Stories about "Alumni and friends"
Look What We Found: All the stuff in James Reese’s office

Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:32 pm

Longtime dean James Reese won't tell you his favorite office item. But he will tell you why and how students have made so many gifts to him during his 40 years.

Fall Dance Concert renamed to honor Bates dance icon Plavin

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:12 pm

Bates College has chosen to commemorate dance program founder Marcy Plavin, who died in 2016, by renaming its annual Fall Dance Concert after her.

‘We discussed Taoism, then he said, “Sign the contract”‘

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 12:07 pm

Bates trustee Paul Marks '83 explains how a Bates-fueled interest in China led him to found a multinational aerospace supply company.

During Reunion, an artist thanks a machinist

Thursday, October 5, 2017 4:23 pm

How machinist Peter Beach helped an art student's thesis stand out.

11 leadership lessons from a Boston Bates Business Network panel

Thursday, October 5, 2017 1:17 pm

How can a recent college graduate become a leader, and, once in a leadership role, how can she be effective?

En route to Bates, Corey Harris ’91 talks with New Hampshire paper

Thursday, September 21, 2017 2:17 pm

Harris, who represents so many styles in his sound, was asked, "How does 'life' find its way into your storytelling?"

Q&A: New Bates A.D. Jason Fein on the NESCAC, his Yankees, and Commons pizza

Friday, September 1, 2017 12:17 pm

Jason Fein's rise through the AD ranks is a bit distinctive — in the same way his Brooklyn-bred New York sports loyalties are distinctive here in Maine.

Q&A: Beating and unbeaten, famed artist Kate Gilmore ’97 is Bates-bound

Thursday, June 8, 2017 12:23 pm

This summer, visitors to the Bates College Museum of Art get to experience acclaimed artist Kate Gilmore's work up close and personal.

Q&A: Students click with digital marketing consultant Ashley Hart ’91

Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:07 pm

Hart talks about her return to teach for Short Term, her dedication to marketing — and how she discovered that passion as a member of the Chase Hall Committee.

How did Ed Muskie ’36 get baseballs signed by the Yankees, Giants, and Dodgers?

Friday, May 5, 2017 8:00 am

The signed baseballs include Hall of Fame signatures of Jackie Robinson, Yogi Berra, and Mickey Mantle.

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