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Bates student in 2007.
Monday, April 16, 2012
Pacific Institute's Tice passes away
“Life is full of choices, and they are yours to make. Choose to make a difference . . . every day.” -Lou Tice
After a brief illness, Lou Tice, founder of the Seattle-based The Pacific Institute and self-help mentor, passed away on April 1.
In 2006, Bates and The Pacific Institute entered into a partnership that allowed more than 300 staff members to participate in the institute's Investment in Excellence and Thought Patterns for a Successful Career curricula. The college also offered a course to all new students called Strategies for Success, which aimed to increase their success in college and life, and was based principles taught in The Pacific Institute. Read about the partnership here.