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Guide to the Clayton Rose Administrative Records, 2015-2019

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Clayton Rose: administrative records,
Bowdoin College. Office of the President
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George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
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Restricted for 20 years from date of creation; exceptions noted in series descriptions.

Clayton S. Rose, Ph.D., is the fifteenth president of Bowdoin College. He was inaugurated officially as Bowdoin's fifteenth president on October 17, 2015. Rose previously served as a member of the faculty at the Harvard Business School, where he taught and wrote on the responsibilities of leadership, managerial values and ethics, and the role of business in society. Originally from San Rafael, California, Rose earned his undergraduate degree (1980) and M.B.A. (1981) at the University of Chicago. In 2003, following a highly successful 20-year leadership and management career in finance, he enrolled in the doctoral program in sociology at the University of Pennsylvania earning his master's degree in 2005 and his Ph.D. with distinction in 2007. Rose is a member of the board of trustees of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and previously served on the board of the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago. He is also a member of the board of directors of XL Group. His wife of 32 years, Julianne H. Rose, originally from Rosemont, Penn., earned her undergraduate degree in biology magna cum laude at Boston College and her M.B.A. at the University of Chicago. She began her career in finance, held elected office at the municipal level for many years, and owns a small business in Wells, Maine. They have two sons, Garett and Jordan.

Records from the Office of the President.

Series Description:

Memorabelia and files related to inauguration of Clayton Rose, October 17, 2015.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Inauguration citations

box 1

Series Description:

Speeches delivered by President Clayton Rose during his tenure at Bowdoin and elsewhere.


Arranged chronologically.

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Messages, 2015-2016

box 1 folder 5

Messages, 2016-2017

box 1 folder 6

Messages, 2017-2018

box 1 folder 7

Messages, 2018-2019

box 2 folder 8

Speeches, 2015-2016

box 1 folder 1

Speeches, 2016-2017

box 1 folder 2

Speeches, 2017-2018

box 1 folder 3

Speeches, 2018-2019

box 1 folder 4

Conditions Governing Access:

Restricted for 20 years from date of creation.

Resolutions of Appreciation, Board of Trustees

box 1 folder 9

Above Board: Board Retreat 2018

box 1 folder 10

Report of the President's Working Group on Knowledge, Skills, and Creative Dispositions

box 1 folder 11

In Any Weather, Clayton Rose, Paula Volent, and Matt Orlando talk about the endowment, 2019

box 1 Folder 12