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Friday

October 24, 2014
12:00 pm

As Chick Leahey’s jersey number is retired, 11 things to know about the great Bates coach and man

At halftime of tomorrow’s Homecoming football game, Bates will retire the No. 11 baseball jersey worn by William “Chick” Leahey ’52 during his 36 years as head coach.

As Chick Leahey’s jersey number is retired, 11 things to know about the great Bates coach and man

Wednesday

May 14, 2014
1:54 am

President Spencer calls on students to help foster more responsible and respectful behavior

The rare all-student meeting begins a campus conversation about alcohol use and the threat it poses to the health and safety of students and neighbors.

President Spencer calls on students to help foster more responsible and respectful behavior

Thursday

March 27, 2014
2:08 pm

On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie ’36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.

On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

Monday

August 12, 2013
1:34 pm

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Williams will oversee the Office of Equity and Diversity and the Office of Intercultural Education and serve as a member of the president’s senior staff.

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Sunday

May 26, 2013
1:00 pm

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

The graduates’ level of community engagement and real world applied learning, said Gary Hirshberg, “will be as critical a contributor to your futures as any academic achievement.”

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

Thursday

May 9, 2013
6:00 pm

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Friday

May 3, 2013
3:44 pm

Maine magazine profiles President Clayton Spencer

In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”

Monday

February 25, 2013
11:02 am

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper’s new editor.

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

Monday

January 21, 2013
12:00 pm

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Featuring 19 Bates student-athletes and President Clayton Spencer, the video campaign supports LGBT athletes in all facets of the college’s 31 varsity programs.

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Friday

January 18, 2013
1:45 pm

Dauge-Roth’s course on teaching genocide highlighted in International Educator

Teaching genocide is about finding ways to “create connections and dialogues” says Alex Dauge-Roth.

Dauge-Roth’s course on teaching genocide highlighted in International Educator