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Wednesday

April 13, 2011 3:13 pm

President Hansen’s biographical background

Elaine Tuttle Hansen became president of Bates College on July 1, 2002, the seventh president of the College since its…

Wednesday

April 13, 2011 3:12 pm

Major Achievements During President Hansen’s Tenure

Strengthening Student Diversity Hansen’s emphasis has been first on revitalizing a campus-wide conversation about the college’s commitment to diversity and…

Wednesday

April 13, 2011 3:02 pm

To the Bates College Community From Trustee Chairman Mike Bonney ’80

On behalf of the Bates College Board of Trustees, I write to announce that President Elaine Hansen has informed the Trustee Executive Committee of her intention to step down as Bates President effective July 2011.

Wednesday

April 13, 2011 2:46 pm

Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen plans to step down after nine years in office for new leadership position

Elaine Tuttle Hansen, the seventh President of Bates College, announced to the campus community today that she plans to step down from her post as president effective July 2011. She will depart after nine years of leadership in which the institution — already regarded as a national and international leader in liberal arts and sciences education — has moved into an ever-stronger position in academic stature and reputation.