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October 6, 2010 3:20 pm

The Atlantic's James Fallows recalls kindness of the late John Strassburger '64

In his blog in The Atlantic, James Fallows recalls the difference that the late John Strassburger ’64 made in the…


October 6, 2010 2:08 pm

Schloss '12 directs dark comedy 'Fuddy Meers'

Bates College junior Michelle Schloss directs Fuddy Meers, the story of an amnesiac who must learn the facts of her existence anew each day, in performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 15-16, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, in the Black Box Theater, Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.


October 6, 2010 1:42 pm

Associated Press story on cross-country canoe trip by Zand Martin '08 goes national

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show: A widely published Associated Press story describes how Alexander “Zand”…


October 6, 2010 11:57 am

Maine Sunday Telegram notes emergence of Museum of Art’s Dan Mills as art leader

The Maine Sunday Telegram reports that Dan Mills’ appointment as director of the Bates College Museum of Art come with…


October 6, 2010 11:42 am

The Boston Globe praises Bates' social-network Web page

The Boston Globe‘s Christopher Shea, who writes the Brainiac blog for, writes that “Bates College has a striking web…


October 6, 2010 11:32 am

Litchfield County Times profiles honors chemistry grad Pender-Cudlip '10

The Litchfield (Conn.) County Times profiles Marilla Pender-Cudlip ’10, “fresh from a stellar academic career at Bates College, where she…


October 6, 2010 10:55 am

Times Union interviews roots musician Corey Harris '91 about new album

Albany Times Union contributor Michael Eck speaks to roots musician Corey Harris ’91 about Harris’ new album, that fuses…


October 5, 2010 2:21 pm

African performers featured during conference on refugee healthcare

As part of the regional conference African Refugee Health: Best Practices, hosted by Bates College Oct. 15-17, performers from Africa are featured at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, in the college’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.


October 4, 2010 4:20 pm

Final MPBN live gubernatorial debate at Bates College Oct. 28

The final Maine Public Broadcasting Network debate of the 2010 Maine gubernatorial race takes place 8 p.m. Oct. 28 on…


October 4, 2010 2:08 pm

Renewed Garcelon Field dedication is Parents & Family Weekend highlight

• Click thumbnails below to view  Garcelon Field images taken this week:Bates College will dedicate comprehensive renovations to historic Garcelon…