Archives for "Leaders"

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

The “Purposeful Work Unplugged” series welcomes consulting psychologist Carol Gaffney to Bates College for a question-and-answer session on March 19.

Friday

February 6, 2015 11:06 am

Campus Construction Update: Feb. 6, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Feb. 6, 2015

It’s hard to know for sure just what’s happening underground. And if the moles and worms know, they aren’t talking.

Thursday

January 29, 2015 4:41 pm

‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’ features Twitter’s brand strategy chief, CEO of marketing firm RKG

‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’ features Twitter’s brand strategy chief, CEO of marketing firm RKG

Major players in online business come to Bates College to discuss their industry and their career paths in a “Purposeful Work Unplugged” conversation on Jan. 29.

Thursday

November 6, 2014 11:01 am

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

In the latest in a series of Bates College events exploring purposeful work, the CEO of Seattle Chocolates and the CMO for retailer L.L.Bean discuss their experiences on Nov. 10.

Thursday

October 30, 2014 12:45 pm

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 30, 2014

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 30, 2014

Campus construction work will result in the closure of three side streets off Campus Avenue from Nov. 3-11.

Friday

October 24, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

This year’s Parents & Family Weekend welcomed a record 1,800 guests, who got up to speed on Bates doings, including the Purposeful Work Initiative

Friday

October 3, 2014 12:21 pm

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Watch the Oct. 3 livestream of a “Conversation with Clayton,” featuring President Spencer interviewing Thomas Goetz ’90, author of The Remedy, the Common Read for the Class of 2018.

Thursday

September 4, 2014 9:58 am

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

“I am thrilled that we will have the benefit of Geoff’s financial and organizational leadership as we work together to map our institutional priorities and develop the resources to support them,” said President Spencer.

Tuesday

September 2, 2014 4:25 pm

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

Likening the Bates experience to a voyage of discovery, Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer’s 2014 Convocation address was the centerpiece of the midday ceremony.

Thursday

August 28, 2014 12:25 pm

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

With Convocation in view, a new Age of Discovery is about to begin at Bates

For the dean of the faculty at Bates College, there’s a clear connection between a student’s journey while at Bates and the Age of Discovery that opened the globe to seafaring European explorers centuries ago.