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Tuesday

March 1, 2011
3:00 pm

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, Harvard minister and beloved son of Bates, dies at age 68

The Rev. Peter J. Gomes ’65, D.D. ’96 died Feb. 28, 2011, at Massachusetts General Hospital of complications from a stroke he suffered in December. He was 68 years old.

Tuesday

January 18, 2011
3:09 pm

MLK Day: Bates explores non-violent activism past, present and future

In case you think that all the heavy lifting in the cause of social justice is over and done with, the Rev. James Lawson has news for you. “I am absolutely convinced” that the 21st century will be the time for a social justice movement that overshadows the transformative campaigns of the previous century, Lawson told a Bates College audience gathered on Jan. 17 to celebrate the life and work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday

December 20, 2010
5:13 pm

The Bates Outing Club has a way of getting inside your heart, writes Baker-White '13

• Click thumbnails above to view slide show Text and photographs by Matt Baker-White ’13 Last spring, as I helped…

Tuesday

December 7, 2010
8:42 am

Shirl Penney '99 creates Wall Street buzz with Dynasty startup

Wealth-management startup Dynasty Partners, with Shirl Penney ’99 as partner, president and CEO, has the Wall Street media buzzing that…

Thursday

December 2, 2010
12:11 pm

Video: Massachusetts news media report promotion of Sullivan '81 to environmental post

The Boston Globe, among other Massachusetts news media, report the promotion of Rick Sullivan ’81 to secretary of environmental affairs…

Tuesday

November 2, 2010
8:25 am

Post-Gazette's David Shribman P'14 recalls Muskie's midterm speech 40 years ago

David Shribman P’14, executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, devotes his nationally syndicated column to the events leading up to…

Thursday

October 7, 2010
12:03 pm

After 12 years, Jill Reich to transition from dean of faculty to psychology professor

After 12 years of service as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, Jill N. Reich will…

Wednesday

October 6, 2010
3:20 pm

The Atlantic's James Fallows recalls kindness of the late John Strassburger '64

In his blog in The Atlantic, James Fallows recalls the difference that the late John Strassburger ’64 made in the…