Stories from January 2012
Video: 2012 Puddle Jump

Friday, January 20, 2012 6:27 pm

Here are a few scenes from the 2012 edition of the annual...

Slide Show: Highlights of 2012 MLK Day observance

Friday, January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

Physicist Leon Bellan studies nanofibers.
MIT physicist lecture to discuss nanofibers and artificial tissue

Friday, January 20, 2012 1:08 pm

Leon Bellan, an expert in the applications and properties of nanofibers, or fibers smaller than a millionth of a meter in diameter, discusses his work on Friday, Jan. 27,

Lecturer Katalin Vecsey (standing, second from left) teaches her voice and speech course on the stage of Schaeffer Theatre.
Bates students, recent grads honor voice and speech teacher with Kroepsch Award

Friday, January 20, 2012 12:39 pm

Exemplifying the Bates principle of extraordinary academics backed by constructive support, Katalin Vecsey is the 2012 winner of the Kroepsch teaching award.

Cultural critic and music journalist Touré.
Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

Friday, January 20, 2012 12:08 pm

In January and February, the Office of Intercultural Education presents talks on race, identity and 21st-century America by best-selling novelist Danzy Senna (Jan. 25) and author-cultural critic Touré (Feb. 8).

BatesNews January 2012

Friday, January 20, 2012 9:00 am

BatesNews offers a look at some major Bates happenings of the past month, upcoming events and Bates people in the news.

Michael Bonney '80, chair of the college's Board of Trustees, was recently named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch.
Bates board chair Bonney ’80 named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch

Thursday, January 19, 2012 11:54 am

Bates board chair Mike Bonney '80, CEO of Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., is one of the six best corporate leaders in the U.S., according to a leading financial news publication.

Julian Agyeman offers the 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address in the Bates Chapel.
Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 12:52 pm

The Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of the 2012 Martin Luther King...

Sylvan Ellefson '09, photographed in 2008 by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Sun Journal highlights Nordic medal performance by Ellefson ’09

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 12:14 pm

Sun Journal columnist Kalle Oakes spotlights the bronze-medal performance by former Bates...

As professor Tom Wenzel, at left, and Bradley Gee '12  look on, Gwynneth Johnson '12 makes a point about the Lisbon trail signage plan.
Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 11:31 am

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and...

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