Archives for "People and groups"
July 15, 2013 3:00 pm
Alumni rallied to deliver several annual giving milestones to the 2012–13 Bates Fund.
June 10, 2013 1:58 pm
If you want to know how the Bates education addresses student needs, developmental and intellectual, it’s hard to imagine anyone better equipped than Jill Reich.
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 26, 2013 1:00 pm
The graduates’ level of community engagement and real world applied learning, said Gary Hirshberg, “will be as critical a contributor to your futures as any academic achievement.”
May 26, 2013 11:00 am
Following in their parents’ footprints may have led them to Bates, but children of alumni blaze their own trails on campus — and their families couldn’t be more proud.
May 21, 2013 3:04 pm
Known as a top producer of students receiving Fulbright U.S. Student Grants, Bates will graduate 10 such students — a record number for the college.
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 18, 2013 3:39 pm
Initiatives to foster Mideast dialogue and nurture collaborative conversations in Myanmar have garnered Davis Project for Peace awards for three students.