Stories about "News and politics"
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:59 pm
Newsmakers talk about rural education (it's not only about white Americans) and the Senate and the filibuster; plus two alumni innovators in the financial world.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 12:29 pm
A day after the election, Collins spoke of unity, gave advice to students feeling isolated, and talked about the glass ceiling for women in politics.
Friday, November 11, 2016 11:54 am
Election night delivered a surprise to students, faculty, and staff who gathered in Chase Hall Lounge to watch election results.
Friday, November 11, 2016 8:38 am
Bates-related election news include local and national coverage of an attempt to discourage Bates students from voting.
Thursday, November 10, 2016 2:41 pm
At a large campus gathering Wednesday, four politics faculty gave insights and predictions about U.S. governance under President-elect Trump.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 4:19 pm
Though fall break made for a small crowd, the reactions were big as a viewing party scrutinized the third and final presidential debate.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 11:18 pm
Each Tuesday night, the editors of The Bates Student come together to put out a paper.
Why newspapers and readers are at an ‘incredibly awkward moment,’ explains Boston Globe editor Brian McGrory ’84
Friday, February 5, 2016 12:03 pm
The health of democratic society depends on papers making a "nuanced transition" to an all-digital future, says McGrory. Plus: What he thinks about "the Bill" of today.
Monday, February 25, 2013 11:02 am
McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper's new editor.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 11:32 am
An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.