Archives for "Alumni and friends"

Wednesday

March 20, 2002 9:07 am

Glazer performs Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin

Frank Glazer, a resident artist at Bates College since 1980 and arguably Maine’s best-known pianist, plays Beethoven, Schubert and Chopin at 7 p.m. Friday, April 5, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates, 75 Russell Street. The concert is free and open to the public.

Tuesday

February 12, 2002 4:13 pm

Fiction writer Christina Chiu`91 to read from work

Fiction writer Christina Chiu ’91 will read from her work at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St.

Friday

February 1, 2002 9:40 am

Bates establishes George L. Wigton Scholar Fund

The newly endowed George L. Wigton Scholar Fund at Bates College will honor a Bates student who exemplifies the high standards of the College’s long-time men’s basketball, tennis and squash coach, Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey announced today.

Monday

December 17, 2001 1:14 pm

Bates visiting professorship honors human rights leader

Bates College has received a $1 million gift and pledge from the Orr Family Foundation, founded by trustee James F. Orr III, to support a distinguished visiting professorship in honor of human rights advocate Benjamin E. Mays, a 1920 Bates graduate who influenced a generation of civil rights leaders.

Monday

December 17, 2001 9:22 am

Visiting Professorship Honors Benjamin E. Mays '20

Bates College has received a $1 million gift and pledge from the Orr Family Foundation, founded by trustee James F. Orr III, to support a distinguished visiting professorship in honor of human rights advocate Benjamin E. Mays, a 1920 Bates graduate who influenced a generation of civil rights leaders.

Wednesday

November 28, 2001 9:08 am

Online giving comes to Bates

Beginning Dec. 5, alumni, parents and friends may go online with their credit card to make gifts to the Bates Fund.

Friday

November 2, 2001 3:10 pm

Bates speaker to discuss young venture developers

Evette Rios, a member of Bates Class of 1999 and an entrepreneur in network marketing, will discuss strategies and ethics for new entrepreneurs Monday, Nov. 5, in Chase Hall Lounge at Bates College.

Thursday

August 9, 2001 3:54 pm

Bates racquets programs swap head coaches

The Bates College tennis and squash programs will exchange head coaches in the 2001-02 year.

Monday

July 30, 2001 9:28 am

Bates honors longtime Bates official with Ross Endowed Fund

The United Baptist Church of Lewiston and Central Maine Medical Center are receiving nearly $500,000 each and Bates College is receiving nearly $1 million from the estate of Norman ’22 and Marjorie Ross ’23.

Monday

July 23, 2001 9:38 am

Admissions Dean Emeritus Lindholm honored on 90th birthday

Milton Lindholm, Bates’ dean emeritus of admissions who served the college from 1944 to 1976, has been honored by the Maine Legislature on the celebration of his 90th birthday.