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January 27, 2021
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January 25, 2021
Bates Technical College holds emergency drills, helps build awareness around procedures and test alert systemsRead More
Bates honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with virtual event, keynote by civic leader Lyle QuasimJanuary 05, 2021
Announcing new Virtual Student Services!December 14, 2020
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