Archives for "Leaders"

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.  

Thursday

December 19, 2013 12:27 pm

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

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.

Tuesday

December 10, 2013 10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

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

Friday

November 8, 2013 9:55 am

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

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.

Monday

October 28, 2013 11:34 am

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

$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.