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10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

Thursday, June 5, 2014 8:38 am

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

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

Thursday, May 29, 2014 11:23 am

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

Slideshow: 27 Commencement moments

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 5:53 pm

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

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

Sunday, May 25, 2014 4:00 pm

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.

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

Sunday, May 25, 2014 1:38 pm

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

Commencement 2014: Address by Isabel Wilkerson

Sunday, May 25, 2014 12:33 pm

Our country is in a crisis about "what we should do about our tangled inheritance...about the sins of the past and the injustices of the present."

Video: The Bobcat’s 1997 waterskiing trek across Lake Andrews and into college lore

Friday, May 23, 2014 10:33 am

When the Bobcat (Stu Abelson '97) waterskied across Lake Andrews 17 years ago today, ABC News was there to cover the story. Take a look!

Gloom and misery begone? Statistics gets a major makeover from a student-professor team

Thursday, May 22, 2014 3:00 pm

The bane of many social science majors, statistics will be taught far differently next year, thanks to a student-faculty team led by Professor of Psychology Amy Douglass.

From Tarantino to terror management, 14 senior theses from the Class of 2014

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 4:26 pm

Peter Cowan '14 reports on this culminating academic experience among Bates seniors.

Commencement 2014: A quick guide

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 3:31 pm

Here's a primer for getting the best from Commencement at Bates, the 2014 edition.

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