At the beginning of this semester, I spoke to several first-year students who are the first members of their immediate families to go to college. That article was the first in a series whereby we at The Bates Student will check-in with our trio at.
The past several months on campus have been abuzz with talk of local Maine elections and get-out-the-vote initiatives. On November 7, Bates students and Maine residents rushed to the polls to vote on the local mayoral election, an initiative to.
Across the country students, professors, pundits, and politicians are arguing what does and what does not to constitute free speech, as well as what official stances universities should take on the matter. Bates College, however, is not shying away.
National conversations surrounding racism and racial divides are at their most potent in decades. On Monday, October 23, Bates College joined this conversation with Ibram X. Kendi, a Professor of International Relations and History at American.
Lewiston and Auburn are famous as the great “twin cities” of Maine, often going under the name LA for shorthand. However, on the ballot this November. 7, there will be a referendum question on whether Lewiston and Auburn should legally merge to.
Bates College is nothing if not fastidious in our selection of faculty members. Our professors are constantly striving to make their endeavors with both students and the Bates administration run as smoothly as possible. To facilitate this, Bates.
On August 11 and 12, in Charlottesville, Virginia, thousands of white nationalists, Klansmen, and Neo-Nazis gathered for a “Unite the Right” rally. One of their major objectives was protesting the proposed removal of a statue of Robert.
For years, Bates College has allowed students in their senior year to live off-campus, renting houses from local landlords. Most of these houses are situated very close to campus on streets like: College Street, White Street, Elm Street, Davis.
I had the chance to speak with several students this weekend who are the first in their immediate families to attend university. This article is part of a series we are conducting to showcase Bates’ first-generation students and how their.