Phyllis Graber Jensen

Phyllis produces photography and video for college news and major marketing pieces, including web-based multimedia. She has strategic oversight of story-telling video projects.

Archive of Stories by Phyllis Graber Jensen
For biology and English double major Cheyenne Cannaozzo ’16 of Pembroke, N.H., the sun-dappled Hathorn magnolia is the right place to practice lines for A Midsummer Night’s Dream that she’ll deliver “in the midst of the forest." (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 7:08 pm

Spring has arrived, and the champagne cork of Short Term has popped.

From left, Kinsey Moser'18 of Burke, Va.,  Jade Donaldson '18 of Wayne, N.J., and at rear,  Janet Bourne, postdoctoral fellow in the humanities and music lecturer, rehearse on one of Bates' two sets of gamelan instruments in the Olin Arts Center. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 1:55 pm

Whether it's winter or quasi-spring, the Bates heart beats with intensity, pushing us to stride forward, to break records, and to take joy in well-loved traditions. You'll see what we mean.

Please let it snow... Prayer answered. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 5:34 pm

A little snow must fall every winter. And that's what we've gotten so far this winter: a little. The seasons behave as they will, something Pete Seeger knew when he wrote "Turn, Turn, Turn."

Jessica Duserick '18 of Arlington, Mass., removes a frame from a hive at a local apiary. She was in the "Honeybee Science" Short Term course, which was taught by Associate Professor of Chemistry Paula Schlax and explored increased honeybee mortality, looking specifically at the suspected roles of varroa mites, viruses, and pesticides. ‪(Josh Kuckens/Bates College) ‬‬‬
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Thursday, May 28, 2015 10:16 am

A monthly selection of images of Bates life, on and off campus.

Add all these steps  together, and what you get is another great Bates Commencement. Shown: Commencement 2014. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: 27 Commencement moments

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 5:53 pm

Photographs from Commencement morning show how four years culminates in a few very joyous hours on the Historic Quad.

A harbinger of spring, Canada geese cruise over Garcelon Field at dusk, heading north after their winter migration. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:04 pm

Seeing Canada geese cruising over Garcelon Field tells us that spring is on the way.

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Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 5:35 pm

Images include Sunday's memorial service, the keynote program Monday, the Benjamin Mays Debate between Bates and Morehouse, and the evening arts performance by Sankofa.

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Video: ‘Same Different’ — Students prepare annual Sankofa performance

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 6:26 pm

Jourdan Fanning '14 of Memphis, Tenn., and Courtney Parsons '15 of Atlanta, Ga., comment on the upcoming Sankofa performance, an exploration of blackness within African diasporic experiences.

This "Box of Wonder" offers the following instructions to chemistry students: "Great for rejected, one-sided NMR spectra, articles, drafts, or anything else good for doing homework on!" (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
This Month at Bates

Friday, January 3, 2014 11:02 am

Each month we offer images that capture the vitality of life on the Bates campus.

So Hee Ki ’16 of Irvine, Calif., practices Richard Wagner’s “Siegfried-Idyll” on the viola in the Olin Arts Center. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Monday, December 2, 2013 5:25 pm

Images that feature the vitality of life on the Bates campus

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