Archives for "Parents & Families Weekend"
Laura Morrill P'15 of Frederick, Md., learns basket weaving from Atiya Haji. The Alumni Walk presentation was linked to a student's academic project looking at efforts by local Somali Bantuu women to market their crafts. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

Friday, October 24, 2014 12:00 pm

This year's Parents & Family Weekend welcomed a record 1,800 guests, who got up to speed on Bates doings, including the Purposeful Work Initiative

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Slide Show: Parents and Family Weekend 2013

Friday, October 4, 2013 12:41 pm

See the full photo album on Flickr Parents and Family Weekend 2013...

The Bates Dance Company photographed in March 2013 by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Dance Company offers two daytime performances for Parents and Family Weekend

Thursday, September 26, 2013 1:23 pm

Student performers show off the vitality of dance at Bates on Sept. 28-29.

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Slide Show: Parents and Family Weekend 2012

Monday, October 8, 2012 11:17 pm

Parents and Family Weekend 2012 featured a wide range of activities and...

Bates dancers perform Alwin Nikolais' "Tensile Involvement" in 2004. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Dance company to revisit landmark ‘Tensile Involvement’ in P&F Weekend concerts

Monday, October 1, 2012 12:48 pm

Bates College dancers offer noontime performances of diverse repertoire, including the return of the masterwork "Tensile Involvement," during Parents & Family Weekend, Oct. 6-7.

You're Happy, I'm Happy

Saturday, November 1, 2008 4:15 pm

As far as landmark Bates weekends go, the Parents & Family Weekend vibe is distinct, differing quite a bit from, say, Reunion’s happy feel.

Can we do it? Creativity contest to spur beverage container recycling

Wednesday, October 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates College sophomore Carolyn Silva-Sanchez invites the Lewiston-Auburn community to see the judging of a contest for creative uses of recyclable bottles and cans.