Archives for "Admissions"
April 21, 2010 11:30 am
In coming to Bates, Milt Lindholm ’35 walked a path both fortunate and fortuitous This essay is adapted from two…
April 2, 2010 11:23 am
Remembrances from four people who knew Milt as a father, admissions dean, colleague and friend were offered during a memorial service for Lindholm at the Bates Chapel on March 21
January 4, 2010 12:08 pm
A Girl’s Life, a PBS documentary by researcher and author Rachel Simmons examining the challenges facing young women growing up…
December 23, 2009 6:25 am
If “swing dean” sounds like a job at a jazz college, Marylyn Scott and Carmita McCoy work at a rhythm counted in years, not beats. They trade places annually: As one works in Admissions, recruiting students from groups underrepresented in higher ed, the other heads to the Dean of Students office to support the 100 or so multicultural and first-generation-to-college students she helped recruit in the previous cycle.
December 21, 2009 11:10 am
For some students, a year off the college track is just the ticket.
December 14, 2009 3:37 pm
“Nancy Cable brings us the expertise, national reputation and leadership skills needed to engage all Bates constituencies in advancing the mission of the College.” — Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen
October 20, 2009 1:06 pm
Maine Public Radio essayist Kirk Read, associate professor of French, has taken enough campus tours with his two young daughters…
September 11, 2009 1:55 pm
Although the final numbers are subject to change, Bates expects new students to include 470 first-years and a single transfer…
September 2, 2009 9:43 am
The New York Daily News talks to recent graduates of the Urban Assembly School for Law and Justice (with whom…
August 25, 2009 8:52 am
First-year Bates student Pamela Ross ’13 of Fairfield, Conn., offers advice for high-school readers of the Connecticut Post. “For students applying to college,” she writes, “the process comes with many tasks that must be completed in a few short months. Along with schoolwork and extracurricular obligations, students fill out applications, write essays, visit schools and do admissions interviews. To tackle all these activities, you must dive into the process headfirst and avoid wasting time.”