Archives for "News and politics"
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.
May 5, 2009 10:10 am
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has confirmed one of seven Maine H1N1 (swine flu) cases reported. Up to six more are expected to be confirmed, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The cases involve two adults in Kennebec County, three adults and one youth in York County, and one youth in Penobscot County.