Archives for "Trustees"


October 4, 2010 2:08 pm

Renewed Garcelon Field dedication is Parents & Family Weekend highlight

• Click thumbnails below to view  Garcelon Field images taken this week:Bates College will dedicate comprehensive renovations to historic Garcelon…


September 2, 2010 1:41 pm

Chronicle of Higher Education quotes thought-leader Merisotis '86 on rankings

The Chronicle of Higher Education‘s Richard Kahlenberg discusses a new book by Ben Wildavsky, former education editor at U.S. News…


September 2, 2010 1:02 pm

Dow Jones Financial Adviser profiles wealth-management guru Karl Mills '82

The Dow Jones blog Financial Adviser dubs Karl Mills ’82 the “Artful Contrarian” for the independent investment spirit of his…


July 2, 2010 2:45 pm

New College mission statement: thoughts from participants

The group that worked together to craft the new Mission Statement of the College offer their thoughts on the meanings of these 77 words.


April 23, 2010 6:14 am

Memorial service for Frank Coffin '40 rescheduled to May 8

A memorial service planned for Frank Coffin ’40 earlier this year was postponed due to a snow storm. The service is now planned for May 8 at the University of Southern Maine in Portland.


April 2, 2010 1:14 pm

President Hansen lauds Bonney '80 for philanthropy, education leadership

“He demonstrates three of the most important and interrelated capacities that a rigorous liberal arts education promotes: seeing around corners, building bridges and embracing contradictions and conflicts with generosity.”


March 1, 2010 5:18 pm

Trustees: Suggestions welcome for future honorands

Normally four or five in number, our honorary degree recipients are diverse persons of great distinction whose achievements are consonant with the values of Bates College.


December 14, 2009 3:37 pm

Bates names new vice president and dean of enrollment and external affairs

“Nancy Cable brings us the expertise, national reputation and leadership skills needed to engage all Bates constituencies in advancing the mission of the College.” — Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen


November 5, 2009 11:35 am

President Hansen's mid-semester update: Finances, facilities and planning for Bates' future

“As we head into the second half of Fall semester and following on our first Board meeting of the year, I write to express ongoing appreciation for all the outstanding work that you are doing and to update you on some important matters that our Trustees considered.” — President Elaine Tuttle Hansen


September 30, 2009 10:47 am

Beloit Daily News covers inauguration of Scott Bierman '77

The Beloit Daily News covers the Sept. 25, 2009, inauguration of H. Scott Bierman ’77 as the 11th president of…