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Symposium explores promises, perils of ‘generation gap’ in tech, diversity

Friday, May 1, 2009 1:58 pm

"We're in the middle of a revolution," Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen said at midday on April 30, "and it's a hard place to see from."

Powering Up

Monday, April 20, 2009 1:42 pm

The annual Presidential Symposium

Leading to change

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 3:27 pm

Shifting U.S. demographics intersect with Bates' forward-looking mission

With Justice for All in Our Multicultural Nation

Thursday, May 8, 2008 4:00 pm

Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke on civil rights and multi-culturalism. (Total time: 1:07:42)

Proceedings of college's diversity and demographics symposium available online

Friday, June 15, 2007 11:25 am

About 150 Bates faculty, staff, students, college Trustees and members of the local community attended and engaged in the presidential symposium A College for 'Coming Time': Diversity and Changing Demographics in Higher Education, convened by President Elaine Tuttle Hansen.

Symposium on diversity and demographics at Bates May 10

Tuesday, May 8, 2007 11:05 am

A symposium titled "A College for Coming Time: Diversity and the Changing Demographics of Higher Education" on May 10 takes its title from early writings of Bates founder Oren B. Cheney, who envisioned a new institution of learning to serve those who did not have easy access to higher education.