Archives for "News and politics"
January 27, 2011 9:40 am
One of the nation’s leading intellectuals of the hip-hop generation, Marc Lamont Hill speaks at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Pettengill Hall’s Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).
January 25, 2011 3:58 pm
Carolyn Ryan ’86 has been named metropolitan editor of The New York Times, according to the paper’s Media Decoder blog and…
December 2, 2010 12:42 pm
The Portland Press Herald makes clear that politics and public service are twin passions for Kevin Raye ’83, Maine’s new…
November 2, 2010 8:25 am
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
Before Maine Public Broadcasting flipped on its array of broadcast technology for the gubernatorial debate at Bates on Oct. 28,…
October 26, 2010 4:20 pm
Three experienced journalists offer a discussion titled “The Role of Journalism in a Democracy” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in Bates College’s Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.
October 14, 2010 2:10 pm
Maine Public Broadcasting’s Morning Edition radio program invited Brenda Garrand ’79, president of the Garrand communications firm, and fellow ad…
June 4, 2010 9:16 am
The Bangor Daily News, in its profile of Maine Republican gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage, a fiscal conservative, quotes Professor Emeritus…
April 23, 2010 6:14 am
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.
April 17, 2010 2:56 pm
Maine Gov. John E. Baldacci drove from state budget battles that continued into the early morning Friday to a breakfast presentation at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives on “The Creative Economy and Maine’s Future.”