Stories from August 2013
Biology and English major Shelby Sullivan '15 worked at Cubist Pharmaceuticals as a Ladd Intern. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Summer Student Work: Ladd intern Sullivan ’15 finds a familiar work culture at Cubist

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 10:00 am

Shelby Sullivan '15 contributed to the exacting work of drug development at Cubist Pharmaceuticals, where Mike Bonney '80 is CEO.

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Portland paper quotes Spencer on Obama plan to rate colleges’ cost and value

Monday, August 26, 2013 4:38 pm

The Portland Press Herald sought the opinion of the Bates president, among others, about the new proposal.

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Summer Student Work: At Jane Doe Inc., Tracey ’15 explains men’s work in combatting domestic violence

Friday, August 23, 2013 2:03 pm

Cody Tracey ’15 of Baltimore received a 2013 Harward Summer Student Fellowship...

Former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy '07 has found new purpose in kayaking.
ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

Friday, August 23, 2013 9:22 am

ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier...

Professor of Mathematics Bonnie Shulman, who retired in June, accepts salutations en masse from math students during the annual Mount David Summit in March. (Chip Ross photo)
Tributes to retiring faculty of 2013: Baker, Hayward, Kuritz, Shulman, Thomas

Friday, August 23, 2013 8:26 am

At the final faculty meeting of the year, each retiring professor is honored by a colleague who offers a spoken tribute.

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‘About 111 Girls’ opens Bates’ sixth season of award-winning Global Lens films

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 2:10 pm

Tthe 2013 Global Lens film series premieres at Bates with "About 111 Girls" on Sept. 9

A scene from the Global Lens film 'The Fantastic World of Juan Orol,' showing on Sept. 30.
Events at Bates: Sept. 3-30, 2013

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 1:26 pm

Here’s a listing of public events at the college for September 2013.

The Lake Auburn buoy in place. Holly Ewing/Bates College.
Racing to protect water supply, Auburn Water District is buoyed by Bates collaboration

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 2:33 pm

A collaboration between Bates and the Auburn Water District is enabling authorities to better monitor conditions in the lake that supplies drinking water to the Twin Cities.

Simone Schriger '14 in La Campana National Park, Chile. (Arantxa Gallegos)
Summer Student Work: Schriger ’14 examines dating violence among Chilean college students

Monday, August 19, 2013 12:00 pm

Schriger received grant funding through the Mellon Foundation to help her integrate her summer research into her academic work as a senior.

Photograph by Zuhayr Reaz '16, who is doing fieldwork in Dhaka, Bangladesh, as part of his internship with WaterAid, a nonprofit helping people gain access to improved water and sanitation facilities.
Summer Student Work: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 12:00 pm

Zuhayr Reaz ’16 is doing fieldwork in support of WaterAid in in...

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