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In October, Bates celebrated the installation of Clayton Spencer as the eighth president in the college’s 127-year history. Mike Bradley/Bates College.
Inauguration

Friday, August 30, 2013 10:31 am

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Hiroya Miura conducts the Bates College Orchestra. Photograph: Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 4:11 am

Music written for the recent inauguration of President Clayton Spencer is featured in the next performance of the Bates College Orchestra, on Nov. 10,

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Video: Inauguration moments

Friday, November 2, 2012 11:25 am

It's all here, from the fellowship of Bates' four presidents together to the Spencer family gathering for a photograph.

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Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Thursday, November 1, 2012 4:30 pm

Merrill Gym undergoes a transformation from sports venue to theatrical stage for the inauguration of Clayton Spencer.

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Slide show: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

Monday, October 29, 2012 6:00 pm

The traditions, people and exuberance of a Bates presidential inauguration, all on a gorgeous mid-fall afternoon.

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‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

Monday, October 29, 2012 5:00 pm

President Spencer tells an inauguration story familiar in its broad outlines but revealing in its particulars.

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Video: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

Friday, October 26, 2012 8:00 pm

Watch the complete video of the inauguration of A. Clayton Spencer.

Clayton Spencer holds the symbols of office during her installation ceremony as the eighth president of Bates College. The symbols are the keys, the presidential collar and the record book.
‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

Friday, October 26, 2012 4:00 pm

Bates formally installed Ava Clayton Spencer, described by her former boss as the "embodiment of Bates values," as its eighth president before a gathering of 2,500 on Friday afternoon.

William Carlezon '86, professor of psychiatry at Harvard University, speaks during the "Engaged Liberal Arts" panel discussion at Olin Arts Center Concert Hall on Oct. 26. At left is Bates English department chair Lillian Nayder. Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Inauguration panels explore chicken-and-egg cycle of ideas in the world

Friday, October 26, 2012 12:00 pm

There's competition, said Michael Bonney, CEO of a company engaged in the high-pressure field of pharmaceuticals. And then there's competition.

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65 is shown with members of his class during the Reunion parade in 2005. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
In wake of Gomes Chapel naming, panel to discuss ‘intersecting identities’ of the Rev. Gomes

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 11:16 am

Three members of the Bates faculty and the college's multifaith chaplain discuss the identities of the late Rev. Peter Gomes '65 in an Oct. 27 event

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