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Thursday

October 18, 2012
2:29 pm

Harvard president, Olympic gold medalist among Inauguration Day panelists

How does the world inspire ideas? How do ideas like competition and collaboration play out in the world?

Harvard president, Olympic gold medalist among Inauguration Day panelists

Wednesday

September 5, 2012
3:45 pm

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

What’s political compromise got to do with a Bates education? As Convocation 2012 reveals, plenty.

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

Thursday

July 19, 2012
2:00 pm

Sarah R. Pearson ’75 appointed vice president for college advancement

Pearson brings deep experience at a succession of leading U.S. universities, including Harvard, Cornell, the University of Chicago and Northwestern.

Sarah R. Pearson ’75 appointed vice president for college advancement

Tuesday

July 3, 2012
8:58 am

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

Clayton Spencer, Bates’ eighth president, began her first week in office with a couple of different kinds of greetings.

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

Sunday

July 1, 2012
10:38 am

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

As of midnight on June 30, 53 percent of alumni had made gifts to the Bates Fund — and the gifts keep rolling in.

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

Wednesday

June 13, 2012
9:31 am

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

“How do we think about Bates and places like Bates in the context of this challenging world?” asked President-elect Clayton Spencer during the annual Reunion Address on June 8

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

Thursday

January 12, 2012
2:30 pm

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle of Higher Education blogger Richard Kahlenberg, who writes about innovation in higher education, names Clayton Spencer’s appointment as the…

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Wednesday

December 21, 2011
3:06 pm

Student Video looks at President-Elect Spencer

Following the announcement of her presidency by the Bates Board of Trustees, Matt Baker-White ’13 of Williamstown, Mass., documented President-elect…

Friday

December 16, 2011
3:07 pm

Presidential Announcement: News and social media coverage

Below is a summary of coverage of the election of Clayton Spencer by news media, social media and the Bates…

Friday

December 9, 2011
3:06 pm

Presidential Announcement: Images

The Bates community meets President-elect Clayton Spencer.