Symposium News Coverage
While the cost of higher education is certainly rising, a group of national leaders in higher education told an Oct. 29 gathering at Bates, that cost is neither inflated nor out of proportion with the considerable benefits of a higher education.
- Read the news story about the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid.
- View video clips of the featured speakers.
- View the full symposium.
- Read “Education experts defend price of college degree,” the Hechinger Report’s coverage of the symposium by Jon Marcus ’82.
Symposium News & Updates
- Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin
- Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga
- With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto
- Silk Trio presents classical, traditional music of China on March 14
- Unforgettable Irish sextet Danú performs March 13
- Pickens book explores embodied experience in African American, Arab American writing
- Slideshow: This Month at Bates
- ‘Enjoy,’ a black comedy depicting Japan’s ‘Lost Generation,’ opens at Bates
- Events at Bates: March 1–31, 2014
- Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss