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Commons Musts

Jessica Gross, Assistant Arts & Leisure Editor

August 23, 2020

Around mealtimes, the Commons building has a magnetic effect on the entirety of the Bates community. The peaceful expanse of alumni walk transforms into a bustling superhighway of hungry students, and crowds zone in from every angle to get inside of the cafeteria. Whether it’s because of its versatile...

Commons Recipes That Are Near And Dear To The Heart for Valentine’s Day: Vegan Pad Thai and Molten Lava Cakes

Owen Keene

February 17, 2020

Bates DCCE Executive Chef Owen Keene proudly displays Commons' famous Vegan Pad ThaiCheryl Lacey /Courtesy Photo Vegan Pad Thai and Chocolate Molten Lava Cakes - what a combo! These are some of the most popular items served in Commons and two of our most requested recipes. On days that we serve ...

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