Archives for "News and politics"
July 21, 2009 10:06 am
The Daily News-Record of Harrisonburg, Va., reports that U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte ’74, R-Roanoke, gave $1,000 to the Big Brothers…
July 1, 2009 2:13 pm
Army physician Dave Lounsbury ’72, a veteran of Iraq, brings the war home
July 1, 2009 12:01 pm
Fareed Zakaria’s wise words pique professors’ interest
July 1, 2009 11:00 am
Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.
June 25, 2009 11:21 am
The Boston Globe describes how Daniel Berman ’08, a graduate student at St. Andrews University in Scotland and self-described elections…
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.
June 18, 2009 11:31 am
In an op-ed essay published in The New York Times, Bates politics professor Eric Hooglund asks if “rural Iran, where…
June 18, 2009 10:59 am
The Morning Sentinel reports that political strategist Jesse Connolly ’03 will run the campaign to fight the potential people’s veto…
May 24, 2009 12:23 pm
The Birmingham News profiles Joyce White Vance ’82, a President Obama nominee as U.S. attorney for the Northern District of…
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.