Stories about "Leaders"
Of Stamens and Stamina

Sunday, March 1, 2009 10:57 am

Iris breeder and masters swimmer John White ’39 reaps the rewards of patience.

Authority on diversity in higher education to speak at Bates College

Friday, February 27, 2009 1:47 pm

Sylvia Hurtado, an expert on student educational outcomes and diversity in higher education, visits Bates College to give a talk titled "Preparing College Students for a Diverse Democracy".

History professor Hall receives Kroepsch Award for teaching excellence

Thursday, February 26, 2009 11:56 am

Associate Professor of History Joseph Hall Jr., a member of the Bates College faculty since 2002, has received the college's 2009 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching. In conjunction with this honor, Hall gives a talk titled "How Maine Was Discovered."

Bates debates Yale, hosts national parliamentary debate tournament

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:42 pm

The Brooks Quimby Debate Council hosts an American Parliamentary Debate Association Tournament at Bates College. As tournament host, the Bates team won't debate in this competition.To keep the squad limber, however, Bates team members will debate the Yale University team.

Recession special gives college degree in three years, not four

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:17 pm

Bryan McNulty, director of Communications and Media Relations at Bates, was quoted in a Bloomberg.com story about colleges offering new, three-year programs to students looking to save money.

Carleton official named Beloit College president

Friday, February 13, 2009 1:10 pm

Various news outlets, including an Associated Press item in the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported on the appointment of H. Scott Bierman '77 as president of Beloit College.

A dot-com is born

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 1:13 pm

The Lewiston Sun-Journal reported on Elliot Moskow '10 of Coral Springs, who is chairman and CEO of Pricefalls.com, Fla., a startup that hopes to turn the conventional model of online auctions upside down.

Woodhead's coaching career celebrated with naming of throwing area

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 11:41 am

Pride and joy was evident in longtime Bates throwing coach Joe Woodhead's words and, yes, on his face too, when the longtime Bates throwing coach was feted prior to the annual Maine Men's Intercollegiate Track and Field Championships Saturday evening.

Entrepreneur finds success in luxury home market

Monday, February 9, 2009 1:20 pm

Chris Lynch '84, CEO of Legacy Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, founded his luxury real estate brokerage in Portland, Maine, in October 2005, now considered the best of times for the real estate market.

The Farmer's Father: Steve Hoad '72

Thursday, February 5, 2009 2:38 pm

Blind from birth, Steve Hoad was raised by a mother who “understood that children were children,” he says. “It was expected that I would do things children do.” His outdoors experiences as a child and a desire to conserve land solidified Hoad’s dream to one day live with his family on a farm.

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