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June 14, 2011 1:56 pm

Reunion 2011

With Reunion 2011 now in the books, here’s a tour of the weekend, in words, by Bates Magazine editor Jay…


May 13, 2011 8:22 am

BatesNews Monthly Update: May 2011

For Bates alumni, parents and friends, here is a look back at stories that represent some of the major Bates…


May 10, 2011 12:59 pm

Surge in Bates admission numbers creates rare 'triple crown'

As thoroughbred racing’s triple crown chase gets under way, Bates is already celebrating a triple crown of its own. As…


April 29, 2011 11:48 am

Bobcat slugger Noah Lynd ’11 looks at the physics of new NCAA-mandated bats

This spring, new NCAA rules have literally taken the bat out of the hands of sluggers like Bates senior Noah…


February 11, 2011 5:00 pm

About the Cover: Winter 2011

In this issue, faculty and alumni discuss their experiences with a factory egg farm near Bates linked to the national…


February 11, 2011 3:34 pm

Our Man in Moscow

You can still make money doing business in Russia, says Jere Calmes ’92, just not in the same wild ways.


February 11, 2011 3:02 pm

Scene Again: Classroom in the Sky

In 1940, the Civilian Pilot Training Program put Bates students in the air From high in the sky, Maine looks…


February 11, 2011 2:00 pm

Your Page: Getting Here Is None of the Fun

The Matinicus Island transportation dance involves tricky steps.


February 11, 2011 2:00 pm

Connections: The intersection of careers and sexual orientation

Bates PRIDE, the College’s LGBT alumni group, examines the intersection of careers and sexual orientation By H. Jay Burns and…


February 11, 2011 1:23 pm

Sports Notes: squash standout Cheri-Ann Parris '13

Barbados native Cheri-Ann Parris ’13 contributes an island attitude to Bates squash By Andy Walter The Barbados squash community is…