Archives for "President's Speeches and Statements"
May 17, 2018 10:47 am
Dear Members of the Bates Community, I am pleased to share with you our plan to create a public…
December 13, 2017 11:40 am
I am delighted to announce the appointment of five faculty members to endowed professorships, effective in 2017–18.
September 26, 2017 10:33 am
Dear Members of the Bates Community, Now that we have settled into the 2017–18 academic year, I write to share…
September 5, 2017 4:10 pm
We are deeply disappointed by President Trump’s cruel decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. Ending…
September 5, 2017 1:26 pm
I cannot remember a time in my professional experience when matters of context and principle have intruded so insistently into the project of teaching the next generation of students.
August 14, 2017 3:00 pm
Dear Members of the Bates Community, The events of this past weekend in Charlottesville, based on hatred, bigotry, and deeply…
June 14, 2017 8:24 am
Dear Members of the Bates Community: I write to share the findings of the investigation into an incident that occurred…
May 19, 2017 2:55 pm
Dear Members of the Bates Community, As this week comes to a close, I write to share an update on…
May 15, 2017 2:28 pm
Dear Members of the Bates Community, On Saturday night, at a campus party hosted by the Women of Color student…
February 10, 2017 8:00 am
I write to share my thinking and seek your advice about the transition in the Dean of Faculty role.