Archives for "Events"
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.
June 5, 2014 11:50 am
The Alumni Parade, our tradition of ‘universal enthusiasm and great merriment,’ turns 100 years young
The centerpiece of the 1914 Reunion was the first-ever Alumni Parade, a “historico-humorous parade of classes about the field.”
June 4, 2014 9:00 am
A garage sale on a massive scale, Bates presents its annual Clean Sweep on June 14.
May 29, 2014 11:23 am
Commencement is filled with sights, sounds and emotional moments that last a lifetime.
May 28, 2014 5:53 pm
Photographs from Commencement morning show how four years culminates in a few very joyous hours on the Historic Quad.
May 25, 2014 4:00 pm
If you were born in the U.S. before 1965, author Isabel Wilkerson told the Class of 2014 at Commencement, you were not born into a democracy.
May 25, 2014 1:38 pm
Bates seniors and professors (and the Commencement piper) explain what their choice of shoewear says about the sole of the college.
May 25, 2014 12:43 pm
In video and text, here are the honorary degree citations and conferrals for John Seely Brown, Glenn Close, David Evans…
May 25, 2014 12:39 pm
The 2014 Senior Address at Commencement, as prepared by Collin McCullough of Plattsburgh, N.Y.
May 25, 2014 12:33 pm
Our country is in a crisis about “what we should do about our tangled inheritance…about the sins of the past and the injustices of the present.”