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BatesNews: April 2013

Thursday, April 11, 2013 3:00 pm

Stories this month include a prestigious Watson Fellowship to research cultural perceptions of strokes, the Mount David Summit student academic showcase and insight into the "really agonizing" teaching style of anthropologist Loring Danforth.

FPO-coastal mud flat
Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:14 pm

Bates marine biologist Will Ambrose says that coastal worm diggers don't do significant harm to clams.

Professor Emeritus of Political Science Douglas Hodgkin. Photograph courtesy of the Androscoggin Historical Society.
Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 5:21 pm

Douglas Hodgkin offers insight into how voters treat lawmakers who vote against their gun views.

When Whitten's blog post recommended Slave to Sensation, there was a run on the book at Maine libraries.
Bangor Daily News profiles Whitten ’94, romance writers’ Librarian of the Year

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 3:06 pm

Whitten is a circulation assistant at Bangor Public Library who several years ago co-founded the library's Not Your Ordinary Book Club.

Dartmouth soccer coach Jeff Cook ’89 departs for MLS position

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 2:24 pm

Jeff Cook '89 will be director of recruitment for the youth academy of the Philadelphia Union.

Jesse Laflamme ’00, manager of Pete & Gerry’s Organics, oversees an operation that’s the antithesis of factory farming. Hens live cage-free in open barns, lay their eggs where they wish, and have outdoor access. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 2:08 pm

Pete and Gerry’s is a "regional powerhouse, distributing 'certified humane' organic eggs up and down the East Coast."

Bates in Brief Sightings: First-years return from AESOP excursions in Maine

Friday, March 15, 2013 3:53 pm

Gearing Up! Will a week in the wild prepare you for Bates?...

Winter 2013 Bates Magazine cover photograph by Will Ash.
About the Cover: Bates–Morse Mountain in winter

Friday, March 15, 2013 2:54 pm

The cover of the Winter 2013 issue features a photo of grass...

Chester Chiao '13 trains on the rock wall in Merill Gymnasium Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College
When climbing, ‘nothing else matters,’ says Chester Chiao ’13

Friday, March 15, 2013 10:01 am

"I climb because it helps me discover my limits, face my fears and overcome them."

Keith Mellnick ’95 and Grif Peterson ’09. 
Photo courtesy Keith Mellnick ’95
Mellnick ’95 and Peterson ’09 meet each other, and Lenin, in Tajikistan

Sunday, March 10, 2013 5:27 pm

If you’ve lived in Smith, you’re ready for Tajikistan

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