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Wednesday

October 17, 2012
1:56 pm

Yemen needs ‘resilience’ approach, writes Diener ’99 in Christian Science Monitor

Increasing short-term relief aid — although an important stopgap measure — is not a durable solution for Yemen.

Yemen needs ‘resilience’ approach, writes Diener ’99 in Christian Science Monitor

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
11:32 am

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

Tuesday

October 2, 2012
10:07 am

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Laura Fortman, Maine’s former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture “Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today” on Oct. 10.

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Wednesday

September 5, 2012
3:45 pm

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

What’s political compromise got to do with a Bates education? As Convocation 2012 reveals, plenty.

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

Wednesday

September 5, 2012
8:39 am

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Changes in party platforms over time can reflect the winners and losers among the party factions.

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Wednesday

August 29, 2012
8:43 am

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Todd Gitlin, the author of a new book about the Occupy movement that swept the nation in 2011, speaks about the movement on Sept. 11.

Authority on Occupy movement to open Civic Forum Series

Friday

April 6, 2012
4:44 pm

Istratii ’12 is Africa-bound, thanks to Watson Fellowship

Romina Istratii ’12 will use the Watson Fellowship to research the dynamics of food security and gender bias in Africa.

Istratii ’12 is Africa-bound, thanks to Watson Fellowship

Wednesday

March 21, 2012
4:48 pm

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Bates College presents “Fambul Tok,” a documentary depicting a journey of reconciliation in post-conflict Sierra Leone, on March 22.

Bates presents documentary on societal healing in post-civil-war Sierra Leone

Tuesday

March 20, 2012
4:41 pm

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

It isn’t Mikey Pasek’s style to grumble while waiting around for improvement. He makes change happen.

Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

Friday

January 13, 2012
4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia