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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

Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen
The Beachhead in North Carolina: Nathaniel Boone ’52 and the Montford Point Marines

Sunday, March 10, 2013 11:34 am

A medal honors men like Nathaniel Boone ’52 for breaking the Marine corps color line

Illustration by David Wilgus and Mervil Paylor
Chapel to Lewiston: Hello!

Sunday, March 10, 2013 11:21 am

The location of the Bates Chapel, now named for Peter J. Gomes ’65, illuminates the college’s historical relationship with Lewiston and how the absence of buildings is just as important as their presence.

Clayton Spencer shows off the presidential collar following her installation as the college’s eighth president. 
Photograph by Mike Bradley
Spencer’s inaugural address: where Bates stands, how the college can move forward, while staying true to itself

Sunday, March 10, 2013 10:51 am

Citing Benjamin Mays ’20 as both metaphor and guide, Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address frames the challenges facing Bates and suggests why the college is fully equipped to move forward

At the apogee of an upswing, Jones is poised to catch the next student flying his way at the South Street Seaport location of the Trapeze School New York. 
Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen
The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ senior theses in theater and art

Sunday, March 10, 2013 10:37 am

The trapeze gives flight to Travis Jones’ two senior theses, in theater and in art

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BatesNews: February 2013

Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 pm

Stories this month include a video and audio from President Spencer's visit to WRBC, plus a story about two Bates debaters' big night in Berlin.

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BatesNews: December 2012

Thursday, December 13, 2012 2:00 pm

Coverage of Bates College news, events and stories delivered by email subscription.

Nate Boone's yearbook photo in the 1952 Mirror
Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Thursday, July 26, 2012 11:00 am

Nate Boone is one of 20,000 Marines who went through segregated basic training in the '40s.

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