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Atsuko Hirai Lantern and Garden Dedication
October 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
President A. Clayton Spencer
and Dean of Faculty Matt Auer
at the dedication of
The Atsuko Hirai Lantern and Garden
In memory of
Atsuko Hirai, the Kazushige Hirasawa Professor Emerita of History
Friday, October 7, 2016
Olin Arts Center, Bates College
75 Russell Street
Atsuko Hirai (1936– 2014), an eminent historian of modern Japan, a beloved teacher of history and Asian studies, and the Kazushige Hirasawa Professor Emerita of History at Bates from 1988 until her retirement in 2013.