Stories about "Leadership"
Thursday, September 8, 2011 6:58 pm
Phyllis Graber Jensen captures the scenes of Convocation, which welcomed approximately 500...
Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:51 am
Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk visits Tree Street Youth, a bustling...
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 11:27 am
The evening before Commencement, the honorary degree recipients gather in the Olin...
Friday, May 20, 2011 11:33 am
Through Commencement, we’ll offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 12:40 pm
The Associated Press and other South Carolina media cover the April 26...
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 10:29 am
Nora V. Demleitner ’89, dean of the School of Law at Hofstra...
Thursday, May 5, 2011 4:10 pm
The Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates College has honored 15 individuals and organizations for their achievements in community collaboration. Rooted in the academic purpose of Bates, the Harward Center is a focal point for teaching and learning that connects academic and community interests. Reflecting this mission, recipients of Harward Center awards connect Bates with the larger community through collaboration, research and service.
Monday, May 2, 2011 2:47 pm
The standing ovation alone would have been plenty. But, lest there be any doubt about the reason for the gathering, a few dozen Bates dancers put it into words, too: "We love you, Marcy." The shout-out to Marcy Plavin kicked off an April 30 evening of dance honoring the retired Bates dance director and her husband, the late Leonard Plavin, a photographer who compiled an invaluable visual archive depicting 40 years of dance at the college.
Friday, April 8, 2011 4:33 pm
During a community dinner on the eve of her departure from a remote Peruvian community, Hannah Porst '11 asked residents of this mountain village how she could thank them for their hospitality. What we really need, they told her, is a school. Now Porst has received a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant -- covering a third of the cost of her initiative and making it possible for the school to be built this summer.
Monday, April 4, 2011 2:02 pm
Bates College Museum of Art Director Dan Mills joins his counterparts at Bowdoin and Colby colleges in protest against the removal of the Maine Labor Mural Cycle. In a statement issued April 4, Mills, Bowdoin's Kevin Salatino and Colby's Sharon Corwin write that the removal of the mural from the state Department of Labor office raises serious issues including "censorship, historical revisionism, and artists' rights."