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Friday

June 1, 2012
2:48 pm

Clean Sweep, Bates College’s ‘garage sale,’ returns for 12th year

The June 16 Clean Sweep is a “garage sale” on a massive scale that benefits the environment, community organizations and countless satisfied shoppers.

Clean Sweep, Bates College’s ‘garage sale,’ returns for 12th year

Friday

June 1, 2012
2:31 pm

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

In a May 8 ceremony, the Harward Center for Community Partnerships honored 15 persons and organizations for their efforts to strengthen college-community ties.

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

Tuesday

May 29, 2012
1:30 am

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Bates President-elect Clayton Spencer today announced the appointment of Leigh A. Weisenburger, Bates’ current director of admission, as the college’s…

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Sunday

May 27, 2012
3:57 pm

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

In a ceremony rich with laughs thanks to honorands Bonnie Bassler, Robert De Niro and Gwen Ifill, 463 Bates graduates received their diplomas on May 27.

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

Sunday

May 27, 2012
12:42 pm

Commencement 2012: honorand Robert De Niro remarks transcript

Thank you Michael [Chu '80, trustee citation presenter]. I’m sure you’re thinking: Wouldn’t it have been cool if Michael Chu…

Commencement 2012: honorand Robert De Niro remarks transcript

Sunday

May 27, 2012
12:38 pm

Commencement 2012: honorand Bonnie Bassler remarks transcript

Thank you, Val [Smith '75, trustee presenter], for that lovely introduction. Congratulations to the Bates Class of 2012. What an…

Commencement 2012: honorand Bonnie Bassler remarks transcript

Sunday

May 27, 2012
12:35 pm

Commencement 2012: honorand Gwen Ifill remarks transcript

Yesterday I met my fellow honorands for the first time, and I decided that I instantly love them, but now…

Commencement 2012: honorand Gwen Ifill remarks transcript

Friday

May 25, 2012
10:00 am

BatesNews May 2012

This issue features news about the college’s Commencement webcast, featuring honorands and speakers Bonnie Bassler, Robert De Niro and Gwen Ifill, available online at bates.edu/live.

Thursday

May 24, 2012
4:21 pm

‘Do a random act of kindness’ for Evan Dube, memorial gathering told

Bates’ goodbye to Evan Dube ’15 will be long, but a May 24 remembrance revealed a path toward healing.

‘Do a random act of kindness’ for Evan Dube, memorial gathering told

Thursday

May 24, 2012
8:29 am

Harvard Crimson profiles Bates President-elect Clayton Spencer

As Harvard concludes its academic year and Clayton Spencer prepares to take up her new position as the eighth president…

Harvard Crimson profiles Bates President-elect Clayton Spencer