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Friday

April 29, 2011
8:41 am

Symposium speaker: In higher ed, 'fairly good' not good enough for diversity efforts

Providing an energizing start to the fourth symposium convened by President Elaine Tuttle Hansen to address issues of campus diversity and inclusiveness, Alma Clayton-Pedersen said that it’s time for academe to stop tinkering around the edges and, once and for all, effect thoroughgoing institutional change in the interests of human equity.

Friday

April 22, 2011
9:41 am

President Elaine Tuttle Hansen appointed executive director of the Center for Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins

The Johns Hopkins University announced on April 21 that Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen will become executive director of the…

Wednesday

April 13, 2011
3:13 pm

President Hansen’s biographical background

Elaine Tuttle Hansen became president of Bates College on July 1, 2002, the seventh president of the College since its…

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.

Tuesday

March 29, 2011
1:48 pm

Pamela Baker ’69 appointed vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty

Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen announced to the Bates community today that Associate Dean of the Faculty Pamela J. Baker, the College’s Helen A. Papaioanou Professor of Biological Sciences, has accepted a two-year appointment as the institution’s vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty, effective July 1.

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…