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Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen
Outtake: Maple leaves in motion

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:13 pm

Outtake from the Winter 2013 issue of Bates Magazine

Photograph by Mike Bradley/Bates College
From a Distance: President Spencer’s installation ceremony

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:12 pm

Bates photographer Mike Bradley captured President Spencer’s inauguration from the office of tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89.

Photograph by Will Ash
‘Eco-anxious’ about climate change? Try a dose of natural beauty

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:09 pm

We are distracted, “eco-anxious,” and paralyzed by the portents of climate change. But maybe all we need is a dose of natural beauty.

In 1980, at age 85, Benjamin Elijah Mays ’20 returns to campus for his 60th Reunion.
Photograph by Jim Daniels
Benjamin Mays’ living legacy

Sunday, March 10, 2013 1:03 pm

Mays ’20, the great civil rights leader, never forgot Bates. And it works both ways.

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Archives: Show and tell from the Muskie Archives

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:57 pm

Show and Tell from the Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

Photograph courtesy of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collection Library
History Lesson: Chase Lounge sheds function-room identity in favor of casual chilling

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:42 pm

Once the rare Bates place where boy could meet girl (and vice-versa), Chase Lounge sheds its function-room identity in favor of casual chilling

Photograph courtesy Carine Warsawski
Carine Warsawski ’07 and Rachel Warner ’08 meet up atop Masada

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:34 pm

“You don’t have to look hard to spot a Batesie halfway around the world,” says Carine Warsawski ’07. “We naturally gravitate.”

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Dull at first, Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canadian rowers ultimately shine at Olympics

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:12 pm

Silver and Gold At the Summer Olympics in London, Andrew Byrnes ’05...

Verhave photographed this photomural, “Judgment of Paris,” which recalls The Last Supper to reference the famous 1976 French wine tasting won by California wines, and was created with Diller Scofidio + Renfro, for the exhibition How Wine Became Modern: Design + Wine 1976 to Now, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Photograph by Alexander Verhave '05.
Alumni photographers Heffernan, Strada and Verhave share their vision

Sunday, March 10, 2013 12:09 pm

Not every photographer has a vision. Not every photographer has a muse, or listens to one.

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Amusements: Carnegie’s half horse, book recommendations from faculty and staff

Sunday, March 10, 2013 11:40 am

Fun, cleverness and wit from the Amusements section of Bates Magazine Winter 2013

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