Archives for "Clayton Spencer"

Thursday

February 21, 2013 9:00 am

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

Spencer’s interview on student radio station WRBC-FM touched on a range of topics, including the obligation of a liberal arts college to help graduates get job and what responsible investing looks like.

Thursday

February 14, 2013 3:16 pm

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

English professor Theri Pickens has organized a March 2 symposium that will show students how knowledge about identity and difference can be put into practice in the workaday world.

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 5:00 pm

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.

Wednesday

November 7, 2012 4:11 am

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Music written for the recent inauguration of President Clayton Spencer is featured in the next performance of the Bates College Orchestra, on Nov. 10,

Friday

November 2, 2012 11:25 am

Video: Inauguration moments

Video: Inauguration moments

It’s all here, from the fellowship of Bates’ four presidents together to the Spencer family gathering for a photograph.

Thursday

November 1, 2012 4:30 pm

Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Merrill Gym undergoes a transformation from sports venue to theatrical stage for the inauguration of Clayton Spencer.

Monday

October 29, 2012 6:00 pm

Slide show: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

Slide show: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

The traditions, people and exuberance of a Bates presidential inauguration, all on a gorgeous mid-fall afternoon.

Monday

October 29, 2012 5:00 pm

‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

‘Questions Worth Asking’ — President Clayton Spencer’s inaugural address

President Spencer tells an inauguration story familiar in its broad outlines but revealing in its particulars.

Friday

October 26, 2012 8:00 pm

Video: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

Video: Inauguration of Clayton Spencer

Watch the complete video of the inauguration of A. Clayton Spencer.

Friday

October 26, 2012 4:00 pm

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

‘The embodiment of Bates values,’ Spencer is installed as president

Bates formally installed Ava Clayton Spencer, described by her former boss as the “embodiment of Bates values,” as its eighth president before a gathering of 2,500 on Friday afternoon.