Stories about "reunion"
The Bates classes that celebrated 2017 Reunions, including the high-energy 5th Reunion Class of 2012, boosted their Bates Fund giving by 53 percent over 2016. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Gifts to Bates top $27 million in 2016-17, new Bates Fund record set

Thursday, August 10, 2017 4:46 pm

The record $6.98 million total for the annual Bates Fund, a priority of The Bates Campaign, is a 7 percent jump.

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Mays Medal to Ed O’Neil ’82 highlights alumni awards at Reunion 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 1:10 pm

O'Neil has literally written the book on sustainable and efficient solutions to the problems of global health inequity.

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Completed lives: the Alumni Memorial Service program

Thursday, June 16, 2016 5:21 pm

The Alumni Memorial Service program includes the names of Bates people who have died during the year.

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Leigh Campbell ’64 tribute highlights Reunion 2016 alumni awards

Monday, June 13, 2016 3:57 pm

At the Annual Gathering of the Alumni Association on June 11 during Reunion, five alumni were honored for their contributions to the college.

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Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2016 ‘continues the love’ for Bates

Monday, June 13, 2016 10:49 am

The Alumni Parade gathers different Bates eras under a common umbrella: love...

The college's 35 percent giving increase in 2015 was matched by a surge in attendance at the annual Presidential Events, including the New York City event at the Whitney Museum of Modern Art, where  journalist Bryant Gumbel ’70 (left) interviewed President Spencer and Trustee Emeritus Michael Chu ’80 on the topic "The Liberal Arts in an Age of Disruption." (Matthew Carasella Photography)
Giving to Bates jumps more than 30 percent for second straight year

Thursday, July 30, 2015 11:41 am

Giving to Bates College in 2015 increased more than 30 percent for the second consecutive year, as the college received $21.6 million from alumni, parents, and friends.

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Video: High-speed campus tour discovers 2015 Reunion ivy stones

Friday, June 19, 2015 10:38 am

A zippy tour of the Bates College campus to locate the 15 ivy stones for the Reunion 2015 classes

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Slideshow: 101-year-old ‘Program of Merryment’ highlights Reunion 2015

Friday, June 19, 2015 10:06 am

Inaugurated in 1914 as a “program of merrymaking,” the annual Alumni Parade at Reunion continues to thrive and jive in 2015.

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Video: Alumni Parade and alumni voices at Reunion 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 3:05 pm

Scenes and voices from the 2015 Alumni Parade at Reunion.

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Emma Sprague ’10 receives Distinguished Young Alumni Award at Reunion 2015

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 1:51 pm

The award is presented to a young graduate for exceptional volunteer service to Bates and for career distinction.

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