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Students Hold Pro-Choice Protest in Response to Roe v. Wade SCOTUS Leak
Students Hold Pro-Choice Protest in Response to Roe v. Wade SCOTUS Leak
Aneeza Ahmad, Assistant News Editor • May 7, 2022

Students decked in green gathered at the Bates amphitheater to protest the potential overturning of Roe v. Wade on Thursday evening in a demonstration of resistance and solidarity.  The pro-choice protest, organized by the Bates Leftist Coalition (BLC), came three days after POLITICO released a draft...

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A Recap of the 2022 Mount David Summit
Ella Beiser, Assistant Features Editor • April 13, 2022

Last Friday, Bates community members flocked to Pettengill Hall to enjoy the 20th annual Mount David Summit. With 220 student presenters, the building was packed as students showcased their research, writing and achievements to the Bates community.  The presentations commenced at 1:20 p.m. with an...

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Former Head Football Coach Sues College for Racial Discrimination, Negligence
Former Head Football Coach Sues College for Racial Discrimination, Negligence
Ellie Wolfe, Editor-in-Chief • April 8, 2022

Former Bates Head Football Coach Malik Hall filed a civil lawsuit in the U.S. District Court, District of Maine against the college yesterday, claiming he faced “severe racial discrimination” during his three-year tenure leading the football program, according to court records obtained by The Student.  Hall,...

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The Role of Affirmative Action at PWIs
Ollie Rhee, Contributing Writer • April 13, 2022
New Ghost Gun Laws and ATF Nominee Bring Hope Amid Slow Progress on Gun Violence Prevention
Sophie Mackin, Assistant Forum Editor • April 13, 2022
Dared to Dream: Ketanji Brown Jackson Is an Inspiration to Women of Color Across America
Aanika Patel, Assistant News Editor • April 13, 2022
Free Laundry on Campus?
Willa Wang, Assistant Forum Editor • April 6, 2022
“In the Mood” for Gala: A Much Anticipated Occasion
Anna Greenspan, Contributing Writer • April 6, 2022
Letter to the Editor: Anti-Zionist Graffiti is inherently Antisemitic
Michael Lieber '92 May 24, 2021
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