Archives for "Impact"


August 3, 2011 2:01 pm

Teach for America again counts Bates among top contributors

Bates College is again among a group of 20 U.S. colleges and universities contributing the most new graduates to Teach…


July 19, 2011 1:10 pm

Newburyport Daily News profiles Humane Society state director Fox '03

The Newburyport, Mass., Daily News profiles Alexis Fox ’03, state director of the Humane Society of the United States, who…


June 20, 2011 12:34 pm

Aljazeera interviews Basij-Rasikh '12 for story on Afghanistan youth

Aljazeera interviews Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12 for a story about the potential of Afghanistan youth to help the country address basic…


June 20, 2011 10:58 am

Dr. Howard Scher '72 at fore of two major prostate cancer findings

Leading cancer researcher Howard Scher ’72 recently presented two major findings from a Phase III study of the prostate cancer…


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 14, 2011 1:56 pm

Reunion 2011

With Reunion 2011 now in the books, here’s a tour of the weekend, in words, by Bates Magazine editor Jay…


June 1, 2011 11:27 am

Video: Commencement 2011 honorand panel discussion

The evening before Commencement, the honorary degree recipients gather in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall to share personal insights…


May 10, 2011 12:40 pm

Benjamin Mays '20 birthplace museum dedication focus of media coverage

The Associated Press and other South Carolina media cover the April 26 dedication of a museum in Greenwood, S.C., that…


May 10, 2011 12:34 pm

Patriotic million-hoop quest by Dave Cummings '89 gains national media attention

Last October, Dave Cummings ’89 landed on the front page of USA Today as a vivid example of how, as…


May 10, 2011 10:29 am

Hofstra law dean Demleitner '89 offers keynote to law gathering

Nora V. Demleitner ’89, dean of the School of Law at Hofstra University, was honored at a March gathering of…