Archives for "Annual events"
September 7, 2011 5:42 pm
Video of a 2011 AESOP trip to Grafton Notch, produced by Taylor Blackburn ’15 of Atherton, Calif.
September 7, 2011 5:36 pm
Professor of Sociology Francesco Duina offers the keynote address at Convocation 2011. Duina is the author of the book Winning:…
September 7, 2011 5:31 pm
In her Convocation Invitation to the College Community, President Cable transcended the usual convocation advice, instead asking the entire campus…
September 7, 2011 3:59 pm
“Become a sociologist of conscience, or perhaps an archeologist of culture,” the Bates College Class of 2015 was told as the new academic year began — in other words, this is your time to understand, and redefine, the social norms that guide us through life.
September 6, 2011 3:04 pm
Bates’ student-run Annual Entering Student Outdoor Program expeditions are plenty stimulating all by themselves, but this year an uninvited guest called Tropical Storm Irene upped the ante on the excitement.
September 6, 2011 1:44 pm
Most of the registration tables on Saturday morning of Orientation focused on a student’s Bates identity, like ID photos and…
September 6, 2011 11:09 am
The day started out wet, but the rain was giving way to a gentle warmth as Josh Quint ’14 moved into a ground-floor double in Parker Hall.
September 6, 2011 10:40 am
A highlight of the Parent Orientation was a story shared by Roland Davis ’92, director of the Office of Intercultural Education. In urging parents to turn their kids loose, Davis told of how he learned to give his young daughter some independence as she began kindergarten.
September 6, 2011 10:25 am
“We have had steady business, and that’s great,” sustainability coordinator Julie Rosenbach said about the materials she offered at Orientation about “green” programs at Bates.
September 2, 2011 11:22 am
After the first-year students and their trip leaders headed off on their preorientation AESOP trips on Monday, we did a…