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58.2% of Bates Students Say They Have Never Missed a COVID-19 Test: COVID-19 Testing Compliance Fall 2021
Elizabeth LaCroix, Managing News Editor • November 17, 2021

According to an anonymous survey conducted by The Bates Student, 58.2% of the 67 students who completed the survey have never missed a COVID-19 test. Another 23.9% said they miss about one test per academic year, and 10.4% usually miss one test a semester. The remaining 7.5% usually misses about two...

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Update on the Campus-Wide Masking Mandate
Skye Brown, Assistant News Editor • November 17, 2021

On Nov. 10, Vice President for Campus Life Josh McIntosh and Vice President for Finance and Administration Geoff Swift sent out an email regarding a change of the mask policies on campus. In the email, McIntosh and Swift wrote that these changes are due to our “high vaccination rate,” “sound public...

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The Bates Student spoke with the administration, BESO Organizing Committee, and union-eligible employees to learn more about their positions on the labor organizing.
Q&A With Bates Administration, the BESO Organizing Committee and Union-Eligible Employees
Jackson Elkins and Elizabeth LaCroix November 16, 2021

It has been over a month since the Bates Educators and Staff Organization (BESO) filed with the National Labor Relations Board to hold a union election. With the election drawing ever closer, The Bates Student reached out to the Bates administration and members of the BESO Organizing Committee (OC) to...

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Why Is the Anonymous Blind Tiger App so Popular at Bates?
Why Is the Anonymous Blind Tiger App so Popular at Bates?
Isabel O'Connell, Contributing Writer • November 17, 2021
The Den: A Lost Late-Night Experience
Ramiro Davila, Contributing Writer • November 10, 2021
Studying at Kings College, Ali noted that university in the UK grants much more independence to its students.
A Series of Study Abroad Features
Maple Buescher, Contributing Writer • November 10, 2021
An Ode to Taylor Swift
Sophie Mackin, Assistant Forum Editor • November 17, 2021
TikTok, Doom Scrolling, and Digital Self Harm—Protect Yourself
Sadie Basila, Managing Forum Editor • November 10, 2021
My Mentor Was Arrested for Treason
Maggie Nespole, Contributing Writer • November 10, 2021
CRT, Stem and Fox News
Alexi Knight, Staff Writer • November 3, 2021
What if: Lessons from Cardiac Concerns
Maggie Nespole, Contributing Writer • November 3, 2021
Letter to the Editor: Anti-Zionist Graffiti is inherently Antisemitic
Michael Lieber '92 May 24, 2021
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