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Tuesday

June 17, 2014 9:00 am

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

May was filled with learning, laughing and a few goodbyes. Photographs by Phyllis Graber Jensen and Sarah Crosby.

Wednesday

June 11, 2014 1:19 pm

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2014

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2014

Video by Lincoln Benedict, celebrating his first Reunion officially as a member of the 5th Reunion Class of 2009, but a veteran of past Reunion multimedia coverage.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:26 pm

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

Leahey was joined by fellow award recipients Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64, Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04, Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64, and Victoria Wyeth ’01.

Thursday

June 5, 2014 8:38 am

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

Recognized as a “top producer” of prestigious Fulbright grants, Bates again runs true to form.

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:00 am

Joshua McIntosh named Bates vice president of student affairs and dean of students

Joshua McIntosh named Bates vice president of student affairs and dean of students

Formerly at Johns Hopkins, McIntosh is an “exceptional organizational leader whose creativity and commitment to students have made him enormously effective,” says President Clayton Spencer.

Monday

June 2, 2014 2:50 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update: June 2, 2014

An architect’s presentation gives details and, more important, preliminary visuals of two new residence halls on Campus Avenue, part of the college’s Campus Life Project.

Thursday

May 29, 2014 11:23 am

Video: Commencement sights, sounds and moments that will last a lifetime

Video: Commencement sights, sounds and moments that will last a lifetime

Commencement is filled with sights, sounds and emotional moments that last a lifetime.

Wednesday

May 28, 2014 5:53 pm

Slideshow: 27 Commencement moments

Slideshow: 27 Commencement moments

Photographs from Commencement morning show how four years culminates in a few very joyous hours on the Historic Quad.

Sunday

May 25, 2014 4:00 pm

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

If you were born in the U.S. before 1965, author Isabel Wilkerson told the Class of 2014 at Commencement, you were not born into a democracy.

Sunday

May 25, 2014 1:38 pm

Video: The shoes fit for Bates seniors and faculty at Commencement

Video: The shoes fit for Bates seniors and faculty at Commencement

Bates seniors and professors (and the Commencement piper) explain what their choice of shoewear says about the sole of the college.