Archives for "Alumni life"


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


June 16, 2011 5:34 pm

Video: Alumni Parade at Reunion 2011

In this short video by H. Lincoln Benedict ’09, the Reunion Alumni Parade moves with characteristic energy from the Historic…


June 16, 2011 3:06 pm

Slide show: Architecture critic Phil Isaacson '47 stops by Hathorn Hall

Photographer Phyllis Graber Jensen and Bates Magazine editor Jay Burns tagged along as Philip Isaacson ’47, noted Maine architecture critic…


June 16, 2011 2:35 pm

Citation: Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis '61

Citation for Papaioanou Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis ’61, delivered by Alumni Association president William Sweat ’79: Gretchen…


June 16, 2011 9:53 am

Video: photographs and words from the life of the late Peter Gomes '65

Featuring photographs and audio, this multimedia slide show was shown at the Reunion 2011 tribute to the late Peter Gomes…


June 16, 2011 9:46 am

Video: Gathering in tribute to Peter Gomes '65 at Reunion 2011

At Reunion 2011, friends and former colleagues of the late Rev. Professor Peter Gomes ’65 gather to say goodbye to…