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Amidst the outbreak of Salmonella bacteria over the past week, DCCE installed several more hand sanitizing stations around Commons.
Adding Insult to Injury: Salmonella Outbreak Hits Bates following COVID-19 Outbreak
Max Devon, Assistant Design Editor • April 14, 2021

When he first woke up an hour and a half early on Friday, April 9th, Isaac Williams ’23 immediately knew something was wrong.  “In a few minutes after waking up I rushed to the bathroom with diarrhea. As the virus worsened I got a mix between sweats and chills; a headache grew throughout the...

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Bates Returns to Semester Schedule
Georgina Scoville, Design Editor • April 7, 2021

On Tuesday, Bates College faculty approved a motion to revert the fall 2021 semester back into its typical semester system. The measure passed with 86% of faculty (or 129) voting yes. Around nine percent voted no, and 5% abstained. Faculty had previously voted to continue the modular system into the...

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Students Express Dissatisfaction with Modular System at Student Forum
Students Express Dissatisfaction with Modular System at Student Forum
Elizabeth LaCroix, Assistant News Editor • April 7, 2021

On Tuesday, March 30 and Wednesday, March 31, President Clayton Spencer held an open student forum regarding the continuation of the module system next fall.  In an email sent out to current first-years, sophomores, and juniors, Vice President for Campus Life and Dean of Students Joshua McIntosh...

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"It mocks me..."
Yuri Kim April 14, 2021
Trans-Atlantic Love: The EU and United States
Gabriel Coffey April 14, 2021
Defining Isolation
Miles Nabritt, Managing Forum Editor • April 14, 2021
Bates Weather
Bates Weather
Kaitlyn Boehm, Cartoonist • April 7, 2021
IN THE WAY: a Bates College Experience
IN THE WAY: a Bates College Experience
Brian J. Evans, Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer in Dance • March 24, 2021
Ranked choice voting and its critics: Is extremism bad?
Sadie Basila, Copy Editor • September 16, 2020
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