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Thursday

August 27, 2015 3:24 pm

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Bates announces seven faculty promotions, including four tenure decisions

Recent faculty promotions at Bates include four professors earning tenure and three being named full professor.

Monday

August 17, 2015 10:00 am

Summer Student Work: Joaquin Espinosa ’16 helps startups help the world

Summer Student Work: Joaquin Espinosa ’16 helps startups help the world

Espinosa had a Bates-funded Purposeful Work internship at 1776, a global incubator and seed fund founded in 2013 and based in Washington, D.C.

Friday

August 7, 2015 1:04 pm

Photo story: Short Term in Kingston, Jamaica

Photo story: Short Term in Kingston, Jamaica

In Jamaica for Short Term, Professor of Anthropology Charles Carnegie asked his students to reflect on the social ideals that motivate their career interests. He asked them to imagine translating those ideals into action. In words and photographs are some of the answers to those prompts.

Tuesday

August 4, 2015 9:28 am

Sean Findlen ’99 named chief communications officer at Bates

Sean Findlen ’99 named chief communications officer at Bates

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.

Thursday

July 30, 2015 11:41 am

Giving to Bates jumps more than 30 percent for second straight year

Giving to Bates jumps more than 30 percent for second straight year

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.

Thursday

July 2, 2015 8:00 am

Katie Vale named Bates Vice President for Information and Library Services and Librarian

Katie Vale named Bates Vice President for Information and Library Services and Librarian

Vale, whose appointment is effective Sept. 1, 2015, is currently director of digital learning at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Friday

June 26, 2015 10:48 am

Multimedia: Steel-beam celebration ‘tops off’ new residence hall construction

Multimedia: Steel-beam celebration ‘tops off’ new residence hall construction

The crowd gave applause and cheers as the beam twirled toward its destination along the roofline of 55 Campus Avenue.

Tuesday

June 23, 2015 12:00 pm

Multimedia: President Spencer’s event in New York City with Bryant Gumbel ’70 and Michael Chu ’80

Multimedia: President Spencer’s event in New York City with Bryant Gumbel ’70 and Michael Chu ’80

Text, photo, and video coverage of an evening that featured compelling Bates people, a great venue at the Whitney Museum, and spirited conversation about Bates in an age of disruption.

Tuesday

June 16, 2015 2:19 pm

President Spencer honored with degree from Bishop’s University

President Spencer honored with degree from Bishop’s University

President Clayton Spencer has received an honorary degree from Bishop’s University in Quebec, an institution devoted to the “liberal education of undergraduates.”

Sunday

May 31, 2015 1:02 pm

Commencement 2015: President Clayton Spencer’s welcome

Commencement 2015: President Clayton Spencer’s welcome

Remarks as delivered. Welcome to the 149th Commencement of Bates College. This is the moment when we gather as a…