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Commencement 2008

President Elaine Tuttle Hansen speaks with (from left) senior co-class presidents Liz Murphy '08 of Fairfield, CN and Ali Schwartz '08 of Charlotteville, NC, Julia Resnick '08 of Highland Park, IL and Rachel Katz '08 of Newton Centre, MA.

Honoring the Class of 2008

“This college’s commitment to service and social change is in its DNA, and now it’s in yours,” literary scholar Pauline Yu told 440 graduates at Bates College’ 142nd commencement ceremony, held Sunday, May 25.


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