Archives for "Admissions"

Monday

October 22, 2012 3:21 pm

Maine media quote Bates officials for stories on Supreme Court affirmative action case

Maine media quote Bates officials for stories on Supreme Court affirmative action case

Bates officials react to the affirmative action case Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin now being considered by the Supreme Court.

Wednesday

October 10, 2012 8:29 am

Bates has a voice in landmark case on race-conscious college admissions

Bates has a voice in landmark case on race-conscious college admissions

As the U.S. Supreme Court considers a case challenging use of race as one factor in college admissions decisions, it…

Tuesday

May 29, 2012 1:30 am

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Bates appoints Leigh Weisenburger as Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Bates President-elect Clayton Spencer today announced the appointment of Leigh A. Weisenburger, Bates’ current director of admission, as the college’s…

Tuesday

May 8, 2012 11:18 am

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Mount David Society Scholarship Luncheon brings together students and donors.

Wednesday

November 2, 2011 5:46 pm

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Video clips of the five speakers at the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid at Bates College. Watch…

Tuesday

November 1, 2011 5:11 pm

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Everyone knows that the big story about higher education is that costs are out of control. That story sets the tone for media coverage of higher education, and it’s the story that keeps parents awake at night. And it’s wrong.

Thursday

September 8, 2011 5:23 pm

Sun Journal story looks at five first-year students from Lewiston-Auburn high schools

Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk talks to the five students from Lewiston and Auburn high schools who are members of…

Friday

July 1, 2011 2:34 pm

'Apples to oranges' comparison creates misleading impression of Bates cost

An apples-to-oranges comparison of college costs released June 30 by the U.S. Department of Education gives a misleading impression of the true cost of attending Bates.

Monday

June 20, 2011 1:30 pm

Sun Journal chronicles Somali immigrant Asha Mohamud's path to Bates

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk profiles Asha Mohamud ’15, a member of one of the first Somali families to…

Tuesday

May 31, 2011 4:01 pm

Video: Seniors of 2011 reflect on defining Bates moments

Each Commencement season, we share brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. These comments come from a…