August 7, 2015 1:04 pm
In Jamaica for Short Term, Professor of Anthropology Charles Carnegie asked his students to reflect on the social ideals that motivate their career interests. He asked them to imagine translating those ideals into action. In words and photographs are some of the answers to those prompts.
May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one’s idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
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.
October 24, 2014 12:00 pm
This year’s Parents & Family Weekend welcomed a record 1,800 guests, who got up to speed on Bates doings, including the Purposeful Work Initiative
May 14, 2014 3:22 pm
In a new Short Term course on digital innovation, students make pitches to alumni who’ve been on both sides of the negotiating table.
May 7, 2014 11:00 pm
In a public show of support, the Stangle family joins the multimillion dollar Catalyst Fund effort supporting the college’s strategic initiatives.
May 2, 2014 12:00 pm
A day with Thomas Goetz ’90, an author and entrepreneur who has scrutinized humanity’s dance with information technology since the early Internet Age.
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.
September 4, 2013 1:12 pm
During Convocation 2013, President Clayton Spencer offered an address that drew connections between the education that the new students are beginning and the lives Bates hopes to prepare them for.
February 14, 2013 3:16 pm
English professor Theri Pickens has organized a March 2 symposium that will show students how knowledge about identity and difference can be put into practice in the workaday world.