Stories about "convocation"
Friday, September 11, 2015 12:00 pm
Here's what the Class of 2019 has experienced from the first day of Orientation to the first day of classes.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 3:35 pm
In her Convocation address at Bates College, author Danielle Allen touched on Bates' Declaration of Independence connection and the magic of the liberal arts.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 2:49 pm
Danielle Allen, author of the prizewinning 2014 study "Our Declaration," is the featured speaker at Bates College's 2015 Convocation, on Sept. 8.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 8:58 am
As faculty members joined the academic procession for Convocation 2014, we asked...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 4:25 pm
Likening the Bates experience to a voyage of discovery, Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer's 2014 Convocation address was the centerpiece of the midday ceremony.
Friday, August 29, 2014 10:20 am
11 a.m. Tuesday, September 2, 2014 on the Historic Quad
Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:25 pm
For the dean of the faculty at Bates College, there's a clear connection between a student's journey while at Bates and the Age of Discovery that opened the globe to seafaring European explorers centuries ago.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 6:07 pm
View the complete video of Convocation 2013, including the Convocation Address, “Some Thoughts on Work,” by President Clayton Spencer.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 4:46 pm
Members of the Class of 2017 try to sum up what it's been like so far in two words.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 1:12 pm
During Convocation 2013, President Clayton Spencer offered an address that drew connections between the education that the new students are beginning and the lives Bates hopes to prepare them for.