Archives for "Alumni life"

Wednesday

December 14, 2011 7:20 pm

Peninsula Daily News features garden project led by Ellen Sabina ’09

Peninsula Daily News features garden project led by Ellen Sabina ’09

The Peninsula Daily Times of Port Angeles, Wash., describes efforts by Ellen Sabina ’09 to create a vegetable garden at…

Tuesday

December 13, 2011 4:01 pm

New York Times quotes Merisotis ’86 about Obama college cost meeting

The New York Times was among many media outlets reporting on the private meeting Dec. 5 between President Obama and…

Friday

December 9, 2011 9:50 pm

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

The bold and creative work of photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05 has been the focus of visual communications media outlets. Communication…

Wednesday

October 5, 2011 11:51 am

Jones '92 to discuss film and teen violence

Ozzie Jones ’92, a writer and director for stage and film, discusses how film can bring the voices of young people into the discussion about teen violence in an event at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, in the Benjamin Mays Center.

Wednesday

September 28, 2011 1:49 pm

Multimedia: Homecoming 2011 offers something for everyone

Homecoming 2011 featured a wide range of activities and opportunities for good friends to get together, including: a memorial tree-planting…

Friday

September 23, 2011 4:02 pm

Begim '07 returns to discuss Islamic banking in Kazakhstan

Ainur Begim ’07, now a doctoral candidate in anthropology at Yale, returns to Bates to offer the lecture Finance, Religion and the State in Post-Socialist Kazakhstan at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. in Pettengill Hall’s Room G21.

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.

Thursday

September 1, 2011 9:22 am

Peter Marsters '09, Fulbright grant recipient

Peter Marsters ’09, who graduated from Bates with a degree in modern Chinese history, has worked as a program assistant for the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Thursday

September 1, 2011 9:17 am

Anne Connell '10, Fulbright teaching assistantship recipient

Anne Connell ’10 received a Fulbright assistantship for teaching English as a foreign language in Germany. She feels a deep engagement with the work of breaching language barriers and exploring the circumstances of Germany’s Turkish population.

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.