Archives for "Integrity"


April 4, 2011 2:02 pm

Bates, Colby and Bowdoin museum directors respond to removal of 'Maine Labor Mural Cycle'

Bates College Museum of Art Director Dan Mills joins his counterparts at Bowdoin and Colby colleges in protest against the removal of the Maine Labor Mural Cycle. In a statement issued April 4, Mills, Bowdoin’s Kevin Salatino and Colby’s Sharon Corwin write that the removal of the mural from the state Department of Labor office raises serious issues including “censorship, historical revisionism, and artists’ rights.”


March 7, 2011 3:08 pm

The Rev. Peter Gomes '65, a 'joyous man,' remembered in Chapel observance

The mourners who gathered in the Chapel today to remember the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65 stayed silent when…


January 25, 2011 3:58 pm

Carolyn Ryan '86 named editor of the 'soul' of The New York Times

Carolyn Ryan ’86 has been named metropolitan editor of The New York Times, according to the paper’s┬áMedia Decoder blog and…


November 2, 2010 8:25 am

Post-Gazette's David Shribman P'14 recalls Muskie's midterm speech 40 years ago

David Shribman P’14, executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, devotes his nationally syndicated column to the events leading up to…


October 28, 2010 11:00 pm

Video: Baughman's debate intro places Bates and Maine into political context

Before Maine Public Broadcasting flipped on its array of broadcast technology for the gubernatorial debate at Bates on Oct. 28,…


October 6, 2010 3:20 pm

The Atlantic's James Fallows recalls kindness of the late John Strassburger '64

In his blog in The Atlantic, James Fallows recalls the difference that the late John Strassburger ’64 made in the…


September 17, 2010 8:18 am

Doyle '72 offers commentary on coaching and life lessons

In an commentary, Dan Doyle ’72, an authority on sports in America and internationally, encourages youth coaches to go…


July 8, 2010 9:35 am

Environmental risk expert Valerie Lee '75 testifies on 'human frailty' and the Gulf oil spill

Roll Call reported the June 15 congressional testimony of environmental risk assessment expert Valerie Ann Lee ’75, who discussed the…


June 3, 2010 12:22 pm

Portland Press Herald covers memorial for Judge Coffin '40

The Portland Press Herald shares stories from the May 8 memorial service for Frank Coffin ’40. Reporter Edward Murphy writes…


April 23, 2010 6:14 am

Memorial service for Frank Coffin '40 rescheduled to May 8

A memorial service planned for Frank Coffin ’40 earlier this year was postponed due to a snow storm. The service is now planned for May 8 at the University of Southern Maine in Portland.