Archives for "Leaders"

Tuesday

July 3, 2012 8:58 am

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

Clayton Spencer, Bates’ eighth president, began her first week in office with a couple of different kinds of greetings.

Sunday

July 1, 2012 10:38 am

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

As of midnight on June 30, 53 percent of alumni had made gifts to the Bates Fund — and the gifts keep rolling in.

Wednesday

June 13, 2012 9:31 am

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

Spencer: Liberal arts colleges face tough times, but Bates is ready

“How do we think about Bates and places like Bates in the context of this challenging world?” asked President-elect Clayton Spencer during the annual Reunion Address on June 8

Friday

June 1, 2012 3:50 pm

Stangle Award answers the question ‘What’s in a name?’

Stangle Award answers the question ‘What’s in a name?’

The inaugural award for distinguished service belongs its namesake: Bruce Stangle ’70.

Thursday

January 19, 2012 11:54 am

Bates board chair Bonney ’80 named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch

Bates board chair Bonney ’80 named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch

Bates board chair Mike Bonney ’80, CEO of Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., is one of the six best corporate leaders in the U.S., according to a leading financial news publication.

Thursday

January 12, 2012 2:30 pm

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle of Higher Education blogger Richard Kahlenberg, who writes about innovation in higher education, names Clayton Spencer’s appointment as the…

Wednesday

December 21, 2011 3:06 pm

Student Video looks at President-Elect Spencer

Following the announcement of her presidency by the Bates Board of Trustees, Matt Baker-White ’13 of Williamstown, Mass., documented President-elect…

Friday

December 16, 2011 3:07 pm

Presidential Announcement: News and social media coverage

Below is a summary of coverage of the election of Clayton Spencer by news media, social media and the Bates…

Tuesday

December 13, 2011 4:01 pm

New York Times quotes Merisotis ’86 about Obama college cost meeting

The New York Times was among many media outlets reporting on the private meeting Dec. 5 between President Obama and…

Friday

December 9, 2011 6:51 pm

Year-End Teleconference features Nancy Cable, Mike Bonney ’80

Year-End Teleconference features Nancy Cable, Mike Bonney ’80

Interim President Nancy Cable and Board Chair Mike Bonney ’80 will offer a Year-End Update Teleconference at noon, Eastern Standard Time, on Friday Dec. 16.