News Archives

Tuesday

October 21, 2014 11:00 am

Nuclear pasta and other tales from senior physics majors’ summer fellowships

Nuclear pasta and other tales from senior physics majors’ summer fellowships

Physics majors describe the practical application of physics in medicine, the behavior of light, and studies of new states of matter.

Monday

September 22, 2014 9:50 am

Bates alumni and parents give $260,000 for ‘game-changer’ squash court

Bates alumni and parents give $260,000 for ‘game-changer’ squash court

For a program that already competes at an elite level, “this gift is a game-changer,” said head coach Pat Cosquer ’97.

Wednesday

September 17, 2014 3:12 pm

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Erica Rand celebrates appointment to Whitehouse Professorship

Rand’s scholarship “explores the limits and possibilities of subversion,” said Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer.

Friday

August 22, 2014 11:00 am

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

How did Jones make the play feel like “a black play written by a black writer for a black audience”?

Wednesday

August 6, 2014 10:09 am

Lester Kenway ’75 lauded for ‘revolutionary’ work along Appalachian Trail

Lester Kenway ’75 lauded for ‘revolutionary’ work along Appalachian Trail

Lester Kenway ’75 has dedicated his life to making the outdoors accessible to generations of hikers across the United States.

Tuesday

July 15, 2014 10:06 am

President Spencer among 50 notable Maine leaders

President Spencer among 50 notable Maine leaders

President Spencer joins nationally recognized Maine luminaries who are “moving Maine forward.”

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:28 pm

Animal welfare leader Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64 receives Alumni Community Service Award

Animal welfare leader Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64 receives Alumni Community Service Award

Mechler’s advocacy has change the face of animal welfare programs around the world.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:27 pm

Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04 receive Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04 receive Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Together and as individuals, Katie and Christian embody the Bates values of citizenship, community and integrity.

Tuesday

June 10, 2014 3:26 pm

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

William “Chick” Leahey ’52, celebrated Bates baseball coach, receives Papaioanou Award for Extraordinary Service

Leahey was joined by fellow award recipients Esther Rosenthal Mechler ’64, Christian Rogers ’04 and Katherine Papadonis Rogers ’04, Elizabeth Metz McNab ’64, and Victoria Wyeth ’01.

Wednesday

May 14, 2014 3:22 pm

Eight tips from digital innovators Schippers ’04 and Fisher ’06 steer students toward perfect pitch

Eight tips from digital innovators Schippers ’04 and Fisher ’06 steer students toward perfect pitch

In a new Short Term course on digital innovation, students make pitches to alumni who’ve been on both sides of the negotiating table.