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Reunion 2017!

We cannot wait to see you June 9–11! Register by March 31 for early pricing.

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Feb 17, 2017

Picture story: Arts Crawl 2017

View photography of the 2017 Arts Crawl, an annual event celebrating the spontaneous spirit that makes Bates arts shine.

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