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September 2, 2010 1:41 pm

Chronicle of Higher Education quotes thought-leader Merisotis '86 on rankings

The Chronicle of Higher Education‘s Richard Kahlenberg discusses a new book by Ben Wildavsky, former education editor at U.S. News…


September 2, 2010 1:28 pm

Public Opinion profiles three-sport standout Dobish '12

Lauren Dobish ’12  tells the Public Opinion newspaper in her hometown of Chambersburg, Pa., that being a three-sport varsity athlete…


September 2, 2010 1:02 pm

Dow Jones Financial Adviser profiles wealth-management guru Karl Mills '82

The Dow Jones blog Financial Adviser dubs Karl Mills ’82 the “Artful Contrarian” for the independent investment spirit of his…


September 2, 2010 11:51 am

CBS News interviews employment blogger Pierce '08

CBS News anchor Katie Couric interviews rhetoric major Scott Pierce ’08, who co-writes the blog Tales from the Recently Laid…


August 27, 2010 11:36 am


August 4, 2010 12:43 pm

Main Line Times includes letter on immigration reform by Pasek '12

In his hometown paper, the Main Line Times, Michael Pasek ’12 of Ardmore, Pa., comments on a public opinion poll…


August 4, 2010 11:47 am

St. Petersburg Times describes love and adventure for Ward '03

An installment of the St. Petersburg Times series “Heart Beat” describes what brought newlyweds Suzanne Eldridge ’03 and Carlton Ward…


August 4, 2010 10:32 am

Bangor Daily News profiles retiring judge Staples '55 as he enters seminary

The Bangor Daily News profiles retiring Maine District Court judge Bernard Staples ’55, who this fall begins studying to be…


August 4, 2010 8:46 am

Sierra Star interviews organic garden volunteer and geo major Anderson '12

The Sierra Star of Oakhurst, Calif., interviews geology major Brigit Anderson ’12 for a story about how international volunteer networks…


August 3, 2010 3:16 pm

Providence Journal tells of Bou '14 and his Cambodian mother's sacrifices

Providence Journal sports columnist John Gillooly writes about Erik Bou, an incoming first-year Bates student from Cranston, R.I., who would…