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Edmund Muskie '36 is sworn in as U.S. secretary of state by longtime friend and adviser Frank Coffin '40, a federal judge at the time. Looking on are, from left, President Jimmy Carter; Muskie's daughter Ellen Muskie Allen; and his wife, Jane Muskie.
On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

Thursday, March 27, 2014 2:08 pm

On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie '36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.

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Summer Student Work: At Jane Doe Inc., Tracey ’15 explains men’s work in combatting domestic violence

Friday, August 23, 2013 2:03 pm

Cody Tracey ’15 of Baltimore received a 2013 Harward Summer Student Fellowship...

David Longdon '14, a Bates economics major from Accra, Ghana, spent summer 2011 as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-focused organization in Lewiston. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

Thursday, March 22, 2012 1:33 pm

For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.

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Slide Show: Highlights of 2012 MLK Day observance

Friday, January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

New York Times quotes Merisotis ’86 about Obama college cost meeting

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 4:01 pm

The New York Times was among many media outlets reporting on the...

Chronicle of Philanthropy essay by Campbell '83 offers lessons about 9/11 fundraising

Thursday, September 15, 2011 8:52 am

A Chronicle of Philanthropy essay by David Campbell ’83 looks at the...

Habitat for Humanity project 'significant and enduring' for Bates students

Friday, June 3, 2011 1:41 pm

Simone Schriger ’14 of Los Angeles, Calif., recently participated in a Habitat...

Speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices

Friday, September 17, 2010 11:30 am

Here are speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices. The conference's nearly three dozen presenters include healthcare workers from across the country and beyond; faculty in diverse disciplines from Bates and other colleges; and interpreters, social workers, counselors and other experts in breaching cultural factors that impede refugee access to healthcare.

President Hansen lauds Bonney '80 for philanthropy, education leadership

Friday, April 2, 2010 1:14 pm

β€œHe demonstrates three of the most important and interrelated capacities that a rigorous liberal arts education promotes: seeing around corners, building bridges and embracing contradictions and conflicts with generosity.”

Sun Journal tells of Haitian connections of Beasley, Mathieu '12

Thursday, January 14, 2010 9:04 am

The Lewiston Sun Journal interviews Myron Beasley, assistant professor of American cultural...

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