Archives for "Commencement"
May 25, 2014 4:00 pm
If you were born in the U.S. before 1965, author Isabel Wilkerson told the Class of 2014 at Commencement, you were not born into a democracy.
May 30, 2013 3:30 pm
News outlets in Maine and a number of other states presented coverage of this year’s event.
May 29, 2013 12:49 pm
Multimedia coverage of Commencement Weekend 2013, including complete video of the graduation ceremony.
May 26, 2013 2:35 pm
“I have this very special opportunity to speak before you today and deliver my love letter to you, Bates College,” said Thomas Holmberg.
May 26, 2013 1:00 pm
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.”
May 26, 2013 11:00 am
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.
May 24, 2013 10:17 am
For those who like statistics, here’s how this year’s graduates stack up.
April 23, 2013 3:00 pm
The honorary degree candidates “show us how the values that define the Bates experience can shape, and take shape in, the world,” said President Spencer.
May 27, 2012 12:42 pm
Thank you Michael [Chu '80, trustee citation presenter]. I’m sure you’re thinking: Wouldn’t it have been cool if Michael Chu…
May 27, 2012 12:38 pm
Thank you, Val [Smith '75, trustee presenter], for that lovely introduction. Congratulations to the Bates Class of 2012. What an…