The Inauguration of Garry W. Jenkins as the ninth president of Bates College will be on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at 10:30 a.m.
Garry W. Jenkins is a nationally respected legal authority, an accomplished scholar, and an experienced higher education leader.
Learn about the past Bates presidents and their work to sustain the college’s excellence.
Schedule of Events
Discover the exciting lineup of events celebrating the inauguration of Garry W. Jenkins.
Join us as the Bates community comes together to celebrate the historic inauguration of Garry W. Jenkins as Bates’ ninth president. A live stream will be available on bates.edu as well as Facebook.
Plan your visit to Bates College’s inauguration events with our helpful guest information guide, featuring hotel options, parking, directions, and accessibility details.
Share Your Well Wishes With Garry
Welcome Garry to the Bates Community