Archives for "Careers and professions"


June 6, 2011 1:00 pm

Video: President Hansen's Baccalaureate address on 'figuring out what comes next'

In her annual Baccalaureate address, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen tells the seniors that when we complete one of life’s challenges,…


May 19, 2011 4:11 pm

Thirty-one (count 'em!) winning career tips from GAME Day at Bates

GAME Day 2011 was a program offering mentoring, advise and networking to student athletes from a panel of nine accomplished…


May 19, 2011 12:23 pm

GAME Day offers Bobcat career-seekers winning approaches

At 10 o’clock on a rainy Sunday morning the campus is quiet. Even the construction equipment around the Hedge and…


May 18, 2011 2:21 pm

Video: Peter Wyman '86 describes career-planning GAME Day

Peter Wyman ’86 describes GAME Day at Bates College, a career program for student-athletes sponsored by the Bates Career Development…


May 18, 2011 2:17 pm

Video: Peter Wyman '86 talks about revitalized Bates Career Development Center

Peter Wyman ’86 describes the partnership and engagement between students and the Bates College Career Development Center that can lead…


May 2, 2011 4:42 pm

Efficient private-public response to catastrophes topic of May 10 talk

The roles that the public and private sectors can play in reducing the damage from and costs of extreme events will be the topic of a presentation by Howard Kunreuther ’59, James G. Dinan Professor of Decision Sciences and Public Policy at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in the Keck Classroom (G-52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road. Sponsored by the economics department, Kunreuther’s presentation is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-8296.


May 2, 2011 1:47 pm

Quips and quotes overheard during alumni dance reunion rehearsals

A visitor on the first floor of Chase Hall heard muffled footfalls coming from somewhere on the second floor. Climbing…


April 5, 2011 11:11 am

The Burlington Free Press profiles artists and cheesemakers Sessions '99 and Bernhardt '99

Burlington Free Press correspondent Melissa Pasanen profiles Hannah Sessions ’99 and Greg Bernhardt ’99, writing that “the to-do list of…


March 25, 2011 9:11 am

Chevron's Lisa Barry '77 brings global energy insights to College Key residency

Lisa Barry ’77, on campus March 23 and 24 as the 2011 College Key Distinguished Alumna in Residence, is vice president and general manager of Chevron government affairs.


March 21, 2011 11:36 am

William C. Carey '82 appointed to Board of Trustees

Carey is a member of the board of Financial Research Corporation, an asset management market research firm in Boston owned by Mercatus Partners LLC. He has also served on the boards of directors of Fidelity Charitable Services, the National Defined Contribution Council/SPARK , the Employee Benefit Research Institute, and Yankee Publishing.