Stories about "Impact"
NPR reports on ‘first-of-its-kind’ national study by Hiss ’66 challenging the value of standardized tests
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 12:25 pm
The study, says NPR, questions the predictive value of standardized tests and argues that they narrow the door of college opportunity.
Monday, February 10, 2014 2:42 pm
Items featuring Olympian Emily Bamford '15, historian Amy Bass '92, cultural critic Erica Rand and sports agent Peter Carlisle '91.
Friday, January 31, 2014 12:37 pm
In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud '15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:09 am
The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 12:00 pm
Their paths are, quite literally, polar opposites.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 5:21 pm
Essays, articles and poems in The Bates Student captured emotions and innocence.
Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event
Friday, November 8, 2013 9:55 am
The program is "all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities," Spencer said.
Press Herald Q&A with Vets First Choice CEO Ben Shaw ’00 about a ‘transformative time’ in veterinary medicine
Thursday, November 7, 2013 11:55 am
Shaw's business partners with veterinarians to set up online stores offering animal medicines and supplies directly to owners.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 11:32 am
A forum on youth homelessness in Maine and a talk by a leading climate change activist take place a day apart in presentations at Bates College.
Friday, November 1, 2013 10:38 am
“When you have talented teacher-scholars mentoring very bright, internationally oriented students, you get great results in the fellowship arena.”