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Thursday

September 5, 2013 6:07 pm

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

View the complete video of Convocation 2013, including the Convocation Address, “Some Thoughts on Work,” by President Clayton Spencer.

Thursday

September 5, 2013 2:59 pm

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

Manal Alsharif, an advocate for women’s rights in Saudi Arabia, launches a series of events at Bates exploring human diversity on Sept. 18.

Wednesday

September 4, 2013 4:46 pm

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Members of the Class of 2017 try to sum up what it’s been like so far in two words.

Wednesday

September 4, 2013 1:12 pm

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

During Convocation 2013, President Clayton Spencer offered an address that drew connections between the education that the new students are beginning and the lives Bates hopes to prepare them for.

Tuesday

September 3, 2013 12:40 pm

Vibraphonist Jason Marsalis, folksinger Sam Amidon kick off Olin Arts Alive

Vibraphonist Jason Marsalis, folksinger Sam Amidon kick off Olin Arts Alive

Jason Marsalis, the vibraphone-playing member of New Orleans’ first family of jazz, and Vermont-born folksinger Sam Amidon launch the 2013-14 Olin Arts Alive series at Bates.

Thursday

August 29, 2013 12:00 pm

BatesNews: August 2013

BatesNews: August 2013

This month’s items: Bates welcomes the Class of 2017 The Class of 2017 gets its official welcome on Sept. 3…

Thursday

August 29, 2013 12:00 pm

Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Polich ’15 finds the real deal at TM Capital

Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Polich ’15 finds the real deal at TM Capital

Internships help students like Zach Polich ’15 finding a work culture that fits your style — “rather than just chasing prestige.”

Thursday

August 29, 2013 11:54 am

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates’ Convocation, on Sept. 3, marks the opening of the school year and the formal entry of the 502 members of the Class of 2017.

Wednesday

August 28, 2013 1:41 pm

Bobcat athletics debuts redesigned website, new content management system

Bobcat athletics debuts redesigned website, new content management system

A redesigned website for Bobcat athletics, featuring a new content management system, gets its first game-day workout Tuesday night when…

Wednesday

August 28, 2013 10:35 am

Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Megan Lubetkin ’16 raised not only produce and livestock, but awareness of programs such as food shares for families in need and cooking classes for at-risk and refugee youth.