Archives for "Leaders"

Monday

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.

Sunday

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.”

Tuesday

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.

Sunday

May 11, 2008 12:45 pm

The Believing Game

Peer editing demands a desceptively simple act of faith.

Sunday

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,…

Sunday

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…

Sunday

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.

Sunday

May 11, 2008 11:22 am

Reason and Rhyme

Two Prizewinning alum poets praise Rober Farnsworth, recipient of the Kroepsch Aware for Teaching, for helping them navigate the writer’s world.

Sunday

May 11, 2008 11:02 am

A Smashing Return

Tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89 runs a program that wins matches and respect.

Friday

May 9, 2008 1:52 pm

Commons dedication honors philanthropic response

Donors who supported construction of the new dining Commons at Bates College, including many Trustees, were honored Friday at the official dedication of the campus’ newest and most-used building.