Archives for "Update"

Tuesday

September 26, 2017 10:33 am

Bates Community Letter: Fall 2017

Dear Members of the Bates Community, Now that we have settled into the 2017–18 academic year, I write to share…

Tuesday

September 5, 2017 4:10 pm

Statement on Decision to End Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Policy

We are deeply disappointed by President Trump’s cruel decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. Ending…

Wednesday

June 14, 2017 8:24 am

Update and Findings of Independent Investigation

Dear Members of the Bates Community: I write to share the findings of the investigation into an incident that occurred…

Friday

May 19, 2017 2:55 pm

Update on Recent Campus Events

Dear Members of the Bates Community, As this week comes to a close, I write to share an update on…

Monday

May 15, 2017 2:28 pm

Message to the Bates Community

Dear Members of the Bates Community, On Saturday night, at a campus party hosted by the Women of Color student…

Monday

January 30, 2017 11:36 am

Statement on Executive Order Regarding Immigration

Dear Members of the Bates Community, This past Friday, President Trump signed an executive order that, among other things, bans…

Wednesday

January 18, 2017 6:00 am

Response to Open Letter Regarding Undocumented Students

In early December, The Bates Student printed an open letter asking the Bates administration to announce the measures we will…

Wednesday

November 30, 2016 3:25 pm

A message to the Bates community

A message to the Bates community

Dear Members of the Bates Community, I hope Thanksgiving provided time with family and friends and an opportunity for restoration…

Monday

September 19, 2016 10:21 am

Bates Community Letter: Fall 2016

Bates Community Letter: Fall 2016

With opening days behind us, the Class of 2020 duly welcomed, and new and returning students ensconced in their dorms, classes, and activities, I write to share news from campus and provide a preview of the year ahead.

Tuesday

September 3, 2013 7:37 pm

‘Some Thoughts on Work’: Remarks at Convocation, Sept. 3, 2013

Thank you, Brent, and thank you, Matt, for those very thoughtful reflections. I am going to direct my remarks today…