Stories about "Annual events"
Take a chance on stage: Students and faculty share why they stepped into the Schaeffer Theatre limelight

Friday, January 26, 2024 10:55 am

The annual Cultural Showcase has a “if you build it, they will come” vibe. Hear from some of the students and faculty who share why they took a chance to step into the Schaeffer Theatre limelight this year.

Picture Story: Bates MLK Day is rich with song, poetry, discussion, and, most of all, food

Friday, January 19, 2024 2:54 pm

Enjoy this immersive photo and video presentation of the 2024 Bates MLK Day celebration, full of presentations, discussions, and workshops, all on the topic of food justice in America.

Bates MLK Day keynote: Food justice is ‘one of the most important movements of the 21st century’ 

Friday, January 19, 2024 8:37 am

MLK Day keynote Bryant Terry, an artist, author, chef, and activist, says Martin Luther King Jr's fight against food apartheid is still relevant today.

‘Food Justice’ is on the menu for 2024 MLK Day at Bates

Wednesday, January 10, 2024 4:43 pm

This year’s keynote promises stirring words — and more. Noted author, food justice activist, and James Beard Award-winning chef Bryant Terry plans to stir up a vegan dish featured in one of his acclaimed cookbooks.

What gives? Ideas from the Bates Alumni Holiday Gift Guide

Friday, December 1, 2023 12:08 pm

The annual alumni gift guide debuted three years ago and has become one of the most popular Bates Alumni online offerings. since.

Slideshow: Plastic-bag swan, name-tag kilt, and cardboard giant on stilts elevate the Trashion Show

Thursday, November 16, 2023 5:00 am

See Bates students on the Trashion runway in fashions crafted from cardboard boxes, name tags, plastic bags, transit cards, zero-balance gift cards, face masks, newspapers, paper banners, bubble wrap, sticky notes, and paperback book pages.

A Veterans Day moment at Bates, ‘all that has been sacrificed and shared’

Friday, November 10, 2023 2:50 pm

Sophia Cattallani ’25 of Skaneateles, N.Y., kept her trumpet zipped in her…

Video: Ready for their 2023 Bates Commencement closeups

Friday, June 2, 2023 2:20 pm

As bleary-eyed seniors slowly arrived on Commencement morning, we were there, inviting them to pose for slow-motion portraits. Slow no more!

Picture Story: Bates Baccalaureate 2023

Friday, June 2, 2023 1:20 pm

An immersive Picture Story shares images of Bates seniors pausing at Baccalaureate to remember, rejoice, and give thanks.

Bates students present their innovation businesses at the Annual Bobcat Ventures Pitch Competition, held in Keck Classroom of Pettengill Hall with a reception in Commons. These 10 students worked extremely hard to deliver strong business pitches in this year's competition and the bar has been raised again by yet. The panel of alumni judges included Emma Sprague '10, Ben Schippers '04, and Pranav Ghai '93 with expert knowledge in an array of fields. This year's winners include: 1st: Jacob Iwowo for "Up Next Academy" and Abby Segal for "Magic by Abby Segal" will recieve $4,000 each 2nd: Grace Biddle for "Nesca$h" and Richie Nuzum with Gus McAllister for "Crave Swipe" will recieve $1,000 each Here are all the names of this year's list of students who participated: David Ingram, Indexify Jacob Iwowo, Up Next Academy Grace Biddle, Nesca$h Vova Sosnovskii, Maine Boost Abby Segal, Magic by Abby Segal Julia Newell, Hear You Know Me Richie Nuzum & Gus McAllister, Crave Swipe Bobby Dall & Ciaran Bardong '22, Dose
Soccer and magic: Announcing the $12,000 winning pitches at the 2023 Bobcat Ventures competition

Friday, April 14, 2023 10:52 am

Abby Segal '23 and Jacob Iwowo '23 won first-place prizes for startups that focus on access and community, in two very different realms: magic and soccer.

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