Archives for "Leaders"

Friday

June 20, 2014 4:18 pm

18 stories and moments from the 2014 Bates College year

18 stories and moments from the 2014 Bates College year

Before the books close on 2014, we want to share some of the stories and moments from the past year.

Wednesday

May 7, 2014 11:00 pm

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

Stangle family makes leadership gift to Catalyst Fund

In a public show of support, the Stangle family joins the multimillion dollar Catalyst Fund effort supporting the college’s strategic initiatives.

Tuesday

April 29, 2014 2:08 pm

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

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.

Thursday

April 17, 2014 2:37 pm

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

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.

Tuesday

April 8, 2014 2:54 pm

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

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.

Thursday

March 27, 2014 4:21 pm

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

Campus Construction Update: March 27, 2014

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

Thursday

February 20, 2014 8:00 am

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

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.

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 10:15 am

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

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.

Wednesday

January 15, 2014 10:42 am

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

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.

Friday

January 10, 2014 1:18 pm

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

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

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