Archives for "Careers and professions"

Friday

February 17, 2012 3:18 pm

Dancing the Big Apple: Dance alumni to perform Feb. 24-25

Dancing the Big Apple: Dance alumni to perform Feb. 24-25

The first-ever New York Bates Alumni Dance Concert takes place Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24 and 25, at the arts center called Spoke the Hub Dancing in Brooklyn.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:27 pm

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’ to speak

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’  to speak

Lisa Genova ’92, author of the popular novels Still Alice and Left Neglected, speaks at Bates at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1, in the Olin Concert Hall.

Tuesday

January 10, 2012 9:44 am

Strada ’10 honored for photography

Strada ’10 honored for photography

Alexandra Strada ’10 has received the 2011 InFocus Photography Award.

Wednesday

December 14, 2011 8:41 pm

Investors hear Rachael Rothman ’91 offer ‘bullish’ Vegas report

Investors hear Rachael Rothman ’91 offer ‘bullish’ Vegas report

The Wall Street Transcript features an interview with analyst Rachael Rothman ’91, who covers the restaurant, gaming, lodging and leisure…

Thursday

September 1, 2011 9:30 am

Rachel Stern '07, Fulbright grant recipient

An economics major at Bates, Stern received a Fulbright to study for a master’s of business administration at IE, a business school in Madrid. Aspiring to do business development that is socially and environmentally sustainable, particularly with women entrepreneurs in the Third World, Stern has selected IE because of its international leadership in this field.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011 12:50 pm

Emily Grady '10, Fulbright teaching assistantship recipient

Emily Grady ’10 has received a Fulbright assistantship for teaching English in Argentina. As an environmental studies major at Bates, Grady co-founded two student environmental organizations, lobbied Maine’s senators for comprehensive climate legislation and co-founded an environmental leadership training program for Bates students.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011 12:30 pm

Ana Brzezinska '11, Fulbright teaching assistantship recipient

Ana Brzezinska ’11 has received an English Teaching Assistantship from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. These grants support recipients in positions as teaching assistants who work with local students on their English language skills and knowledge of the United States. As the same time, the teaching assistants pursue individual research.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011 12:27 pm

Thanks to Fulbright awards, five alumni to teach and study in Argentina, China, Germany, Spain

The federal Fulbright Program has awarded grants for teaching and research in Argentina, China, Germany and Spain to five Bates College alumni.

Monday

June 6, 2011 1:00 pm

Video: President Hansen's Baccalaureate address on 'figuring out what comes next'

In her annual Baccalaureate address, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen tells the seniors that when we complete one of life’s challenges,…

Thursday

May 19, 2011 4:11 pm

Thirty-one (count 'em!) winning career tips from GAME Day at Bates

GAME Day 2011 was a program offering mentoring, advise and networking to student athletes from a panel of nine accomplished…