Archives for "People and groups"

Friday

May 22, 2015 12:50 pm

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

Life in the bike lane: A hands-on ride in the urban-planning world

From snapping a chalk line to gathering feedback on public facilities, Bates College students got a hands-on experience in urban planning.

Monday

May 18, 2015 1:57 pm

‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

Bates College alumni helped students explore how to create meaning in their working lives during the May 16 “Working Weekend” event.

Friday

May 15, 2015 4:32 pm

Where is the meaning in my work? Bates event can help

Where is the meaning in my work? Bates event can help

“How do you find meaning in your work?” That’s the question that panelists, workshops and a keynote speaker will explore during the Bates College event called “Working Weekend.”

Monday

April 13, 2015 9:00 am

President Spencer talks Purposeful Work, campus culture, and Short Term innovations with WRBC

President Spencer talks Purposeful Work, campus culture, and Short Term innovations with WRBC

Bates College President Clayton Spencer recently sat down with Alfred Russo ’15 and Jordana Gluckow ’16 at WRBC-FM to discuss a range of topics….

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:55 am

With at least $5,000 in the offing, student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas

With at least $5,000 in the offing, student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas

Bobcat Ventures, a Bates College student organization dedicated to entrepreneurship, is sponsoring a business idea competition on April 4.

Wednesday

April 1, 2015 8:52 am

President Spencer joins board of leading higher education group

President Spencer joins board of leading higher education group

Bates College President Clayton Spencer has been elected to the board of directors of the American Council on Education, the nation’s…

Thursday

March 26, 2015 9:14 am

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Valerie Smith ’75 being named Swarthmore’s next president is a case of good news getting better.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

The “Purposeful Work Unplugged” series welcomes consulting psychologist Carol Gaffney to Bates College for a question-and-answer session on March 19.

Tuesday

March 10, 2015 3:22 pm

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

One thing Bates College professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth wants his students to take away from his teaching is a better understanding of how their worldview is shaped by their own position.

Friday

February 6, 2015 11:06 am

Campus Construction Update: Feb. 6, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Feb. 6, 2015

It’s hard to know for sure just what’s happening underground. And if the moles and worms know, they aren’t talking.