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Wednesday

April 13, 2011
3:12 pm

Major Achievements During President Hansen’s Tenure

Strengthening Student Diversity Hansen’s emphasis has been first on revitalizing a campus-wide conversation about the college’s commitment to diversity and…

Wednesday

April 13, 2011
3:02 pm

To the Bates College Community From Trustee Chairman Mike Bonney ’80

On behalf of the Bates College Board of Trustees, I write to announce that President Elaine Hansen has informed the Trustee Executive Committee of her intention to step down as Bates President effective July 2011.

Wednesday

April 13, 2011
2:46 pm

Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen plans to step down after nine years in office for new leadership position

Elaine Tuttle Hansen, the seventh President of Bates College, announced to the campus community today that she plans to step down from her post as president effective July 2011. She will depart after nine years of leadership in which the institution — already regarded as a national and international leader in liberal arts and sciences education — has moved into an ever-stronger position in academic stature and reputation.

Monday

March 21, 2011
11:36 am

William C. Carey '82 appointed to Board of Trustees

Carey is a member of the board of Financial Research Corporation, an asset management market research firm in Boston owned by Mercatus Partners LLC. He has also served on the boards of directors of Fidelity Charitable Services, the National Defined Contribution Council/SPARK , the Employee Benefit Research Institute, and Yankee Publishing.

Wednesday

March 9, 2011
4:44 pm

Three reasons to cheer Bates faculty scholarship

Why is faculty scholarship important at a college like Bates? At a March 7 reception designed to celebrate such scholarship,…

Monday

March 7, 2011
3:08 pm

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, a 'joyous man,' remembered in Chapel observance

The mourners who gathered in the Chapel today to remember the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65 stayed silent when…

Tuesday

March 1, 2011
3:00 pm

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, Harvard minister and beloved son of Bates, dies at age 68

The Rev. Peter J. Gomes ’65, D.D. ’96 died Feb. 28, 2011, at Massachusetts General Hospital of complications from a stroke he suffered in December. He was 68 years old.

Friday

February 11, 2011
12:41 pm

Garcelon Field Is Looking Good

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show Makeover complete, Garcelon Field re-asserts itself as prime Bates real…

Friday

February 11, 2011
10:01 am

Bates Matters: Network Change

Bates uses a networked approach to pursue innovation in three key initiatives By President Elaine Tuttle Hansen By now, most…

Tuesday

February 1, 2011
2:02 pm

Slide show: An historic week for the arts at Bates

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show. From the Arts Summit on Monday through the Arts Crawl…