water system, Carnegie Science Hall at Bates College had a summer of pampering. [Read More]