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Saturday

October 15, 2011
12:00 am

Asking Bates to welcome change, President Hansen made Bates’ framework firmer

In her final Bates interview, outgoing Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen talks about the college meeting challenges by being “alive to change.”

Wednesday

October 12, 2011
4:40 pm

Higher ed leaders to discuss cost — and value — of top-quality higher education

Bates College, in partnership with Brown University and Northeastern University, will host approximately 200 New England higher education leaders for a Leadership Symposium on College Cost, Price and Financial Aid, featuring an array of national experts on these subjects, from noon to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.

Friday

September 9, 2011
3:37 pm

Trustee Barbara Raths '96

Among trustees recently elected to the Bates board is Barbara M. Raths ’96 of Portland, deputy treasurer of the state of Maine.

Friday

September 9, 2011
3:31 pm

Trustee Dervilla McCann '77

Among trustees recently elected to the Bates board is Dr. Dervilla M. McCann ’77 of Winthrop, Maine, a cardiologist and partner with Androscoggin Cardiology Associates and Maine Research associates in Auburn.

Friday

September 9, 2011
3:28 pm

McCann '77, Raths '96 and Rossello join Board of Trustees

Bates President Nancy J. Cable has announced that the Bates Board of Trustees recently elected three new members.

Friday

September 9, 2011
3:27 pm

Trustee John Rossello

Among new trustees elected to the Bates board is John T. Rossello Jr. of Holliston, Mass., a former partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, a global corporation that is the world’s second-largest professional services firm.

Wednesday

September 7, 2011
5:31 pm

Video: President Cable explores 'our shared anthem" in Convocation address

In her Convocation Invitation to the College Community, President Cable transcended the usual convocation advice, instead asking the entire campus…

Wednesday

September 7, 2011
3:59 pm

Don’t be ruled by social constructs, ‘Winning’ author tells Convocation audience

“Become a sociologist of conscience, or perhaps an archeologist of culture,” the Bates College Class of 2015 was told as the new academic year began — in other words, this is your time to understand, and redefine, the social norms that guide us through life.

Thursday

September 1, 2011
2:51 pm

President Nancy J. Cable

By unanimous vote of the Bates College Board of Trustees, Nancy J. Cable was appointed interim president of Bates College April 12, 2011, and assumed her duties on July 1, 2011. Bates has begun a national search for its next president, who will begin service to the college on or before July 1, 2012.

Thursday

September 1, 2011
2:47 pm

Convocation to feature remarks by faculty member nationally noted for recent book

Bates begins its 154th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 6, with Convocation ceremonies that formally open the year and welcome new students, including transfer students and the 506 members of the Class of 2015.