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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

Friday

November 8, 2013
9:55 am

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

Monday

October 28, 2013
11:34 am

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

The money will be spent, over and above our annual operating budget, over five years to move forward on key college initiatives.

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

Monday

October 21, 2013
10:00 am

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

President Clayton Spencer said, “I am deeply grateful to Tedd for leading our student life program with exceptional thoughtfulness and a steady hand during a time of transformational change.”

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

Wednesday

September 4, 2013
1:12 pm

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

During Convocation 2013, President Clayton Spencer offered an address that drew connections between the education that the new students are beginning and the lives Bates hopes to prepare them for.

Convocation 2013: Preparing for a well-aligned life

Monday

August 26, 2013
4:38 pm

Portland paper quotes Spencer on Obama plan to rate colleges’ cost and value

The Portland Press Herald sought the opinion of the Bates president, among others, about the new proposal.

Portland paper quotes Spencer on Obama plan to rate colleges’ cost and value

Thursday

July 18, 2013
8:00 am

Spencer joins select group of college leaders in Presidential Innovation Lab project

President Spencer is part of a new national group of college and university leaders who will explore ways in which new technological approaches to higher education might be used to boost the number of Americans able to earn a college degree.

Spencer joins select group of college leaders in Presidential Innovation Lab project

Monday

July 15, 2013
3:00 pm

‘Terrific showing’ as Bates Fund posts $6.27 million in gifts, 50 percent alumni participation

Alumni rallied to deliver several annual giving milestones to the 2012–13 Bates Fund.

‘Terrific showing’ as Bates Fund posts $6.27 million in gifts, 50 percent alumni participation

Sunday

May 26, 2013
3:23 pm

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

“Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed,” the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. “And that’s actually your job.”

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

Thursday

May 9, 2013
6:00 pm

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96