Archives for "Commencement"
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 6:23 pm
The first Bates Commencement was in 1867, making this year's event the 150th in college history. Or have there been more? If so, why?
Civil Rights leader Rep. John Lewis to deliver 2016 Commencement address, joining honorands Lisa Genova ’92, Daniel Gilbert and Robert Witt ’62
Friday, April 1, 2016 11:24 am
Often called “one of the most courageous persons the civil rights movement ever produced,” Lewis will deliver the Bates Commencement address and receive an honorary degree on Sunday, May 29.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 2:22 pm
Video highlights of the 2015 Commencement ceremony at the college on May 31, 2015.
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 8:29 am
Nineteen moments, in photographs and video, from the Class of 2015's final hours together on May 31, 2015.
Monday, June 1, 2015 10:18 am
Seniors at Commencement 2015 explain what's in a name...their name.
Monday, June 1, 2015 8:04 am
Livestream video of 2015 Bates Commencement from processional to recessional.
Sunday, May 31, 2015 4:04 pm
The power of love and the surprising unity of human endeavor were twin themes of Commencement 2015.
Sunday, May 31, 2015 4:00 pm
The annual Baccalaureate Service provides an opportunity for graduating seniors and their guests to reflect and celebrate, to rejoice and give thanks.
Sunday, May 31, 2015 2:02 pm
Video and text of the 2015 Bates Commencement address by mathematician Manjul Bhargava
Sunday, May 31, 2015 12:34 pm
Video and text of the Senior Address at Commencement 2015 by Alexander Bolden