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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.

Friday

January 20, 2012 6:27 pm

Video: 2012 Puddle Jump

Here are a few scenes from the 2012 edition of the annual Puddle Jump during Winter Carnival. Run by the…

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 12:52 pm

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

The Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of the 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events at the college, including talks…

Thursday

January 12, 2012 3:11 pm

Telegram & Gazette interviews new hospital CEO Win Brown ’89

Telegram & Gazette interviews new hospital CEO Win Brown ’89

Win Brown ’89 is the new president and CEO of Heywood Hospital in Gardner, Mass., and was recently interviewed by the Telegram & Gazette.

Thursday

January 12, 2012 2:30 pm

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle of Higher Education blogger Richard Kahlenberg, who writes about innovation in higher education, names Clayton Spencer’s appointment as the…

Thursday

January 12, 2012 12:13 pm

Maine media profile thesis-inspired hard cider business

Maine media profile thesis-inspired hard cider business

Biology major Ben Manter ’11 used his senior thesis experience to kick start a Maine-based hard cider business with classmates…