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Goodlatte gives raise to charities

Tuesday, July 21, 2009 10:06 am

The Daily News-Record of Harrisonburg, Va., reports that U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte...

The Wounds of War

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 2:13 pm

Army physician Dave Lounsbury ’72, a veteran of Iraq, brings the war home

Pearls and Swine

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 12:01 pm

Fareed Zakaria’s wise words pique professors’ interest

Open Forum

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:00 am

Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.

Statistics ace raises doubt

Thursday, June 25, 2009 11:21 am

The Boston Globe describes how Daniel Berman ’08, a graduate student at...

Dan Berman '08, 'statistics ace,' finds flaws in Iran's election data

Thursday, June 25, 2009 9:36 am

A story by The Boston Globe reveals how Daniel Berman '08, a graduate student at St. Andrews University in Scotland and self-described elections junkie, has "leaped beyond the blogosphere and into the global headlines" with a co-written article that points out "data-driven evidence of widespread election irregularities" in Iran.

Stealing the village vote

Thursday, June 18, 2009 11:31 am

In an op-ed essay published in The New York Times, Bates politics...

Marriage fight looms

Thursday, June 18, 2009 10:59 am

The Morning Sentinel reports that political strategist Jesse Connolly ’03 will run...

U.S. attorney nominee Joyce Vance known as rock under pressure

Sunday, May 24, 2009 12:23 pm

The Birmingham News profiles Joyce White Vance ’82, a President Obama nominee...

May 14 update on H1N1 (swine flu)

Sunday, May 24, 2009 12:17 pm

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has confirmed eight H1N1 (swine flu) cases in Maine, with five other cases probable, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

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