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Bates Perspective on Fulbright Awards

Eliza Fischer

February 26, 2020

Bates College has been named the top producer of Fulbright Student awards for the second out of three years. This prestigious award was originally created by Senator J. William Fulbright in 1945 to promote international goodwill by sending talented and driven U.S. students abroad. Yet, one may wonder why...

Behind the Scenes of Winter Carnival

David Chen/ Bates Student

Eliza Fischer

February 5, 2020

Winter Carnival is a week long series of iconic Bates events, but many students have never stopped to consider what goes into planning the festivities. Classic events like Puddle Jump are paired with fun winter activities like Snowman Building and Rail Jam to create a week full of stress-relieving and...

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