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Friday

May 29, 2020 1:28 pm

Class of 2020 by the Numbers

Class of 2020 by the Numbers

Four hundred and sixty-three members of the Class of 2020 are set to graduate on Sunday, May 31. 37 States…

Thursday

May 21, 2020 1:52 pm

Bates Cooking Class Episode 3: Salted Toffee Bark, Vegan Pad Thai

Bates Cooking Class Episode 3: Salted Toffee Bark, Vegan Pad Thai

Executive chef Owen Keene continues our series of how-to videos on favorite Bates dishes for the Class of 2020.

Thursday

May 21, 2020 1:25 pm

With ‘The EngAging Project,’ Grace Ellrodt ’20 Aims to Ease the Ache of Loneliness in Old Age

With ‘The EngAging Project,’ Grace Ellrodt ’20 Aims to Ease the Ache of Loneliness in Old Age

Featuring Ellrodt’s own photographs and interviews, “The EngAging Project” is an impressive new resource for lonely elders and those who support them.

Wednesday

May 20, 2020 12:15 pm

Vanessa German to Offer Greetings at Commencement

Vanessa German to Offer Greetings at Commencement

Vanessa German is a dynamic and versatile artist whose exhibition “Miracles and Glory Abound” appeared at the Bates Museum of Art in 2019–20.

Tuesday

May 12, 2020 1:53 pm

‘Bobcat Box’ Delivery and Pickup for On-Campus Seniors

‘Bobcat Box’ Delivery and Pickup for On-Campus Seniors

In recent days, 460-plus Bates seniors around the world have received their Bobcat Boxes, filled with items for their Commencement…

Friday

May 8, 2020 11:02 am

A Message from Senior Co-Presidents to Classmates

A Message from Senior Co-Presidents to Classmates

“We are cognizant of all that we have to be thankful for,” write the Class of 2020 co-presidents. “Nevertheless, we know that it is extremely hard not to think of the unfairness of it all and the pain we know that many of us feel.”

Friday

May 1, 2020 3:00 pm

2020 FAQs

2020 FAQs

The 154th Commencement of Bates College is at noon, Eastern Daylight Time, May 31, 2020. The ceremony will be conducted remotely via livestream.

Friday

May 1, 2020 2:24 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition

Senior Thesis Exhibition

This year’s virtual Senior Thesis Exhibition celebrates 15 studio art majors whose artwork, poignant and pivotal, is “essential to protecting and celebrating our humanity.”

Friday

May 1, 2020 2:13 pm

Class of 2020 FaceTime Portraits

Class of 2020 FaceTime Portraits

Bates photographer Phyllis Graber Jensen teams up with 10 members of the Class of 2020 to create FaceTime portraits.

Tuesday

April 21, 2020 2:40 pm

Encouragement from the Past

Encouragement from the Past

In 2012, the late journalist Gwen Ifill offered these inspiring words to the graduating seniors: “Look up.”