2016 New York City event with President Spencer

On Tuesday, April 5, at the Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, President Clayton Spencer moderated a discussion of the Purposeful Work Initiative with Director of Program Design for Purposeful Work Rebecca Fraser-Thill, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Quill.org Peter J. Gault ’11, and Founding Principal of The Street Plans Collaborative Michael P. Lydon ’04.

Purposeful Work is a college-wide initiative that helps Bates students identify and cultivate their interests and strengths and acquire the knowledge, experiences, and relationships necessary to pursue their aspirations with imagination and integrity. For more information on the Purposeful Work Initiative, please review the 2015 Purposeful Work Internships Outcomes Report and this overview of Purposeful Work Practitioner-Taught Courses.

Please enjoy this slideshow of images from the event. All photos by Will Ragozzino.