News Archives

Wednesday

July 7, 2010 2:17 pm

WMTW news calls Pricefalls.com 'a great concept and a local one'

For its Project Economy series, southern Maine ABC affiliate WMTW-TV spotlights Pricefalls.com, the Dutch auction website founded by Bates economics…

Wednesday

July 7, 2010 2:55 am

Portland Press Herald essay by Anita Charles describes a church in action

In its religion and values section, the Portland Press Herald publishes an essay by Anita Charles, director of secondary teacher…

Wednesday

July 7, 2010 2:30 am

Conference explores 'write' way to help students thrive

Despite mediocre grades, a student gets fired up about African history and literature. She finds a mentor and becomes more…

Tuesday

June 8, 2010 4:37 pm

2010 Commencement honorand panel discussion: 'Principles into action'

The evening before Commencement, the honorary degree recipients gather in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall to share insights into…

Friday

June 4, 2010 9:16 am

Bangor Daily News quotes Professor Emeritus Hodgkin on Republican candidate

The Bangor Daily News, in its profile of Maine Republican gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage, a fiscal conservative, quotes Professor Emeritus…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 4:50 pm

Lakes Region Weekly chats with MacMillan author Cowan '61

Lakes Region Weekly writer John Balentine talks with Mary Morton Cowan ’61 of Standish, author of the nonfiction children’s book,…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 2:48 pm

Indianapolis Star publishes personal essay by Merisotis '86

In a personal essay for The Indianapolis Star, Jamie Merisotis ’86, a Bates trustee who heads the Lumina Foundation for…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 12:22 pm

Portland Press Herald covers memorial for Judge Coffin '40

The Portland Press Herald shares stories from the May 8 memorial service for Frank Coffin ’40. Reporter Edward Murphy writes…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 12:08 pm

Associated Press quotes McClelland '11 about bus bomb scare

The Associated Press interviews Megan McClelland ’11 for a story about the atmosphere on a passenger bus during a bomb…

Thursday

June 3, 2010 11:00 am

Times-Union reports first Samuelson mother-daughter road race

The Times-Union of Albany, N.Y., reports that Joan Benoit Samuelson, the 1984 Olympic marathon gold medalist, and daughter Abby ’10…