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Sunday

May 31, 2009
8:40 am

Actress Davis, other honorands emphasize theme of change

People like to believe that positive change just happens, Academy Award-winning actress Geena Davis told the Bates College Class of 2009 during its Commencement ceremony May 31.

Monday

May 4, 2009
12:52 pm

Commencement outdoors, luncheon in Gray Cage, Alumni Gym

[Please note: Commencement will be held outdoors on the Quad in front of Coram Library. The luncheon following Commencement will be held in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building and Alumni Gymnasium.]

Tuesday

May 17, 2005
12:50 pm

Papaioanou event honors 'relationships that give so much to the world'

Andrew Carnegie probably never considered making a gift in honor of fellow philanthropist John D. Rockefeller. But on Monday afternoon, one champion of Bates philanthropy honored another as the College inaugurated the Helen A. Papaioanou, M.D. ’49 Chair in the Biological Sciences, established as part of a multimillion gift several years ago by Ralph T. Perry ’51 and his wife, Mary Louise Seldenfleur.