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Friday

June 15, 2012 12:00 am

Obituaries: Spring 2012

Edited by Christine Terp Madsen ’73 1932 Katherine Ilene LaMontagne June 25, 2011 She grew up in Lewiston, but Katherine…

Wednesday

June 13, 2012 9:31 am

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

“How do we think about Bates and places like Bates in the context of this challenging world?” asked President-elect Clayton Spencer during the annual Reunion Address on June 8

Tuesday

June 12, 2012 3:26 pm

Alumni Legacy Program helps next crop of college searchers

Alumni Legacy Program helps next crop of college searchers

The inaugural program helps Bates alums and children through the roller coaster ride of the college search.

Friday

June 8, 2012 3:35 pm

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Famed pianist Frank Glazer trades piano for pen with “Philosophy of Artistic Performance.”

Thursday

June 7, 2012 12:47 pm

For alumni children, graduation is a story with a new ending

For alumni children, graduation is a story with a new ending

At Commencement, alumni and their graduating children talk about the ever-stronger “Bates vibe.”

Wednesday

June 6, 2012 3:49 pm

Good heavens! Museum of Art offers one of the first major exhibitions of astrophotography

Good heavens! Museum of Art offers one of the first major exhibitions of astrophotography

The headlining exhibition at the Museum of Art this summer, “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography” is among the first major exhibitions examining astrophotography as an art genre.

Tuesday

June 5, 2012 12:44 pm

In NAACP project, students get fresh lesson in value of old papers

In NAACP project, students get fresh lesson in value of old papers

Thanks to a two-year collaboration among the Portland branch of the NAACP, the University of Southern Maine and Bates, valuable papers of the Portland branch are being made accessible to researchers and the public for the first time.

Friday

June 1, 2012 3:50 pm

Stangle Award answers the question ‘What’s in a name?’

Stangle Award answers the question ‘What’s in a name?’

The inaugural award for distinguished service belongs its namesake: Bruce Stangle ’70.

Friday

June 1, 2012 3:13 pm

Bates invites public to safe viewing of transit of Venus

Bates invites public to safe viewing of transit of Venus

Bates invites Lewiston-Auburn residents to a campus viewing of Tuesday’s highly anticipated transit of Venus.

Friday

June 1, 2012 3:02 pm

Seven receive Fulbright awards to teach, conduct research abroad

Seven receive Fulbright awards to teach, conduct research abroad

Seven 2012 Bates graduates have received Fulbright awards for teaching and conducting research in Europe, Asia and South America.