Office of the President Archives


April 27, 2020 9:04 am

April 27: Update on financial impact of COVID-19

Dear Colleagues, As we enter another week of managing through a global crisis that has disrupted our personal and professional…


April 14, 2020 8:00 am

Faculty-Staff Working Group on Fall Planning and College Finances

Dear Colleagues: As we enter the last week of classes for the semester, I write to provide an update on…


April 6, 2020 7:50 pm

Announcement About Reunion Weekend 2020

Dear Bates Alumni, I write today to share what I know will be disappointing news: Due to the COVID-19 crisis,…


April 6, 2020 7:48 pm

Announcement About Commencement

Dear Seniors, I write today with important information about plans for this year’s Commencement. Given where we stand with the…