Archives for "Admissions"

Tuesday

May 31, 2011 3:35 pm

Video: Looking back, Uriel Gonzalez '11 reflects on 'what makes Bates'

Each Commencement season, we offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Uriel Gonzalez ’11 of…

Tuesday

May 31, 2011 3:33 pm

Video: Looking back, Drew Gallagher ’11 reflects on an admission tour’s happy ending

Each Commencement season, we offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Admission fellow Drew Gallagher…

Tuesday

May 31, 2011 3:31 pm

Video: Looking back, Ben McCall '11 reflects on the Maine connection

Each Commencement season, we offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Ben McCall ’11 of…

Thursday

May 26, 2011 2:58 pm

Video: Looking back, Emily Howe '11 reflects on meeting Bates coaches

Through Commencement, we’ll offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Emily Howe ’11 of Carlisle,…

Friday

May 20, 2011 11:33 am

Video: Looking back, Molly Newton '11 reflects on 'Why Bates?'

Through Commencement, we’ll offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Molly Newton ’11 of Northampton,…

Tuesday

May 10, 2011 12:59 pm

Surge in Bates admission numbers creates rare 'triple crown'

As thoroughbred racing’s triple crown chase gets under way, Bates is already celebrating a triple crown of its own. As…

Thursday

April 14, 2011 3:05 pm

Bates a top school for ROI, says Bloomberg Businessweek

Bloomberg Businessweek and PayScale say Bates is best in Maine and in top 12 percent of U.S. colleges and universities for return on investment.

Monday

January 3, 2011 10:26 am

Bates 'Swing Deans' featured in Chronicle of Higher Education

“The college came up with the positions, known as “swing deans,” as part of a broader effort to increase the diversity of the student body and enhance the experience of students of color, as well as those who are first-generation collegegoers or who are from rural Maine. Bates has a history of diversity: The college was founded by abolitionists, and it counts Benjamin Mays, who mentored the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and was president of Morehouse College, among its alumni.”

Friday

November 12, 2010 12:27 pm

'We are partners' is theme of Garcelon-sponsored admission panel

Families from the Lewiston-Auburn area who are beginning the college search heard encouraging words recently from Nancy Cable, vice president…

Tuesday

November 9, 2010 3:26 pm

College-access program head fills swing dean position

Michael Martinez of Dallas, Texas, has joined an unusual and innovative Bates initiative for enhancing student diversity. Currently director of a highly successful college access program for high school students, Martinez joins Bates as associate dean for admission and student transition on Dec. 1.