Archives for "Alumni and friends"
Press Herald notes top Maine finish by Gomez '05 at Boston Marathon

Tuesday, May 10, 2011 10:10 am

The Portland Press Herald and the Bangor Daily News, among other outlets,...

Video: Performance of "Santo" during Modern Dance Company tribute to Leonard Plavin

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 10:08 am

The dance “Santo” was performed during the Bates Modern Dance Company reunion...

Video: Bodies in motion as dance alums rehearse their tributes

Monday, May 2, 2011 2:49 pm

This short video shows offers the sights and sounds of Modern Dance...

Sentiments sweet, feet fleet as dance alumni celebrate Plavins

Monday, May 2, 2011 2:47 pm

The standing ovation alone would have been plenty. But, lest there be any doubt about the reason for the gathering, a few dozen Bates dancers put it into words, too: "We love you, Marcy." The shout-out to Marcy Plavin kicked off an April 30 evening of dance honoring the retired Bates dance director and her husband, the late Leonard Plavin, a photographer who compiled an invaluable visual archive depicting 40 years of dance at the college.

Quips and quotes overheard during alumni dance reunion rehearsals

Monday, May 2, 2011 1:47 pm

A visitor on the first floor of Chase Hall heard muffled footfalls...

Seattle Times interviews Robin Leventhal '88, chef of 'Jewish deli with a Pacific Northwest twist'

Thursday, April 28, 2011 9:26 am

The Seattle Times catches up with noted chef and restaurateur Robin Leventhal...

Dance alumni honor program's founder and its longtime photographer

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 3:20 pm

Decades of dance at Bates College will come to life on stage again Saturday, April 30, as nearly 90 dance alumni perform a piece based on images by the late dance photographer Leonard Plavin. The dance "A Moment in Focus: Dance Images by Leonard Plavin," commemorating the passion and achievement of a photographer who shot some 10,000 images of the Bates College Modern Dance Company, concludes an alumni reunion dance performance beginning at 8 p.m. in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

The Burlington Free Press profiles artists and cheesemakers Sessions '99 and Bernhardt '99

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 11:11 am

Burlington Free Press correspondent Melissa Pasanen profiles Hannah Sessions ’99 and Greg...

Press Herald profiles Maine 'treasure' Sawin Millett '59

Tuesday, April 5, 2011 10:10 am

The Portland Press Herald profiles Sawin Millett ’59, the commissioner of the...

Pamela Baker ’69 appointed vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Tuesday, March 29, 2011 1:48 pm

Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen announced to the Bates community today that Associate Dean of the Faculty Pamela J. Baker, the College's Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences, has accepted a two-year appointment as the institution’s vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, effective July 1.

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