Archives for "honorary degrees"
Trustees: Suggestions welcome for future honorands

Monday, March 1, 2010 5:18 pm

Normally four or five in number, our honorary degree recipients are diverse persons of great distinction whose achievements are consonant with the values of Bates College.

Turning Points: Summer 2009

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:09 am

The latest campus comings and goings

Distinguished conductor and cellist to receive honorary degree

Thursday, March 14, 1996 10:12 am

Rostropovich's fame as a cellist started at the age of 13 in 1940, when he played with an orchestra conducted by his father. He first performed in the United States in 1956 as part of a Soviet-American cultural exchange program.