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Tuesday

February 2, 2010
10:29 am

Union Leader profiles Carrie Barnard Jones '93, best-selling children's author

Columnist John Clayton of the Union Leader 0f Manchester, N.H., speaks with fiction author Carrie Barnard Jones ’93, who had…

Friday

December 18, 2009
10:47 am

Roman Influence

The book An Artist in Rome marries poems by the late John Tagliabue with paintings by Adam Van Doren.

Thursday

December 3, 2009
8:32 am

The New York Times publishes funny, poignant essay by Charles Antin '02

In a New York Times essay, Charles Antin ’02 chronicles his breakup with a live-in girlfriend of five years. “We…

Wednesday

September 30, 2009
3:05 pm

The Huffington Post interviews Ru Seneviratne Freeman '94 about her debut novel

Ru Seneviratne Freeman ’94, a political science major at Bates, was interviewed by The Huffington Post about her debut novel,…

Tuesday

August 4, 2009
9:14 am

Washington Post profiles acclaimed fiction writer Elizabeth Strout '77

An extensive profile of author Elizabeth Strout ’77 in The Washington Post focuses on Strout’s past as a way to explain the compelling lead character in her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Olive Kitteridge.

Wednesday

July 1, 2009
10:02 am

Werner J. Deiman Memorial Minute

Delivered at the April 6, 2009, meeting of the Bates faculty

Thursday

June 4, 2009
4:10 pm

2009 Summer Reading List

I welcome you to the 13th Annual Bates College Store Non-required Reading List, or Good Reads for Leisure Moments XIII. As in the past, this list includes submissions from across the Bates College community. Enjoy! — Sarah Potter ’77, College Store director

Thursday

May 21, 2009
4:38 pm

Mount David Summit 2009 continues Bates tradition

More than 280 students participated in the eighth Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student academic achievement. In…

Wednesday

May 7, 2008
2:16 pm

Composition One-on-One

Students teach students as writing becomes an explicit value of the Bates curriculum.

Thursday

January 31, 2008
1:29 pm

Writer-in-residence Farnsworth receives 2008 Kroepsch Award

In winning the 2008 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching, writer-in-residence Robert Farnsworth won praise from current and former students, including two alums who are prizewinning poets themselves. Farnsworth will deliver the Kroepsch address, “Psst!: Poems Teach Themselves,” on Feb. 13.