Stories from 2013
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We have a winner in the ‘Great Bates vs. Bowdoin Football Homecoming Fantasy Pool’

Friday, November 1, 2013 12:00 pm

Jane Finn-Foley '04 wins the contest.

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Bates a Fulbright ‘top producer’ again, and the secret of our success

Friday, November 1, 2013 10:38 am

“When you have talented teacher-scholars mentoring very bright, internationally oriented students, you get great results in the fellowship arena.”

Associate Professor of Rhetoric Stephanie Kelley-Romano
What I mean when I say: ‘Myth’

Friday, November 1, 2013 10:00 am

When rhetoric professor Stephanie Kelley-Romano says "myth," she means this.

The team of Taylor Blackburn '15 and Matt Summers '15 get ready to head to Harvard for a recent tournament. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Thursday, October 31, 2013 11:00 am

Bates debate ranks fifth in the U.S., trailing only Yale, Harvard, Brandeis and Rutgers.

Photo illustration by Doug Hubley/Bates College
Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3:41 pm

Economics and politics faculty helped demystify Washington's recent troubles in an Oct. 23 panel presentation.

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$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

Monday, October 28, 2013 11:34 am

The money will be spent, over and above our annual operating budget, over five years to move forward on key college initiatives.

Food historian Sandra Oliver.
Food historian to dish out history of Colonial, presidential cooking

Monday, October 28, 2013 10:22 am

Food historian and Bangor Daily News columnist Sandra Oliver offers a talk titled "George Washington's Breakfast" on Nov. 7.

Jonathan Cavalerro, assistant professor of rhetoric (Mike Bradley/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Monday, October 28, 2013 9:23 am

"I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities," says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.

Pianist and Bates artist-in-residence Frank Glazer. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Pianist Glazer to perform four sonatas, from Mozart to Hindemith

Monday, October 21, 2013 4:41 pm

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown, performs sonatas by Mozart, Weber, Hindemith and Beethoven on Oct. 25.

Assistant Professor of History Lydia Barnett. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

Monday, October 21, 2013 4:28 pm

To some people, says historian Lydia Barnett, Hurricane Sandy signified something more than merely physical phenomena.

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