Stories from June 2013
Sunlight catches ornamentation on a railway of steps leading from Alumni Walk to the parking area behind Lane and Pettengill halls. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Friday, June 28, 2013 4:02 pm

Enjoy a monthly slide show of images that features the vitality of...

Tulips bloom outside of historic Hathorn Hall. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
BatesNews: June 2013

Friday, June 28, 2013 12:00 pm

First up, the Bates Fund. The newly minted graduates of the Class of 2013 are in, with 92 percent class participation. Who else?

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With passion for design and ability to form ‘substantive partnerships,’ Baumann ’87 appointed Cooper-Hewitt director

Friday, June 28, 2013 11:00 am

Caroline Baumann '87 is "passionate about design and reaching people — physically and digitally — with its lessons and insights.”

Philip Isaacson '47, photographed outside his Lewiston law office in 1993 by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Press Herald and Sun Journal remember Philip Isaacson ’47

Friday, June 28, 2013 10:00 am

The Portland Press Herald and Lewiston Sun Journal each report and comment...

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In pursuit of a coaching career, Lindsay Cullen ’13 seeks ‘mix of academics and athletics’

Thursday, June 27, 2013 4:42 pm

Cullen begins her coaching career at Dickinson College as an assistant with the cross country and track programs.

Amy Bass '92 is a history professor at the College of New Rochelle who contributes research expertise to NBC Olympics coverage. Photograph courtesy of the College of New Rochelle.
Amy Bass ’92 and team win Emmy for Olympics coverage for NBC

Thursday, June 27, 2013 2:09 pm

Bass, a professor of history at the College of New Rochelle, supervises the network's Olympic Research Room.

Becky Flynn Woods '89 and her father Bob Flynn (second from right) accept the Chummy Broomhall Cup as the top Maine college ski team from then-Maine Gov. John Baldacci in 2007. The award's namesake, Chummy Broomhall, is at left. Photo courtesy of Kris Dobie.
Nordic coach Becky Flynn Woods ’89 interviewed on Fasterskier by Fiddler ’78

Thursday, June 27, 2013 10:49 am

Woods tells Fiddler that a big part of her job is to help her skiers meet the rigorous dual challenge of Bates-caliber academics and Division I-caliber skiing competition.

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Researcher Allison Mann ’08 keeps ‘Mad Men’ real

Thursday, June 27, 2013 10:48 am

Mann upholds the show's "well-earned reputation for authenticity and for mining the tumultuous history of the 1960s."

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‘Opportunity not importunity’: a story of who really founded the Bates Fund

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 5:00 pm

While acts of philanthropy got most private colleges going, the tradition of the alumni fund is a relative newcomer.

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Audio Slide Show: ‘Mentoring and Learning’ — Kim Sullivan fosters college aspirations

Friday, June 21, 2013 12:46 pm

Bonner Leader Kim Sullivan ’13 discusses her commitment to the City of...

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