Archives for "Alumni and friends"

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.

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.

Thursday

November 6, 2014 11:01 am

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

In the latest in a series of Bates College events exploring purposeful work, the CEO of Seattle Chocolates and the CMO for retailer L.L.Bean discuss their experiences on Nov. 10.

Friday

June 27, 2014 1:41 pm

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

The highly competitive Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarships are worth up to $50,000 annually for graduate studies in the U.S. or abroad.

Thursday

June 5, 2014 8:38 am

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

Recognized as a “top producer” of prestigious Fulbright grants, Bates again runs true to form.

Friday

April 18, 2014 12:12 pm

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Thomas Goetz ’90, author of a new history that traces the intersecting careers of Arthur Conan Doyle and the scientist who showed the world that germs cause disease, speaks at Bates on April 28.

Tuesday

April 8, 2014 2:54 pm

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Lisa Barry ’77, a veteran of 35 years of international government relations work, has joined the Bates Board of Trustees.

Tuesday

January 14, 2014 8:51 am

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.

Wednesday

October 9, 2013 3:44 pm

Video: For V-12 participants, a time to celebrate and remember

Video: For V-12 participants, a time to celebrate and remember

Seventy years after they learned the basics of Navy life on the Bates campus, nine alumni of the college’s V-12…

Friday

August 23, 2013 9:22 am

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier at Bates College, who is competing at the…