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Monday

November 11, 2013
10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O’Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting “have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others.”

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Friday

November 8, 2013
9:55 am

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

Monday

November 4, 2013
9:37 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

“Being in the classroom is something I always find immediately rewarding,” says Bates physicist Travis Gould. “I feel like I’m making a difference for somebody.”

Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

Wednesday

October 30, 2013
3:41 pm

Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Economics and politics faculty helped demystify Washington’s recent troubles in an Oct. 23 panel presentation.

Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Monday

October 28, 2013
11:34 am

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

The money will be spent, over and above our annual operating budget, over five years to move forward on key college initiatives.

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

Monday

October 28, 2013
9:23 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

“I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities,” says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Monday

October 21, 2013
4:28 pm

Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

To some people, says historian Lydia Barnett, Hurricane Sandy signified something more than merely physical phenomena.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

Monday

October 21, 2013
10:00 am

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

President Clayton Spencer said, “I am deeply grateful to Tedd for leading our student life program with exceptional thoughtfulness and a steady hand during a time of transformational change.”

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

Wednesday

October 9, 2013
3:44 pm

Video: For V-12 participants, a time to celebrate and remember

Seventy years after they learned the basics of Navy life on the Bates campus, nine alumni of the college’s V-12…

Video: For V-12 participants, a time to celebrate and remember

Thursday

September 19, 2013
10:00 am

Slide show: 21 pivotal first moments for the Class of 2017

Take a look at 21 first moments for the Class of 2017, from move-in day to first week of classes.

Slide show: 21 pivotal first moments for the Class of 2017