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Monday

June 18, 2012 11:45 am

They want to know from Fisher ’06: What is Wander?

They want to know from Fisher ’06: What is Wander?

A startup social-media site reflecting users’ zeal for finding and sharing information about where they are and where they want to go.

Monday

June 18, 2012 11:28 am

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Anthropologist Lynch ’89 examines one elderly workforce

Caitrin Lynch ’89 is an associate professor of anthropology at Olin College.

Monday

June 18, 2012 9:54 am

Peasants Revolt included women, too, Federico proves

Peasants Revolt included women, too, Federico proves

“They were not shy to pick up staffs, sticks, and staves and wield them against perceived oppressors.”

Friday

May 18, 2012 4:15 pm

Audio: poems and prose from Bates’ creative writing majors

Audio: poems and prose from Bates’ creative writing majors

Their adviser, Rob Farnsworth, praised them for their “dedicated commitment to the life of the imagination.”

Tuesday

May 8, 2012 11:18 am

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Student stories underscore the value of Bates philanthropy

Mount David Society Scholarship Luncheon brings together students and donors.

Thursday

March 22, 2012 10:13 am

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds

Musing about money improves self-control, Bates study finds

Understanding how self-control works — and when and why it doesn’t — is a hot topic in psychology.

Tuesday

March 13, 2012 5:13 pm

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

A conception of God’s beauty as expressed in the physical world is a theme of items to be offered at auction from the collection of the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65.

Monday

March 12, 2012 1:31 pm

CFO.com touts prize-winning app by classmates Rapp and Ghai

Reporter David Rosenbaum of CFO.com highlights the prize-winning open-source financial application created by Pranav Ghai ’93 and Alex Rapp ’93….

Monday

March 12, 2012 11:08 am

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben Miller ’96, whose book Born Along the Color…

Wednesday

February 29, 2012 10:25 am

Bates debate hits No. 9 in global ranking

Bates debate hits No. 9 in global ranking

Led by the senior team of Ian Mahmud (left) and Colin Etnire (right), Bates debate ranks among the best in the world.