Archives for "Alumni and friends"


June 16, 2011 5:34 pm

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2011

In this short video by H. Lincoln Benedict ’09, the Reunion Alumni Parade moves with characteristic energy from the Historic…


June 16, 2011 3:06 pm

Slide show: Architecture critic Phil Isaacson '47 stops by Hathorn Hall

Photographer Phyllis Graber Jensen and Bates Magazine editor Jay Burns tagged along as Philip Isaacson ’47, noted Maine architecture critic…


June 16, 2011 2:35 pm

Citation: Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis '61

Citation for Papaioanou Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis ’61, delivered by Alumni Association president William Sweat ’79: Gretchen…


June 16, 2011 9:53 am

Video: photographs and words from the life of the late Peter Gomes '65

Featuring photographs and audio, this multimedia slide show was shown at the Reunion 2011 tribute to the late Peter Gomes…


June 16, 2011 9:46 am

Video: Gathering in tribute to Peter Gomes '65 at Reunion 2011

At Reunion 2011, friends and former colleagues of the late Rev. Professor Peter Gomes ’65 gather to say goodbye to…


June 15, 2011 11:21 am

Slide show: Reunion 2011

* View the slide show by clicking the thumbnails. Reunion 2011 photographs by Harvey Bell, H. Lincoln Benedict ’09, Jay…


June 14, 2011 4:12 pm

Video: Pianist Doris Neilson Whipple '34 accompanies the Alma Mater

Pianist Doris Neilson Whipple ’34, age 97, once again accompanied the singing of the Alma Mater at Reunion, on June…


June 14, 2011 1:56 pm

Reunion 2011

With Reunion 2011 now in the books, here’s a tour of the weekend, in words, by Bates Magazine editor Jay…


June 9, 2011 2:56 pm

Video: Seniors gathering for Commencement describe Bates in a word

Videographer Josh Ajamu ’14 of Breinigsville, Pa., and I headed out to Alumni Walk at 9 a.m. on Commencement day…


June 8, 2011 2:56 pm

For your perusal, the bookstore’s 2011 ‘Non-required Reading List’

Each year, as a gift to the graduating class, the staff of the College Store solicits suggestions from the Bates…