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Tuesday

April 29, 2014
2:08 pm

Terry Beckmann, Bates vice president for finance and administration, to retire May 30

Beckmann transformed the way Bates does business, says President Spencer. Her favorite project: the Hedge and Rogers Williams renovations.

Terry Beckmann, Bates vice president for finance and administration, to retire May 30

Thursday

April 17, 2014
2:37 pm

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Two intriguing new programs this spring will play to Short Term’s founding tradition of innovation.

Short Term, alive and kicking and ‘optimized for experimentation,’ begins April 21

Tuesday

April 8, 2014
2:54 pm

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Lisa Barry ’77, a veteran of 35 years of international government relations work, has joined the Bates Board of Trustees.

Trustee Lisa Barry ’77 brings deep experience in international government relations

Thursday

March 27, 2014
4:21 pm

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

CCU returns with a look at the forthcoming first phase of the Campus Life Project.

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

Thursday

February 20, 2014
8:00 am

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

With a goal of improving students’ career prospects through workplace immersion programs, “everyone wins,” says President Clayton Spencer.

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
10:15 am

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on climate change and college divestment

The statement outlines important aspects of the college’s institutional response to climate change and addresses whether Bates should divest from the fossil fuel industry.

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on climate change and college divestment

Wednesday

January 15, 2014
10:42 am

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

Livestreamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live, the event is hosted by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

Friday

January 10, 2014
1:18 pm

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on the boycott of Israeli academic institutions

Read President Spencer’s statement on the American Studies Association boycott.  

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on the boycott of Israeli academic institutions

Thursday

December 19, 2013
12:27 pm

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

The Campus Life Project will establish a dynamic center of Bates life on the southeast side of campus.

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

Tuesday

December 10, 2013
10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer