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Tuesday

January 22, 2013
5:00 pm

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

Monday

October 29, 2012
4:00 pm

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Photographs reflecting the poignancy and celebration, musical offerings and spoken word, of the service for naming Peter J. Gomes Chapel…

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Friday

October 26, 2012
9:30 am

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

The Chapel became the Peter J. Gomes Chapel on Oct. 25 as hundreds gathered to remember the late preacher and teacher in words and song.

Peter Gomes ‘cherished’ the Chapel that now carries his name

Tuesday

March 13, 2012
5:13 pm

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

A conception of God’s beauty as expressed in the physical world is a theme of items to be offered at auction from the collection of the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65.

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

Friday

January 13, 2012
4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Thursday

November 17, 2011
10:05 pm

Theologian’s lecture to propose ‘collective conscience’ as response to climate change

With climate change looming as a great challenge of this century, theologian Celia Deane-Drummond will call for the development of a collective conscience as a moral response to the phenomenon in a lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in Chase Hall Lounge.

Theologian’s lecture to propose ‘collective conscience’ as response to climate change

Tuesday

November 8, 2011
8:14 pm

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson staff writer Justin Worland reports on the Bates Chapel’s naming in memory of Peter Gomes ’65, the late…

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Thursday

June 16, 2011
9:53 am

Video: photographs and words from the life of the late Peter Gomes '65

Featuring photographs and audio, this multimedia slide show was shown at the Reunion 2011 tribute to the late Peter Gomes…

Thursday

June 16, 2011
9:46 am

Video: Gathering in tribute to Peter Gomes '65 at Reunion 2011

At Reunion 2011, friends and former colleagues of the late Rev. Professor Peter Gomes ’65 gather to say goodbye to…

Friday

June 3, 2011
11:55 am

Reunion Weekend tribute to the late Rev. Peter J. Gomes '65 set for June 11

During this year’s alumni Reunion Weekend, Bates College will pay tribute to the late Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65,…