Archives for "Alumni life"

Thursday

June 27, 2013 10:48 am

Researcher Allison Mann ’08 keeps ‘Mad Men’ real

Researcher Allison Mann ’08 keeps ‘Mad Men’ real

Mann upholds the show’s “well-earned reputation for authenticity and for mining the tumultuous history of the 1960s.”

Friday

June 21, 2013 12:46 pm

Audio Slide Show: ‘Mentoring and Learning’ — Kim Sullivan fosters college aspirations

Audio Slide Show: ‘Mentoring and Learning’ — Kim Sullivan fosters college aspirations

Bonner Leader Kim Sullivan ’13 discusses her commitment to the City of Lewiston and the Tree Street Youth Center, an…

Thursday

May 30, 2013 3:30 pm

Commencement attracts news coverage near and far

Commencement attracts news coverage near and far

News outlets in Maine and a number of other states presented coverage of this year’s event.

Wednesday

May 29, 2013 12:49 pm

Multimedia: Commencement Weekend 2013

Multimedia: Commencement Weekend 2013

Multimedia coverage of Commencement Weekend 2013, including complete video of the graduation ceremony.

Sunday

May 26, 2013 3:23 pm

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

“Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed,” the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. “And that’s actually your job.”

Sunday

May 26, 2013 2:35 pm

Commencement 2013: Senior address by Thomas Holmberg

Commencement 2013: Senior address by Thomas Holmberg

“I have this very special opportunity to speak before you today and deliver my love letter to you, Bates College,” said Thomas Holmberg.

Sunday

May 26, 2013 1:00 pm

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

The graduates’ level of community engagement and real world applied learning, said Gary Hirshberg, “will be as critical a contributor to your futures as any academic achievement.”

Sunday

May 26, 2013 1:00 pm

Commencement 2013: Honorand citations and conferrals for Cronon, Hansen, Hirshberg, Pinn

Commencement 2013: Honorand citations and conferrals for Cronon, Hansen, Hirshberg, Pinn

The following are the honorary degree citations and conferrals for William Cronon, Elaine Tuttle Hansen, Gary Hirshberg and Vivian Pinn,…

Sunday

May 26, 2013 11:00 am

Alumni parents celebrate children’s unique achievements

Alumni parents celebrate children’s unique achievements

Following in their parents’ footprints may have led them to Bates, but children of alumni blaze their own trails on campus — and their families couldn’t be more proud.

Friday

May 24, 2013 10:17 am

The Class of 2013, by the numbers

The Class of 2013, by the numbers

For those who like statistics, here’s how this year’s graduates stack up.