Archives for "Leadership"

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.”

Friday

March 22, 2013 11:30 am

Biographer of the Rev. Benjamin Mays ’20 to speak at Bates

Biographer of the Rev. Benjamin Mays ’20 to speak at Bates

Bates presents award-winning Benjamin Mays biographer Randal Maurice Jelks on March 25.

Monday

March 4, 2013 12:35 pm

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Four alumni panelists discuss the connections between the classroom and their careers.

Monday

February 25, 2013 9:32 am

Gallagher ’11 makes a splash in D.C. schools, garners hometown attention

Gallagher ’11 makes a splash in D.C. schools, garners hometown attention

Drew Gallagher ’11 believes all his students “have the ability to rise.”

Monday

January 28, 2013 10:04 am

Slide show: Bill Hiss ’66 retirement reception

Slide show: Bill Hiss ’66 retirement reception

Hiss devoted his “full heart, mind and energy” to all things Bates.

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 1:02 pm

From James Reese on MLK Day, a high school story with a surprise ending

From James Reese on MLK Day, a high school story with a surprise ending

As part of his welcoming remarks at the 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Keynote Address in the Gomes Chapel, Associate…

Wednesday

December 19, 2012 9:51 am

As nation ponders rich-poor divide, King Day observances to explore debt and inequality

Spotlighting a less-known aspect of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s work, King Day at Bates will explore issues of economic justice.

Monday

November 12, 2012 6:49 am

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Veteran of Chavez-era United Farm Workers campaigns to give Andrews Lecture

Marshall Ganz, a public policy expert at Harvard, delivers the annual Andrews Lecture on Nov. 14.

Monday

October 29, 2012 5:00 pm

‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

President Spencer tells an inauguration story familiar in its broad outlines but revealing in its particulars.

Friday

October 26, 2012 4:00 pm

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

Bates formally installed Ava Clayton Spencer, described by her former boss as the “embodiment of Bates values,” as its eighth president before a gathering of 2,500 on Friday afternoon.