Archives for "Leadership"
As Bates-hosted C3 summit starts, Crystal Williams speaks to the imperative to diversify faculty at U.S. colleges
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 5:57 pm
When students learn from faculty who are from many backgrounds, it "opens all students to the idea of possibility — both for themselves and for others," Williams says.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:14 am
Valerie Smith ’75 being named Swarthmore’s next president is a case of good news getting better.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 4:36 pm
Paying empowerment forward, the Swedish band Icona Pop made time to meet with female student leaders before their Bates performance.
William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 3:26 pm
Leahey was joined by fellow award recipients Esther Rosenthal Mechler '64, Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04, Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64, and Victoria Wyeth ’01.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:00 pm
In a public show of support, the Stangle family joins the multimillion dollar Catalyst Fund effort supporting the college's strategic initiatives.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 2:54 pm
Lisa Barry '77, a veteran of 35 years of international government relations work, has joined the Bates Board of Trustees.
Thursday, March 27, 2014 2:08 pm
On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie '36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.
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.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 10:42 am
Livestreamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live, the event is hosted by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.
Friday, November 15, 2013 8:36 am
Well-timed against the failed launch of the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchange website, Brown put a fine point on the economic forces influencing healthcare today.