Archives for "Annual events"

Tuesday

September 2, 2014 4:25 pm

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

Likening the Bates experience to a voyage of discovery, Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer’s 2014 Convocation address was the centerpiece of the midday ceremony.

Thursday

August 28, 2014 12:25 pm

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

For the dean of the faculty at Bates College, there’s a clear connection between a student’s journey while at Bates and the Age of Discovery that opened the globe to seafaring European explorers centuries ago.

Tuesday

June 17, 2014 11:48 am

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

Clean Sweep 2014: reducing waste, strengthening community bonds and generating money for nonprofit organizations.

Wednesday

June 11, 2014 2:01 pm

Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64 and Victoria Wyeth ’01 receive Bates’ Best honors

Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64 and Victoria Wyeth ’01 receive Bates’ Best honors

Metz and Wyeth each bring deep enthusiasm to their disparate endeavors while showing great interest and loyalty to the people in their lives.

Wednesday

June 11, 2014 1:19 pm

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2014

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2014

Video by Lincoln Benedict, celebrating his first Reunion officially as a member of the 5th Reunion Class of 2009, but a veteran of past Reunion multimedia coverage.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:28 pm

Animal welfare leader Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64 receives Alumni Community Service Award

Animal welfare leader Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64 receives Alumni Community Service Award

Mechler’s advocacy has change the face of animal welfare programs around the world.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:27 pm

Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04 receive Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04 receive Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Together and as individuals, Katie and Christian embody the Bates values of citizenship, community and integrity.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:26 pm

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

Leahey was joined by fellow award recipients Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64, Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04, Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64, and Victoria Wyeth ’01.

Thursday

June 5, 2014 11:50 am

The Alumni Parade, our tradition of ‘universal enthusiasm and great merriment,’ turns 100 years young

The Alumni Parade, our tradition of ‘universal enthusiasm and great merriment,’ turns 100 years young

The centerpiece of the 1914 Reunion was the first-ever Alumni Parade, a “historico-humorous parade of classes about the field.”

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 9:00 am

Clean Sweep, a ‘garage sale on a massive scale,’ returns to L-A on June 14

Clean Sweep, a ‘garage sale on a massive scale,’ returns to L-A on June 14

A garage sale on a massive scale, Bates presents its annual Clean Sweep on June 14.