Archives for "Annual events"

Friday

October 22, 2010 3:18 pm

Parents, families experience full spectrum of life at Bates

View the slide show above by clicking the thumbnails. While Bates dance clubs and the Modern Dance Company cast their…

Thursday

September 23, 2010 2:32 pm

Environmental activist famed for revealing chemical-cancer links is 2010 Otis Lecturer

Sandra Steingraber, a biologist who published the first book linking data on toxic releases with data from U.S. cancer registries, visits Bates College to deliver the 14th annual Otis Lecture at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

September 8, 2010 3:09 pm

Video: Bates professors say what course they’re excited to teach (2010)

As the Hathorn bells call the campus to Convocation on Sept. 7, professors Jane Costlow, Dykstra Eusden ’80, Kathy Low,…

Friday

September 3, 2010 10:02 am

Sept. 7 Convocation to focus on decision-making, shared purposes

Bates College opens its 145th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with Convocation ceremonies welcoming the approximately 500 members of the Class of 2014. President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Professor Marcus Bruce, chair of the Bates religious studies department, are the featured speakers, with Hansen giving an address on How We Decide and Bruce focusing on A Shared Vocation that the new students are entering into.

Thursday

July 8, 2010 7:30 pm

Slide show features 2010 Reunion photos

* View the slide show by clicking the thumbnails. Thanks for attending Reunion 2010, a joyful gathering filled with planned…

Thursday

July 1, 2010 11:22 am

Dance festival opens with Monica Bill Barnes and a Maine premiere

The Bates Dance Festival opens its 2010 season with the charming Monica Bill Barnes & Company, one of the funniest, most imaginative groups the New York dance scene has produced in years.

Wednesday

June 2, 2010 2:20 pm

Slide show features 2010 Commencement day photos

* View the slide show by clicking the thumbnails. Always uplifting, the 2010 Commencement ceremony had a conversational, convivial spirit,…

Wednesday

June 2, 2010 2:20 pm

Slide show features 2010 Commencement weekend photos

* View the slide show below by clicking the thumbnails. Graduates and their families enjoyed a weekend of activities that…

Sunday

May 30, 2010 2:46 pm

Commencement message: Don't compare yourself to others, says journalist Pauley

“I saw this headline,” renowned television journalist Jane Pauley told the 455 members of the Bates College class of 2010: ” ‘Inspiration is everywhere, but you have to be looking.’ May you find inspiration everywhere you look.” Pauley was one of five honorary degree recipients at the College’s 144th commencement ceremony.

Friday

April 30, 2010 11:51 am

Scholarship luncheon: A time of reflection and thanks

At a recent luncheon, donors who have made the Bates’ experience possible for a new generation met some of the students who benefit from their generosity.