Academic Year 2021-22 Archives


January 28, 2022 2:00 pm

Jan. 28: Campus Update for Bates Employees

Colleagues, As ever, thank you for all you do. We’ve had a busy January, complete with snow, rain, ice, and…


January 14, 2022 2:00 pm

Jan. 14: Campus Update for Employees

Dear Colleagues,  I hope your 2022 is off to a good start. It’s great to have our students back on…


December 29, 2021 10:59 am

Dec. 29: Faculty and Staff Update: Winter Semester Plans

Dear Faculty and Staff, I write today to provide you with an update about plans for this upcoming semester. Please…


September 8, 2021 7:40 am

Sept. 8: COVID-19 Update for Employees

Dear Colleagues, I write today with an update on campus public health policies and important information regarding our COVID-19 testing…


August 16, 2021 9:43 am

Aug. 16: Important Updated Public Health Policies for Employees

Dear Faculty and Staff, Since the beginning of the pandemic, the college has based its public health policies on recommendations…


June 30, 2021 9:00 am

June 30: Updated Employee COVID Policies

Dear Colleagues,  I write to update our policies and practices to keep pace with changes in science, CDC guidance, local…