Archives for "People and groups"
July 18, 2013 8:00 am
President Spencer is part of a new national group of college and university leaders who will explore ways in which new technological approaches to higher education might be used to boost the number of Americans able to earn a college degree.
July 15, 2013 3:00 pm
Alumni rallied to deliver several annual giving milestones to the 2012–13 Bates Fund.
May 26, 2013 3:23 pm
“Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed,” the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. “And that’s actually your job.”
May 9, 2013 6:00 pm
Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96
Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”
May 3, 2013 3:44 pm
In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”
April 23, 2013 3:00 pm
The honorary degree candidates “show us how the values that define the Bates experience can shape, and take shape in, the world,” said President Spencer.
April 17, 2013 2:43 pm
Jon Marcus ’82 describes solidarity and resolve in the aftermath of the April 15 bombings.
April 16, 2013 1:52 pm
Spurred by the mantra “Beat Colby,” Bates’ young alumni have secured their first March Mania victory in the challenge’s four-year history.
March 6, 2013 12:10 pm
“The Swaggering Damsel,” a 17th-century comedy, appears in Bates College performances on Thursday through Sunday, March 21-24.
February 28, 2013 2:42 pm
In back-to-back concerts March 14-15, Bates presents singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards and jazz saxophonist Wayne DeLano.