News Archives

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”

Friday

February 21, 2014 10:41 am

Yahoo buys Wander, social-media startup co-founded by Jeremy Fisher ’06

Yahoo buys Wander, social-media startup co-founded by Jeremy Fisher ’06

In 2013, Wander created Days, an app that lets users gather their photos and GIFs in a daily, shareable package. “Days is a way to share a day in your life,” Fisher says.

Monday

February 10, 2014 2:42 pm

Bates-related Olympics news items from campus, Sochi and in between

Bates-related Olympics news items from campus, Sochi and in between

Items featuring Olympian Emily Bamford ’15, historian Amy Bass ’92, cultural critic Erica Rand and sports agent Peter Carlisle ’91.

Thursday

February 6, 2014 4:10 pm

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

Ladd Library’s new online CBB catalog has a back-end surprise

The most intriguing aspect of the new CBBcat might be that collaboration is at its core.

Thursday

January 30, 2014 2:44 pm

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

“It’s hard to comprehend billions of years,” says geology professor Mike Retelle.

Thursday

January 16, 2014 12:24 pm

On a balmy winter day, the boys of summer take to Garcelon Field for some baseball

On a balmy winter day, the boys of summer take to Garcelon Field for some baseball

“I love being out here with the boys,” says Sam Maliska ’15, a 6-3 righthanded pitcher from Palo Alto, Calif.

Wednesday

January 8, 2014 12:36 pm

Forbes’ list of 30 Under 30 tabs Downeast Cider’s Brockman ’11, Mosher ’11 and Brockman ’08

Forbes’ list of 30 Under 30 tabs Downeast Cider’s Brockman ’11, Mosher ’11 and Brockman ’08

“These boys have made it their mission to build New England’s first and largest craft hard cider company,” says Forbes.

Friday

December 20, 2013 2:00 pm

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

With a Bates banner at the ready, the climbers hope to celebrate the new year atop the 22,800-foot peak.

Wednesday

December 18, 2013 12:00 pm

Thursday

December 12, 2013 11:55 am

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Finals week Instagram photo contest draws 150-plus entries (vote now!)

Finals week Instagram photos from students suggest that they approach finals the way Bates students always have: with snacks, naps and embracing the fact that misery loves company.