Archives for "Leaders"

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

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.”

Friday

May 3, 2013 3:44 pm

Maine magazine profiles President Clayton Spencer

In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”

Tuesday

April 23, 2013 3:00 pm

2013 Commencement honorary degrees announced; address by Stonyfield Farm’s Gary Hirshberg

2013 Commencement honorary degrees announced; address by Stonyfield Farm’s Gary Hirshberg

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.

Thursday

February 21, 2013 9:00 am

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

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.

Thursday

February 14, 2013 3:16 pm

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

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.

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 5:00 pm

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

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.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 1:44 pm

Savoy Magazine names Sene ’00 among ‘most influential’ in corporate America

Savoy Magazine names Sene ’00 among ‘most influential’ in corporate America

Lena Sene ’00 is a managing parter with Deer Isle Capital and an expert on global investing in Africa.

Wednesday

November 7, 2012 4:11 am

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Matthews’ inaugural music to be reprised in orchestral concert

Music written for the recent inauguration of President Clayton Spencer is featured in the next performance of the Bates College Orchestra, on Nov. 10,

Friday

November 2, 2012 11:25 am

Video: Inauguration moments

Video: Inauguration moments

It’s all here, from the fellowship of Bates’ four presidents together to the Spencer family gathering for a photograph.

Thursday

November 1, 2012 4:30 pm

Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Video: time-lapse of Merrill’s transformation from gym to inaugural stage

Merrill Gym undergoes a transformation from sports venue to theatrical stage for the inauguration of Clayton Spencer.