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David Longdon: Giving to the Bates Fund As An Act of Gratitude

As a young professional living in New York City, David Longdon ’14 says that making his largest-ever gift to Bates —  a multiyear commitment of $10,000 to the Bates Fund — required intention and planning. Longdon, one of Bates’ newest and youngest-ever members of the Board of Trustees, says Bates is worth the effort. Longdon, […]

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Bates in the News: June 2, 2017

The Bates Campaign’s $50 million gift goes national, glowing reviews for a new Elizabeth Strout ’77 novel, and Patrick Dempsey at Commencement.