Archives for "Impact"
April 8, 2011 4:33 pm
During a community dinner on the eve of her departure from a remote Peruvian community, Hannah Porst ’11 asked residents of this mountain village how she could thank them for their hospitality. What we really need, they told her, is a school. Now Porst has received a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant — covering a third of the cost of her initiative and making it possible for the school to be built this summer.
April 6, 2011 1:43 pm
Melissa Ducommun ’11 talks about the role her senior thesis and adviser have played in her path to graduate school…
April 5, 2011 10:45 am
Portland Press Herald sports columnist Steve Solloway writes about Bates’ three new track and field All-Americans: David Pless ’13, Ethan…
March 28, 2011 2:24 pm
Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies at Bates, and Nancy Koven, assistant professor of psychology, are this year’s recipients of the Bates award for superior teaching. They are co-winners of the Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.
March 25, 2011 9:11 am
Lisa Barry ’77, on campus March 23 and 24 as the 2011 College Key Distinguished Alumna in Residence, is vice president and general manager of Chevron government affairs.
March 14, 2011 3:52 pm
In all of the proud history of throwers on the Bates College men’s track and field program, the Bobcats have…
March 4, 2011 2:19 pm
Columnist Cinnamon Blair of The Ledger of Lakeland, Fla., takes a look at Bates graduate Henry Wilkins Chandler, the College’s…
March 4, 2011 12:30 pm
The Portland Press Herald reviews A Rope and a Prayer, the book by David Rohde ’89 that tells of his…
March 1, 2011 3:00 pm
The Rev. Peter J. Gomes ’65, D.D. ’96 died Feb. 28, 2011, at Massachusetts General Hospital of complications from a stroke he suffered in December. He was 68 years old.
February 11, 2011 2:00 pm
Bates PRIDE, the College’s LGBT alumni group, examines the intersection of careers and sexual orientation By H. Jay Burns and…