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Thursday

May 21, 2009
3:06 pm

Art collector Bruce Brown and Colby professor Véronique Plesch to speak

Bruce Brown, one of Maine’s foremost art collectors and curators, and Véronique Plesch, a Colby College professor and authority on Italian art, will offer separate lectures at Bates College on two Wednesdays in May.

Thursday

May 21, 2009
11:53 am

From avocado to awesome

Art major Weston Noyes ’00 and wife Amy won a remodel contest for Fine Homebuilding magazine. Referencing their pre-makeover kitchen,…

Tuesday

May 19, 2009
9:06 am

The Boston Globe ranks Cubist, with Bonney '80 as CEO, as No. 1 best business

The Boston Globe‘s annual ranking of the 100 best Massachusetts businesses puts Cubist Pharmaceuticals, headed by Michael Bonney ’80, in…

Sunday

May 17, 2009
9:14 am

Wanted: refs, umps, officials

A Maine Sunday Telegram story about the aging population of sports referees, umps, and other officials in Maine focuses on…

Sunday

May 17, 2009
9:10 am

Supreme Court choices you haven't heard of

In the runup to President Obama’s Supreme Court nomination of Sonia Sotomayor, NPR’s Nina Totenberg mentions a few longshots, including…

Saturday

May 16, 2009
9:21 am

The piano's status in U.S. living rooms is declining

The Los Angeles Times discusses the declining presence of the piano in American homes, noting how the acoustic piano “seems…

Thursday

May 14, 2009
9:25 am

The evolution of TV cooking

Time magazine reviews Watching What We Eat: The Evolution of Television Cooking Shows by Kathleen Collins ’87. The review explains…

Friday

May 8, 2009
2:52 pm

Facilities Master Plan: Forum, Open Houses start May 13

Bates College is updating its 2004 Facilities Master Plan. The Facilities Master Plan addresses current and future needs for the…

Friday

May 8, 2009
11:13 am

Bates students help young Native Americans see themselves in college

Bates College students spent a week of April encouraging Native American schoolchildren in Maine to picture themselves attending college in the state.

Thursday

May 7, 2009
1:47 pm

Genova '92, author of best-selling Still Alice, to visit

Lisa Genova, a member of the Bates College class of 1992 whose self-published novel about a professor succumbing to early-onset…