At high risk for COVID, Grace Acton arrived at Bates during the height of the pandemic. By embracing a childhood hobby of sewing, she found mentors, community, and academic fulfillment.
Alumni Walk: fall 2007
This connector gives the campus a new physical unity
Context and concepts This major connector will give the Bates campus a new physical unity, tying east to west and pulling in facilities outside the traditional “Bates block.”
Facts and features Architect, location, features of Alumni Walk.
Visualizations Envisioning Alumni Walk.
Bates Magazine looks at the walk’s progress What makes a public place compelling? What’s the magic formula that turns a random setting into a destination? Bates Magazine seeks the answers.
Alumni Walk dedication at Reunion 2008 Alumni Walk got its first real workout during Reunion 2008 when 100-year-old Al Webber ’28 led the Alumni Parade down the former Andrews Road.