Archives for "People and groups"

Wednesday

January 15, 2014 10:42 am

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

President Spencer attends today’s White House summit on college opportunity

Livestreamed at www.whitehouse.gov/live, the event is hosted by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.

Tuesday

January 14, 2014 8:51 am

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.

Friday

January 10, 2014 1:18 pm

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on the boycott of Israeli academic institutions

President Clayton Spencer’s statement on the boycott of Israeli academic institutions

Read President Spencer’s statement on the American Studies Association boycott.  

Friday

December 20, 2013 2:00 pm

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

With a Bates banner at the ready, the climbers hope to celebrate the new year atop the 22,800-foot peak.

Thursday

December 19, 2013 12:27 pm

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

New residence halls on Campus Avenue begin the Campus Life Project

The Campus Life Project will establish a dynamic center of Bates life on the southeast side of campus.

Tuesday

December 10, 2013 10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.

Wednesday

November 13, 2013 8:08 am

Senior weaves extraordinary family history with investigative look at Germany during Holocaust, and now

Senior weaves extraordinary family history with investigative look at Germany during Holocaust, and now

Rachel Baumann discusses her grandparents’ travails during the Holocaust, and offers insights into wartime history and the roles of humanity and faith, on Nov. 15.

Monday

November 11, 2013 10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

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.”

Friday

November 8, 2013 9:55 am

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

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.

Monday

November 4, 2013 9:37 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Travis Gould, physics

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.”