Stories from December 2011
Student Video looks at President-Elect Spencer

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 3:06 pm

Following the announcement of her presidency by the Bates Board of Trustees,...

Jackson Poetry Prize winner opens 2012 Language Arts Live

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 2:22 pm

James Richardson, winner of the coveted Jackson Poetry Prize, reads from his work in the Language Arts Live series.

Clarinetist Jon Manasse.
Celebrated clarinetist, acclaimed Maine pianist to join forces

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 2:15 pm

Renowned clarinetist Jon Manasse performs with pianist Frank Glazer on Jan. 22.

Sankofa performs during Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2011.
King Day and Weekend events

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:33 pm

Here's a schedule, updated Jan. 12, of events related to the observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 16, 2012.

Professor Julian Agyeman. Photograph by Kelvin Ma, Tufts University.
Julian Agyeman

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:31 pm

Professor and chair of urban and environmental policy and planning at Tufts University, Julian Agyeman is known as the co-originator of the concept of "just sustainabilities,"

Professor Julian Agyeman. Photograph by Kelvin Ma, Tufts University.
King Day to showcase environmental justice

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:30 pm

Julian Agyeman, a pioneering environmental justice and sustainability advocate, offers the King Day keynote Jan. 16.

"The Metropolitan Museum of Art Library (Dürer)," a 2006 oil painting by Xiaoze Xie.
In Museum of Art exhibition, Xie explores history, media, memory

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:01 pm

"Xiaoze Xie: Amplified Moments (1993-2008)" opens Jan. 26.

President-elect Clayton Spencer becomes the college's eighth president on July 1, 2012. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Clayton Spencer elected eighth president of Bates

Monday, December 19, 2011 8:08 pm

The Bates College Board of Trustees has elected Clayton Spencer, to become the eighth president of Bates, effective July 1, 2012.

Bates Multifaith Chaplaincy offers a Chance to {Pause} each Week

Friday, December 16, 2011 7:27 pm

The Bates Multifaith Chaplaincy's weekly nondenominational service called {Pause} creates a space for silence to speak.

Presidential Announcement: News and social media coverage

Friday, December 16, 2011 3:07 pm

Below is a summary of coverage of the election of Clayton Spencer...

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