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Fields Medal winner Manjul Bhargava to give 2015 Commencement address, joining honorands Mark Abelson, Thomas Moser and Joan Benoit Samuelson

Bates will confer honorary degrees on four leaders in medicine, mathematics, American furniture design and athletics during the college‚Äôs 149th Commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 31. Manjul Bhargava, winner of the 2014 Fields…

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Thursday

March 22, 2012 4:38 pm

Mount David Summit will dazzle with work in physical and social sciences, humanities, arts

Mount David Summit will dazzle with work in physical and social sciences, humanities, arts

The 11th annual Mount David Summit, Bates College’s showcase of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 30,…

Wednesday

September 14, 2011 2:35 pm

'Satisfying, challenging' poet launches Language Arts Live

The 2011-12 Language Arts Live literary reading series begins with a reading by poet Gregory Pardlo at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Other featured literary figures include Laura van den Berg, a short story author, on Oct. 13, and veteran poet Sydney Lea on Nov. 17.

Friday

September 9, 2011 2:01 pm

Video: What course are you excited to teach?

Video: What course are you excited to teach?

As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation on Sept. 6, we asked several professors a question: What course…

Thursday

September 8, 2011 6:58 pm

Multimedia: an academic community begins its 154th year

Phyllis Graber Jensen captures the scenes of Convocation, which welcomed approximately 500 members of the Class of 2015 and marked…

Thursday

September 8, 2011 4:53 pm

'Persistence' was the secret for international students delayed by Irene

One in four of the international students coming to Bates experienced some sort of delay due to Hurricane Irene, estimated…

Thursday

September 8, 2011 2:26 pm

Slide show: moving in and settling in during Orientation

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Images from Bates Orientation for the Class of 2015 on Sept….

Wednesday

September 7, 2011 5:45 pm

Video: AESOP students work at a Habitat for Humanity project in Lewiston

Led by Erik Barth ’12 of Hanover, N.H., and Caroline Watson ’13 of McLean, Va., AESOP students work on a…

Wednesday

September 7, 2011 5:42 pm

Video: AESOP trip scenes from Grafton Notch

Video of a 2011 AESOP trip to Grafton Notch, produced by Taylor Blackburn ’15 of Atherton, Calif.

Wednesday

September 7, 2011 5:36 pm

Video: Francesco Duina's Convocation address on 'Winning'

Professor of Sociology Francesco Duina offers the keynote address at Convocation 2011. Duina is the author of the book Winning:…

Wednesday

September 7, 2011 5:31 pm

Video: President Cable explores 'our shared anthem" in Convocation address

In her Convocation Invitation to the College Community, President Cable transcended the usual convocation advice, instead asking the entire campus…