Archives for "Careers and professions"
April 30, 2010 11:51 am
At a recent luncheon, donors who have made the Bates’ experience possible for a new generation met some of the students who benefit from their generosity.
April 19, 2010 3:49 pm
From the story: “Someone was asking the other day, ‘What do you really want to do?’ I think I’m doing it. I’m working with the greatest young musicians in the world and the greatest young composers, and I get to pick the venues. This is it. This is my dream.”
January 4, 2010 2:08 pm
The Boston Globe reports that Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., whose chief executive and president is Michael Bonney ’80, will spend up…
December 18, 2009 8:08 am
Hurricane Katrina didn’t stop people from living near the ocean. Along the Gulf Coast in Mississippi — where the monster storm came ashore — nine out of 10 people have come back. Economist Howard Kunreuther ’59 knows that people will always take such risks. What he’d like is for them to pay for the privilege.
December 17, 2009 2:15 pm
But for enthusiastic and committed twenty- and thirty-somethings, New Orleans is an alluring story of opportunity, a once-in-a-lifetime chance to plunge into the trenches of what may be the world’s largest urban renewal project.
November 30, 2009 3:32 pm
The Stanford Daily reports on the “Great American Thing,” a two-day symposium honoring Wanda Jones Corn ’62, professor emeritus at…
October 26, 2009 4:35 pm
The annual Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Graduate and Professional School Fair takes place from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building, Central Avenue.
September 30, 2009 3:53 pm
A New York Times story notes that Sam Duvall ’05, a philosophy major at Bates, represents both John Isner, who…
September 30, 2009 3:31 pm
Olivia Wakefield Lee ’92, a religion major at Bates, is one of Consulting Magazine‘s “future leaders,” as noted in the…
September 23, 2009 12:57 pm
Bates College alumni from diverse backgrounds involved in the arts talk about their work in four events taking place Sept. 24-26, as part of the college’s Alumni Homecoming Weekend.