Archives for "Politics"

Wednesday

April 27, 2011 4:38 pm

University of Wisconsin professor visits Bates to discuss African political cartoons

Tejumola Olaniyan, a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, presents the lecture “On Bigness: Wealth, Power and Body Size in African Political Cartoons” at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, in Bates College’s Keck Classroom, Pettengill Hall (G52).

Friday

February 11, 2011 3:34 pm

Our Man in Moscow

You can still make money doing business in Russia, says Jere Calmes ’92, just not in the same wild ways.

Tuesday

January 11, 2011 10:22 am

'Plutonium cities,' climate change at issue

The winter’s lectures at Bates begin with two intriguing guests. Kate Brown, an award-winning historian at the University of Maryland, discusses “plutonium cities” in the U.S. and Soviet Union at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). A day later, Kerry Emanuel, an influential professor of meteorology at MIT, presents “Uncertainty, Modeling and Climate Change” at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, in Room 204 of Carnegie Science Hall, 44 Campus Ave.

Thursday

October 28, 2010 11:00 pm

Video: Baughman's debate intro places Bates and Maine into political context

Before Maine Public Broadcasting flipped on its array of broadcast technology for the gubernatorial debate at Bates on Oct. 28,…

Monday

September 20, 2010 4:19 pm

Daily Series: Lambright '12 explores the African immigrant experience in Guangzhou, China

As summer enters its final week, we are sharing stories from students who had Bates-related summer experiences, each day through…

Wednesday

September 15, 2010 4:42 pm

Daily series: pitcher Alexander '12 among the boys of summer

As summer enters its final week, we are sharing stories from students who had Bates-related summer experiences, each day through…

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…

Monday

May 3, 2010 8:26 am

Crane's New York Business taps Scott '94 for '40 under 40' list

Crain’s New York Business includes defense attorney and former criminal prosecutor Kenyanna Scott ’94 in its “40 under 40″ list…

Tuesday

April 27, 2010 9:00 am

The Harvard Crimson describes Afghan initiative co-founded by Walton '08

A Harvard Crimson story discusses the impact of the Afghan Students Initiative, a Harvard-based group co-founded by Nate Walton ’08,…

Wednesday

April 21, 2010 3:39 pm

About the Cover: Spring 2010

View the story by Joanie Meharry ’07.