Archives for "Leaders"
August 26, 2013 4:38 pm
The Portland Press Herald sought the opinion of the Bates president, among others, about the new proposal.
July 18, 2013 8:00 am
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.
July 15, 2013 3:00 pm
Alumni rallied to deliver several annual giving milestones to the 2012–13 Bates Fund.
May 26, 2013 3:23 pm
“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.”
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.”
May 3, 2013 3:44 pm
In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”
April 23, 2013 3:00 pm
The honorary degree candidates “show us how the values that define the Bates experience can shape, and take shape in, the world,” said President Spencer.
February 21, 2013 9:00 am
Spencer’s interview on student radio station WRBC-FM touched on a range of topics, including the obligation of a liberal arts college to help graduates get job and what responsible investing looks like.
February 14, 2013 3:16 pm
English professor Theri Pickens has organized a March 2 symposium that will show students how knowledge about identity and difference can be put into practice in the workaday world.
January 22, 2013 5:00 pm
Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.