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Events with President Spencer
Tuesday, March 4: New York City, 7 PM, Museum of the City of New York
Thursday, March 6: San Francisco, 7 PM, The Box SF
Sunday, March 9: Los Angeles, 5 PM, Shutters on the Beach
Wednesday, March 12: Boston, 7 PM, State Room
Tuesday, April 29: Chicago, 6 PM, Café Brauer, Lincoln Park Zoo
Tuesday, May 13: Portland, Maine, 6 PM, Location TBD
For more information regarding the Signature Events with President Spencer, please click here.
All parents and guardians of current Bates students (and parents of alumni) are members of the Bates Parents & Family Association (BPFA) and are invited to volunteer and take part in activities.
Commencement 2014: Sunday, May 25.
- Bates News: 2013 Commencement honorary degrees announced; address by Stonyfield Farm’s Gary Hirshberg
- Commencement 2013 site