Archives for "Leaders"


July 1, 2008 10:09 am

Believe Muskie

Campaign materials help to form From Rumford to Washington: Edmund S. Muskie’s Life in Photographs, an ongoing exhibition at the…


June 18, 2008 12:00 pm

Jon Furbush named head men's basketball coach

Jonathan R. Furbush, assistant men’s basketball coach at Springfield College and former assistant coach and player at Bates College, has been named the new men’s basketball coach at Bates.


June 10, 2008 10:00 am

Alfred Webber ’28 attends his 80th Reunion

Speaking with videographer Lincoln Benedict ’09, centenarian Al Webber ’28 reflects on his Bates experience and his three days at Reunion 2008.


May 26, 2008 12:00 pm

Commencement day photos

Graduates and their families enjoyed a weekend of activities that included Commencement rehearsal, Baccalaureate and various receptions and presentations.


May 25, 2008 3:07 pm

Bates' commitment to social change goes where you go, graduates told

“This college’s commitment to service and social change is in its DNA,” literary scholar Pauline Yu told some 440 members of the graduating Class of 2008. “And now it’s in yours.”


May 13, 2008 10:08 am

1980 — The Iran Hostage Crisis

Feb. 13, 1980, was Day 102 of the hostage crisis in Tehran, Iran. But for globetrotting freelance journalist William Worthy ’42, it was just another day in just another post-revolution country.


May 11, 2008 12:45 pm

The Believing Game

Peer editing demands a desceptively simple act of faith.


May 11, 2008 12:18 pm

Hurting Inside

This X-ray showing a nail in a person’s neck is from the lead image of Inside Terrorism: The X-Ray Project,…


May 11, 2008 12:04 pm

An Important Visit

U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, following his speech in the Chapel on Feb. 8, 2008, in support of Democratic presidential candidate…


May 11, 2008 11:49 am

Work, Truly Our Own

Among workshops that Bates held on Jan. 21 to honor Martin Luther King Jr., one stood out by virtue of its subject: Bates itself.