Office of the President Archives


May 30, 2020 8:10 pm

A Pause to Acknowledge

Bates President Clayton Spencer, VP for Equity and Inclusion Noelle Chaddock, and Bates Multifaith Chaplain Brittany Longsdorf take a moment to reflect and pause as our nation grapples with the recent, yet sadly familiar events, of continuing race-based violence.


May 19, 2020 4:19 pm

Reply to May 8, 2020 Letter from Faculty and Staff

Dear Colleagues, Many thanks for your letter, dated May 8 and signed by 52 members of faculty and staff and…


May 8, 2020 6:46 pm

Planning for Next Academic Year

Dear Bates Students and Families, Now that we have reached the end of a winter semester none of us could…


May 7, 2020 3:00 pm

Spring 2020 Board Meeting Summary

The Bates Board of Trustees held its spring meeting virtually on Friday, May 1, 2020, after most standing committees of…


May 7, 2020 11:44 am

Community Message: Revised Title IX Regulations

Dear Members of the Bates Community: Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights released revised regulations governing…