Stories about "Alumni and friends"
UConn's Rowe to receive Bates honor

Tuesday, May 17, 2005 2:39 pm

Donald "Dee" Rowe, legendary former Worcester Academy and University of Connecticut basketball coach, will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural induction ceremony of the newly created Bates College Scholar-Athlete Society at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 28, at the Mays Center on the Bates College campus. Rowe will also be inducted as the society's first honorary member.

Bates beats U.S. average in graduates' acceptance to med programs

Tuesday, May 17, 2005 12:54 pm

Eighty-three percent of Bates College seniors and alumni applying to graduate programs in the health professions were accepted for matriculation in fall 2004. Seventy-five percent of Bates applicants were accepted into medical or osteopathic schools, vs. a national average of around 49 percent.

Papaioanou event honors 'relationships that give so much to the world'

Tuesday, May 17, 2005 12:50 pm

Andrew Carnegie probably never considered making a gift in honor of fellow philanthropist John D. Rockefeller. But on Monday afternoon, one champion of Bates philanthropy honored another as the College inaugurated the Helen A. Papaioanou, M.D. '49 Chair in the Biological Sciences, established as part of a multimillion gift several years ago by Ralph T. Perry '51 and his wife, Mary Louise Seldenfleur.

Biologist named first Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences

Thursday, May 5, 2005 3:05 pm

Bates College has named Pamela Baker, a biology professor known for her research into periodontal disease, as the college's first Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences.

National service day links Rebuilding Together, Bates volunteers

Wednesday, April 27, 2005 10:39 am

Two different service programs will bring more than 100 volunteer carpenters, painters, roofers and others together to refurbish two Lewiston homes on Saturday, April 30.

Work by students, alumna drives exhibitions at Bates College museum

Wednesday, April 6, 2005 2:02 pm

Exhibitions now at the Bates College Museum of Art revolve around the efforts of Bates College art majors -- four who will graduate this spring and one alumna.

Three students receive Philip J. Otis Fellowships

Monday, March 28, 2005 8:50 am

Three students have received Philip J. Otis Fellowships to support research into the relationships among individuals, societies and nature, the college Dean of the Faculty's office has announced.

Scholar-Athlete Society established at college

Friday, March 4, 2005 11:13 am

The new Bates Scholar-Athlete Society will include seniors nominated by their coaches who have compiled a 3.5 grade point average or have received a special nomination from faculty and staff for distinguished academic achievement in their junior and senior years.

Edmund Muskie Oral History Project completed

Monday, February 21, 2005 9:09 am

Edmund S. Muskie's alma mater has completed a project that tells the late U.S. statesman's story in the voices of those who knew him.

Phillips Fellowships awarded to three faculty members

Tuesday, January 18, 2005 10:29 am

Three members of the Bates College faculty have been awarded institutional Phillips Fellowships to support a full year's leave at full pay for the pursuit of significant scholarship, new research or the development of new courses or pedagogical approaches.

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