Archives for "Annual events"

Monday

April 21, 2014 1:00 am

Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson is Commencement 2014 speaker, joining honorands John Seely Brown, Glenn Close and David Shaw

Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson is Commencement 2014 speaker, joining honorands John Seely Brown, Glenn Close and David Shaw

Bates will confer honorary degrees on leaders from the arts, business, journalism and technology during Commencement ceremonies May 25.

Wednesday

April 2, 2014 10:53 am

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Slideshow: 2014 Mount David Summit’s happy, if trippy, scene

Visitors come from near and far, and a least one watched from far, far away this year.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 10:45 am

Student research spans the disciplines at today’s Mount David Summit

Student research spans the disciplines at today’s Mount David Summit

The “premier academic event of the year” is today. Stop by if you’re in the area!

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 10:40 am

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

Slideshow: 2014 Arts Crawl

For the fourth year, the Bates Arts Collaborative presented the Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing,…

Tuesday

October 8, 2013 12:04 pm

Video: For AESOP trip leaders, Katahdin is the goal, camaraderie the result

Video: For AESOP trip leaders, Katahdin is the goal, camaraderie the result

Joining a preorientation AESOP trip this year, photographer Mike Bradley captures the leadership of Sophie Pellegrini ’15 of Potomac, Md.,…

Thursday

September 5, 2013 6:07 pm

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

View the complete video of Convocation 2013, including the Convocation Address, “Some Thoughts on Work,” by President Clayton Spencer.

Wednesday

September 4, 2013 4:46 pm

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Members of the Class of 2017 try to sum up what it’s been like so far in two words.

Wednesday

September 4, 2013 1:12 pm

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

During Convocation 2013, President Clayton Spencer offered an address that drew connections between the education that the new students are beginning and the lives Bates hopes to prepare them for.

Thursday

August 29, 2013 11:54 am

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates welcomes the high-achieving, highly diverse Class of 2017

Bates’ Convocation, on Sept. 3, marks the opening of the school year and the formal entry of the 502 members of the Class of 2017.

Monday

July 8, 2013 10:15 am

Clean Sweep 2013 raises nearly $17,000 for local organizations

Clean Sweep 2013 raises nearly $17,000 for local organizations

Bates’ 2013 Clean Sweep sale raised nearly $17,000 for local nonprofits.