May 26, 2015 12:03 pm
Bates College will hold its 149th Commencement on Sunday, May 31, on the Historic Quad. The college will confer honorary…
May 22, 2014 2:29 pm
Bates College held its 148th Commencement on Sunday, May 25, on the Historic Quad. The college conferred honorary degrees on four leaders…
February 25, 2014 4:17 pm
Bates presents lecturers offering insight into mathematics and medical technology on Feb. 26 and 28.
April 6, 2011 1:15 pm
An internationally renowned pianist based at Bates, a leading scholar on the intersection of medicine and race, and a distinguished…
May 27, 2007 12:08 pm
“If you want to solve all the problems that we’re facing in this world, it’s unlikely that the people and ideas that got us to where we are will be the ones that are going to get us to a different place,” Segway inventor Dean Kamen told 464 graduates at Bates College’ 141st Commencement.
April 2, 1996 11:18 am
Instead of addressing the audience of about 1,000, Rostropovich, the retired music director of the National Symphony in Washington, performed the Sarabande in C Major from Bach’s Suites for Unaccompanied Cello after accepting an honorary doctor of humane letters degree during Bates’ annual Founders Day Convocation. His listeners responded with a standing ovation.