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The Bates Student

The Voice of Bates College Since 1873

The Bates Student

The Voice of Bates College Since 1873

The Bates Student

BREAKING NEWS: Six Vehicles Vandalized in the Village Parking Lot
BREAKING NEWS: Six Vehicles Vandalized in the Village Parking Lot
Fiona Cohen, Managing News Editor • January 30, 2023

Six vehicles were vandalized while parked behind the Village complex last Saturday night. Included in damaged vehicles was the Bates College...

We Are Not Foreign Hostile Forces, We Are Chinese Citizens
We Are Not Foreign Hostile Forces, We Are Chinese Citizens
January 25, 2023
BREAKING NEWS: Six Vehicles Vandalized in the Village Parking Lot
BREAKING NEWS: Six Vehicles Vandalized in the Village Parking Lot
Fiona Cohen, Managing News Editor • January 30, 2023

Six vehicles were vandalized while parked behind the Village complex last Saturday night. Included in damaged vehicles was the Bates College Emergency Medical Services (EMS) vehicle. As of now, no one has come forward with information regarding these crimes, but Bates Campus Safety and the Lewiston Police...

College to Cut Budgets in Coming Year
College to Cut Budgets in Coming Year
Ellie Wolfe, Editor-in-Chief • January 25, 2023

In a letter to faculty and staff earlier this month, Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer Geoff Swift announced that the college has asked senior staff to reduce their programmatic budgets by five percent across the board next year. Though he assured employees that the college...

MLK Day Recap: “The Right to Live with One’s Parents vs U.S. Immigration Policy of Family Separation”
MLK Day Recap: “The Right to Live with One’s Parents vs U.S. Immigration Policy of Family Separation”
Trinity Poon, Staff Writer • January 19, 2023

On the afternoon of Jan. 16, a ground floor Pettengill Hall classroom was filled with Bates students eager to engage in the workshop, “The Right to Live with One’s Parents vs. U.S. Immigration Policy of Family Separation.” The workshop was hosted by Professor of Hispanic Studies Baltasar Fra-Molinero,...

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The 49 Year Streaking Streak
Catalina Passino, Staff Writer • January 25, 2023
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Volume #1 - Fire on the Foothills
Cooper Berkoff, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
Choose Self-Compassion this January
Choose Self-Compassion this January
Maggie Kornfeind, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
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A Strikingly Good Deal “Just-in-Time” for Maine Winter
Christina Leonard, Executive Managing Editor • January 25, 2023
We Are Not Foreign Hostile Forces, We Are Chinese Citizens
We Are Not Foreign Hostile Forces, We Are Chinese Citizens
Anonymous, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
Me with the snowbanks in Limestone, ME circa 2021. Credit: Hadley Blodgett 26.
Chickadees Stay for Winter Too: About the Winter Blues
Hadley Blodgett, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
First-Year Parties!
First-Year Parties!
Anonymous, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
A Letter to My Sister
A Letter to My Sister
Sam Jean-Francois January 19, 2023
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Commons Reflection from a First-Year
Leah Belber, Staff Writer • January 25, 2023
Sankofa Lights Up Schaeffer Theater Celebrating Black Joy
Sankofa Lights Up Schaeffer Theater Celebrating Black Joy
Maple Buescher, Managing Arts & Leisure Editor • January 18, 2023
Harvest Dinner Serves Up Success
Harvest Dinner Serves Up Success
Leah Belber, Contributing Writer • December 15, 2022
A Few of My Favorite "A Few of My Favorite Things"
Maple Buescher, Managing Arts & Leisure Editor • December 15, 2022
Straight Out The Lew: Football Predictions
Straight Out The Lew: Football Predictions
Dylan Azcarate , Chris Cimino, and Luke Linnehan January 25, 2023
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Maine Ski Season – It’s Here!
Hannah Kothari, Contributing Writer • January 25, 2023
On the Looming Games
On the Looming Games
Kian Moaledj, Contributing Writer • November 15, 2022
A Golden Generation? A Guide to the USMNT at the 2022 World Cup
A Golden Generation? A Guide to the USMNT at the 2022 World Cup
Nichol Weylman-Farwell, Managing Sports Editor • November 15, 2022
Letter to the Editor: Real Ambitions on Climate and Environment Require Attention to Fundamentals
Letter to the Editor: Real Ambitions on Climate and Environment Require Attention to Fundamentals
November 8, 2022
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