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June 15, 2012 12:00 am

The circle keeping Morgan McDuffee’s spirit alive is larger — and still unbroken

Remembering Morgan McDuffee ’02 By H. Jay Burns Photographs by Phyllis Graber Jensen On March 3, 2002, the death of…


August 22, 2003 10:47 am

McDuffee dedication honors ‘vitality, leadership and courage’

A sports scoreboard rarely merits more than a passing glance. You check who’s winning, maybe the inning or time remaining, before turning your attention back to the action on the playing field. Yet at its Bates dedication ceremony on Sept. 20, the new Morgan W. McDuffee ’02 Memorial Scoreboard attracted long, pensive looks — not for any winning score enumerated in its amber lights, but for its promise to become a campus symbol of loss turned to hope.


February 13, 2003 2:28 pm

McDuffee Memorial 5K Run/Walk to support youth-violence prevention

With proceeds destined for a Red Cross program addressing issues of youth violence, a 5-kilometer run/walk dedicated to the memory of slain Bates College senior Morgan McDuffee will be held on Sunday, March 2.


March 8, 2002 2:19 pm

Bates, Lewiston-Auburn community cope with McDuffee death

We continue to express our grief. We have received hundreds of messages of condolence from within the College, from alumni, parents and friends, and from members of the Lewiston and Auburn community — neighbors, City officials, school children and scores of citizens.