Archives for "People and groups"
February 8, 2016 9:00 am
Bates announces gifts of $19 million to create six new endowed professorships and launch the college’s new digital and computational studies program
The new gifts include the largest single gift in Bates history, $10 million from Michael Bonney ’80, chair of the Board of Trustees, and his wife, Alison Grott Bonney ’80.
February 5, 2016 12:35 pm
It’s plain that a tree without water will die. What’s not so clear is what happens inside a thirsty tree while it’s still alive.
February 5, 2016 9:54 am
The grants will help six local nonprofits while honoring Sally Larson Carignan ’62 and the late Jim Carignan ’61, a deeply respected Bates couple.
October 21, 2015 1:03 pm
Robert Feintuch, artist of psychologically pointed depictions of the male form, is at large in Greater NYC, Chicago
You’ve heard it said, “Show ’em, don’t tell ’em.” But Robert Feintuch of Bates College’s art and visual culture department will do both in the coming weeks.
October 15, 2015 9:58 am
Chemistry professor Paula Schlax’s $250,000 grant to study the bacteria that causes Lyme disease includes support for student research.
October 1, 2015 2:41 pm
Carla Essenberg, a pollination ecologist, joined the Bates College biology faculty as assistant professor in August 2015.
August 27, 2015 3:24 pm
Recent faculty promotions at Bates include four professors earning tenure and three being named full professor.
August 4, 2015 9:28 am
Sean T. Findlen, a senior vice president with the global communications firm Weber Shandwick, will become the college’s chief communications officer, effective Sept. 1.
July 30, 2015 11:41 am
Giving to Bates College in 2015 increased more than 30 percent for the second consecutive year, as the college received $21.6 million from alumni, parents, and friends.
July 2, 2015 8:00 am
Vale, whose appointment is effective Sept. 1, 2015, is currently director of digital learning at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.