Office of the President Archives


September 20, 2022 12:21 pm

Bates Community Letter: Fall 2022

From the arrival of the Class of 2026 with their loved ones and their “stuff,” to the faculty settling into their new spaces in the rejuvenated Dana Hall, to encounters with colleagues in virtually every corner of our campus, these past few weeks have brought a palpable energy back to Bates. 


May 11, 2021 11:35 am

May 2021 Financial Update for Faculty & Staff

Dear Colleagues, As we approach the end of the academic and fiscal years, I write to share an update on…


June 2, 2020 4:18 pm

Racism and Educational Mission

Racism and Educational Mission

On behalf of Bates College, I condemn these acts of extreme cruelty and the long history of racial injustice and violence against black, brown, and indigenous people that have made them possible and dangerously routine.


October 12, 2018 8:44 am

Update on Veterans’ Recognition Project

I write with a brief update and an invitation to participate in the Veterans’ Recognition Project at Bates.