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Tuesday

October 28, 2014
2:42 pm

Keys to effective thinking on tap in Sampson Lecture

Michael Starbird, a mathematician who has given hundreds of lectures and dozens of workshops on effective teaching and effective thinking, offers a lecture on effective thinking on Oct. 30.

Keys to effective thinking on tap in Sampson Lecture

Friday

October 24, 2014
12:00 pm

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

This year’s Parents & Family Weekend welcomed a record 1,800 guests, who got up to speed on Bates doings, including the Purposeful Work Initiative

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

Tuesday

September 2, 2014
4:25 pm

‘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.

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

Thursday

August 28, 2014
12:25 pm

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.

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

Tuesday

June 17, 2014
11:48 am

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

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

Clean Sweep 2014: ‘These swords are awesome!’

Wednesday

June 11, 2014
2:01 pm

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.

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

Wednesday

June 11, 2014
1:19 pm

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.

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2014

Tuesday

June 10, 2014
3:28 pm

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.

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

Tuesday

June 10, 2014
3:27 pm

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.

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

Tuesday

June 10, 2014
3:26 pm

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.

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