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Bates Leftist Coalition Forms Mutual Aid Fund to Help Cover Student Travel Costs
Sadie Basila, Copy Editor • December 3, 2020

On Nov. 16, the Bates Leftist Coalition (BLC), a student group unaffiliated with the college, announced the formation of their student mutual aid fund via Instagram.  A rise in COVID-19 cases on campus resulted in a number of students opting to return home early, with little time to make travel arrangements....

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McIntosh Provides Insight to Module C Decision in Interview with Cats V Covid
McIntosh Provides Insight to Module C Decision in Interview with Cats V Covid
Eleanor Boyle, Managing Arts & Leisure Editor • November 19, 2020

Tuesday night, Vice President of Campus Life Joshua McIntosh spoke to Imani Boggan ‘21 and Mary Corcoran ‘22, both members of Cats V Covid, on Instagram Live. Boggan and Corcoran asked McIntosh students’ burning questions and got some answers. Cats V Covid is a newly-formed group tasked with...

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COVID-19 Cases Soar at Bates, still Middle of Road in NESCAC
Madeline Polkinghorn November 18, 2020

COVID-19 cases on campus have hit an all-time high, with the official campus dashboard reporting 14 active cases (including 13 active student cases – one who is not on campus – and one active staff case)  as of the most recent test date, Nov. 16.  While the overall positivity rate remains only...

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The Connection between Protest and Commons
Muhammad Hamza Kalim • December 21, 2020
Cable News and Co.: Please Do Not Show Trump’s Face After Jan. 20
Najá Crockett, Managing Features Editor • December 2, 2020
America Must Pay People to Stay Home
Madeline Polkinghorn December 2, 2020
Autofiction
Autofiction
Yuri Kim November 25, 2020
The Blame Game Won’t Solve Anything
Eleanor Boyle, Managing Arts & Leisure Editor • November 25, 2020
Ranked choice voting and its critics: Is extremism bad?
Sadie Basila, Copy Editor • September 16, 2020
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