Stories about "career"
Brian McGrory '84, editor of The Boston Globe. (Suzanne Kreiter/Boston Globe staff)
Boston Globe editor McGrory ’84 to discuss the state of journalism

Thursday, January 21, 2016 3:46 pm

Brian McGrory '84, a 27-year veteran of The Boston Globe and now the paper's editor, has guided the paper to Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting, including awards for coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Christina Saunders '06 and Becky Corrie, Phillips Professor of Art and Visual Culture, pose in Olin 104 before Saunders' Nov. 4 talk. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Curating Himalayan art or protecting IP, their art majors ‘resonate every day’

Friday, October 30, 2015 10:30 am

Christina Saunders '06 and Tasha Kimmet '07 talk about what they've accomplished (so far) with their art and visual culture majors.

Stephen Gresham '03 (speaking) was one of seven alumni to offer wisdom from their own working lives during the May 2015 "Working Weekend" program. (Josh Kuckens/Bates College)
‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

Monday, May 18, 2015 1:57 pm

Bates College alumni helped students explore how to create meaning in their working lives during the May 16 "Working Weekend" event.

Carol Gaffney '67.
Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 1:47 pm

The "Purposeful Work Unplugged" series welcomes consulting psychologist Carol Gaffney to Bates College for a question-and-answer session on March 19.

Seattle Chocolates’ Owner and CEO, Jean Thompson '82. (Kate Baldwin)
Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

Thursday, November 6, 2014 11:01 am

In the latest in a series of Bates College events exploring purposeful work, the CEO of Seattle Chocolates and the CMO for retailer L.L.Bean discuss their experiences on Nov. 10.

Bo Ra Kim.
Jack Kent Cooke award to support graduate studies at Columbia for Bo Ra Kim ’14

Friday, June 27, 2014 1:41 pm

The highly competitive Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarships are worth up to $50,000 annually for graduate studies in the U.S. or abroad.

Stangle takes students' questions during a talk as part of the Purposeful Work: Voices in Entrepreneurship speaker series on March 5, 2014. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Hire smart people and lean on the Bates network, says Entrepreneurship speaker Bruce Stangle ’70

Monday, April 21, 2014 3:00 pm

Stangle's visit was part of the Voices in Entrepreneurship series sponsored by the college's Purposeful Work initiative.

President Clayton Spencer speaks with Steve Woods of TideSmart Talk in the studio. Photo courtesy of TideSmart Radio.
Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 10:33 am

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

Audio Slide Show: ‘Mentoring and Learning’ — Kim Sullivan fosters college aspirations

Friday, June 21, 2013 12:46 pm

Bonner Leader Kim Sullivan ’13 discusses her commitment to the City of...

Student athletes listen to alumni speak at GAME Day on May 4, 2013.
Slideshow: Student athletes get into GAME Day

Monday, May 6, 2013 3:23 pm

At the May 4 event, a panel of alumni shared how students can leverage their athletics experience for career success.

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