Stories from August 2009
Tuesday, August 25, 2009 8:52 am
First-year Bates student Pamela Ross '13 of Fairfield, Conn., offers advice for high-school readers of the Connecticut Post. "For students applying to college," she writes, "the process comes with many tasks that must be completed in a few short months. Along with schoolwork and extracurricular obligations, students fill out applications, write essays, visit schools and do admissions interviews. To tackle all these activities, you must dive into the process headfirst and avoid wasting time."
Wednesday, August 19, 2009 10:09 am
Photographs from study abroad hint at the space between knowledge and experience
Monday, August 17, 2009 9:17 am
Bates College is partnering with the Androscoggin Unified Emergency Management Agency, St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, Central Maine Medical Center and Lewiston city services, including the fire and police departments, in an emergency training exercise at the College's Underhill Arena from 7 a.m. to noon Thursday, Aug. 20.
Saturday, August 15, 2009 9:05 am
The Springfield Republican profiles Rick Sullivan '81, commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, an agency with 1,200 employees and a $100 million operating budget.
Thursday, August 13, 2009 2:36 pm
Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh discusses the athletic experience for Bates College students.
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 11:25 am
For students and parents new to Bates, here is a link to information from the Dean of Students Office that may be useful as you move through your first year at Bates College.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 2:44 pm
A mini documentary introducing the four components of the Bates Dance Festival: The Young Dancers Workshop; The Professional Training Program; The Youth Arts Program; The Presenting Series.
Monday, August 10, 2009 9:01 am
Las Vegas Business Press profiles Elliot Moskow '10, chairman, CEO and founder of the auction site Pricefalls.com. He tells reporter Valerie Miller why he chose to site the firm, founded in 2008 at Bates, in Las Vegas: partly for family reasons (his father, a physician, lives and works there) and partly for business reasons.
Friday, August 7, 2009 9:11 am
Fox Business interviews Bryan Pullen, CEO of Summit Spring, provider of bottled water to Bates.
Wednesday, August 5, 2009 3:20 pm
As part of a general assessment of its science and math programs, Bates is requesting that alumni who majored in those areas take part in a survey about their post-Bates careers.