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Thursday

August 28, 2014
12:25 pm

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

For the dean of the faculty at Bates College, there’s a clear connection between a student’s journey while at Bates and the Age of Discovery that opened the globe to seafaring European explorers centuries ago.

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

Wednesday

August 27, 2014
8:00 am

President Spencer’s Community Letter: Fall 2014

President Clayton Spencer’s Community Letter offers her perspectives on the Bates student experience, institutional planning and progress on existing priorities….

President Spencer’s Community Letter: Fall 2014

Tuesday

July 15, 2014
8:00 am

Gifts to Bates surge 33 percent in 2014, topping $16 million

“We have ambitious goals for Bates, and I am inspired by this outpouring of support from the college community,” said President Clayton Spencer.

Gifts to Bates surge 33 percent in 2014, topping $16 million

Wednesday

July 2, 2014
2:11 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Campus Construction Update, July 2, 2014: Canham House has just been refurbished as the new home for the Career Development Center at Bates College.

Campus Construction Update: July 2, 2014

Friday

June 20, 2014
4:18 pm

18 stories and moments from the 2014 Bates College year

Before the books close on 2014, we want to share some of the stories and moments from the past year.

18 stories and moments from the 2014 Bates College year

Wednesday

May 7, 2014
11:00 pm

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

In a public show of support, the Stangle family joins the multimillion dollar Catalyst Fund effort supporting the college’s strategic initiatives.

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

Thursday

April 17, 2014
2:37 pm

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Two intriguing new programs this spring will play to Short Term’s founding tradition of innovation.

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Thursday

March 27, 2014
4:21 pm

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

CCU returns with a look at the forthcoming first phase of the Campus Life Project.

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

Thursday

February 20, 2014
8:00 am

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

With a goal of improving students’ career prospects through workplace immersion programs, “everyone wins,” says President Clayton Spencer.

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
10:15 am

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on climate change and college divestment

The statement outlines important aspects of the college’s institutional response to climate change and addresses whether Bates should divest from the fossil fuel industry.

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on climate change and college divestment