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Monday

October 22, 2012
3:30 pm

Nancy J. Cable, vice president and former interim president, to lead Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

Bates Vice President Nancy Cable has been appointed president of The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, a Florida-based philanthropic organization.

Nancy J. Cable, vice president and former interim president, to lead Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

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

Sunday

May 27, 2012
3:57 pm

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

In a ceremony rich with laughs thanks to honorands Bonnie Bassler, Robert De Niro and Gwen Ifill, 463 Bates graduates received their diplomas on May 27.

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

Friday

December 9, 2011
6:51 pm

Year-End Teleconference features Nancy Cable, Mike Bonney ’80

Interim President Nancy Cable and Board Chair Mike Bonney ’80 will offer a Year-End Update Teleconference at noon, Eastern Standard Time, on Friday Dec. 16.

Year-End Teleconference features Nancy Cable, Mike Bonney ’80

Wednesday

November 2, 2011
7:54 pm

Video: Dedication of renovated Hedge and Roger Wiliams

Featured remarks at the dedication ceremony of renovated Hedge and Roger Williams halls: Cosmin Ghita ’12 of Bucharest, Romania, president of…

Video: Dedication of renovated Hedge and Roger Wiliams

Wednesday

November 2, 2011
5:46 pm

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Video clips of the five speakers at the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid at Bates College. Watch…

Video: Selections from the Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

Tuesday

November 1, 2011
5:11 pm

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Everyone knows that the big story about higher education is that costs are out of control. That story sets the tone for media coverage of higher education, and it’s the story that keeps parents awake at night. And it’s wrong.

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Monday

October 31, 2011
6:26 pm

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

Thursday

October 27, 2011
6:38 pm

Video: Ribbon cutting dedicates Hedge and Roger Williams halls

Led by President Nancy Cable and Chairman of the Board Mike Bonney ’80, members of the Bates community participate in…

Video: Ribbon cutting dedicates Hedge and Roger Williams halls

Wednesday

October 12, 2011
4:40 pm

Higher ed leaders to discuss cost — and value — of top-quality higher education

Bates College, in partnership with Brown University and Northeastern University, will host approximately 200 New England higher education leaders for a Leadership Symposium on College Cost, Price and Financial Aid, featuring an array of national experts on these subjects, from noon to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.