Media Coverage

President Spencer comments on proposed college rating system
The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 19, 2014

Trick or Drink, No More
Inside Higher Ed, Oct. 29, 2014

President Spencer named one of Maine’s most influential leaders
Maine Magazine, July 2014

Life Lessons: “Dr. Lisa Radio Hour” interview with President Spencer about various modes of learning, Sept. 8, 2013

Grit and Shared Enterprise: Clayton Spencer, the eighth president of Bates College, comes to Maine
Maine Magazine, April 2013.

Interview with Clayton Spencer
WRBC 91.5 FM, February 10, 2013

Bates College president praises community
Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal, January 17, 2013

Bates College welcomes A. Clayton Spencer as eighth president during inauguration
Boston Globe, October 27, 2012

New Bates president hits the right note
Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal, September 5, 2012

Bates’ new president takes charge
Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal, September 2, 2012

Appointment of Spencer named a “best” development in college equity of 2011
Chronicle of Higher Education, December 22, 2011

New president brings big vision to Bates College
Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal, December 5, 2011

Vice President of Harvard Will Lead Bates College
New York Times, December 4, 2011

Maine college has new President
Associated Press, December 4, 2011

A. Clayton Spencer Appointed President of Bates
Harvard Magazine, December 4, 2011

Official Bates press release on President Spencer’s appointment

From Bates News

Spencer joins select group of college leaders in Presidential Innovation Lab project
July 18, 2013

‘Terrific showing’ as Bates Fund posts $6.27 million in gifts, 50 percent alumni participation
July 15, 2013

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back
May 26, 2013

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