News Archives

Friday

March 4, 2011 2:55 pm

Concord Monitor covers 100th birthday of Dustin '32

When Elden Dustin ’32 was at Bates, reports the Concord Monitor on the occasion of Dustin’s 100th birthday on Feb….

Friday

March 4, 2011 2:19 pm

The Ledger looks at Henry Chandler, Class of 1874

Columnist Cinnamon Blair of The Ledger of Lakeland, Fla., takes a look at Bates graduate Henry Wilkins Chandler, the College’s…

Friday

March 4, 2011 1:24 pm

The Boston Globe previews two Nordic races where Freeman '98 is defending champ

In its preview of two major Nordic races in New England, The Boston Globe focuses on Justin Freeman ’98, defending…

Friday

March 4, 2011 12:30 pm

Portland Press Herald reviews Rohde '89 tale of Taliban captivity

The Portland Press Herald reviews A Rope and a Prayer, the book by David Rohde ’89 that tells of his…

Monday

February 7, 2011 2:34 pm

Fifty years later, To Kill a Mockingbird still a call to action

As Cairo’s protesters march across world stage, it’s easy to equate activism with fiery direct action. But let’s not forget…

Wednesday

January 26, 2011 10:08 am

Brattleboro Reformer reviews Mark Erelli '96 CD 'Little Vigils'

Brattleboro (Vt.) Reformer columnist Dave Madeloni talks with Mark Erelli ’96 about his latest CD, Little Vigils, and how Erelli,…

Monday

January 24, 2011 11:54 am

Bill Green's Maine tells story of early Bates champion Alonzo Garcelon

A recent segment on Bill Green’s Maine, produced by WCSH-TV in Portland, sheds light on Alonzo Garcelon, a Lewiston native…

Thursday

January 6, 2011 2:12 pm

Maine Things Considered interviews Spelt Right entrepreneur Beth George '85

Maine Public Broadcasting reporter Keith Shortall interviews Beth George ’85, who with husband Tim Kane ’82 founded Spelt Right bakery…

Thursday

January 6, 2011 1:27 pm

Post-Standard interviews novelist Elizabeth Strout '77

The Syracuse Post-Standard interviews Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout ’77 prior to her appearance at the Central Library, where she…

Tuesday

January 4, 2011 4:05 pm

South Florida Gay News profiles hammer champ Keelin Godsey '06

South Florida Gay News columnist Dan Woog profiles two-time NCAA champion hammer thrower Keelin Godsey ’06, a biological woman who…