Stories about "Leadership"
College takes part in national recycling competition

Friday, February 2, 2007 11:28 am

In January, for the first time, Bates College joined more than 200 colleges and universities across the United States in RecycleMania, a 10-week recycling and waste minimization competition.

EPA honors for leadership in renewable energy use

Friday, November 3, 2006 4:23 pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Bates College for its leading role in the use of electricity from renewable sources, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced.

Alumni awards highlight 138th annual Reunion

Friday, June 9, 2006 12:00 am

Bates alumni arriving for their College's 138th Reunion anticipated traditional revelry and fellowship as well as a chance to honor their own. All awards will be presented Saturday during the midday Alumni Awards Ceremony, held in Merrill Gymnasium due to rain.

John A. Tagliabue memorial minute

Thursday, June 1, 2006 9:24 am

For John Tagliabue, who devoted 36 years to Bates as teacher, colleague, friend, raconteur and poet laureate, neither a memorial minute, nor even two voices, begins to suffice. Everyone who knew him has their favorite John stories, inadequately represented here. But we hope you'll indulge us in rather more than a minute and remember this renowned American poet by reading his poems again or for the first time.

Bates commits to Maine 'green power' for its electricity

Tuesday, November 22, 2005 3:14 pm

Bates will purchase its entire electricity supply from renewable energy sources in Maine, specifically biomass generating plants and small hydroelectric producers, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced.

Fund drive under way as a vigil is planned for victims

Wednesday, September 7, 2005 11:50 am

The Bates College community has launched the Katrina Relief Initiative (KRI), a fund-raising effort spearheaded by students, faculty and staff, and supported by the Office of the Chaplain and the Harward Center for Community Partnerships.

Bates offers free tuition to Maine students displaced by Katrina

Thursday, September 1, 2005 1:16 pm

Bates College has announced that any Maine undergraduates enrolled at colleges or universities in the New Orleans and Mississippi Gulf Coast area devastated by Hurricane Katrina will be welcome to take courses for credit without charge at Bates College this fall semester.

NCAA honors Phil Barr '05, swimmer and survivor of Station fire

Thursday, August 18, 2005 10:44 am

Bates College swimmer Phil Barr (Lincoln, R.I.), a survivor of the 2003 Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, R.I., who made an inspirational return to varsity swimming his senior year despite damaged lungs, was named the male 2005 NCAA Sportsmanship Award winner.

Bates names sports information director

Wednesday, July 6, 2005 10:03 am

Jenny Allen has been named Bates College sports information director in the Office of Communications and Media Relations. She assumed her duties July 5.

Text of Maine Gov. John Baldacci's "Bates College Day" proclamation

Monday, May 2, 2005 3:59 pm

Text of Maine Gov. John E. Baldacci's "Bates College Day" proclamation, May 2, 2005, honoring the College's 150th anniversary of its founding.

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