Archives for "Maine and New England"
March 10, 2009 12:52 pm
Bates plays host to the NCAA Skiing Championships, March 11-14. See a video preview of the Black Mountain Nordic course produced by H. Lincoln Benedict ’09
March 4, 2009 12:36 pm
Welcoming the best collegiate skiers in the nation, Bates College plays host to the 2009 NCAA Skiing Championships March 11-14 at its two home venues: Sunday River in Bethel, Maine (alpine) and Black Mountain in Rumford, Maine (Nordic).
February 26, 2009 12:02 pm
When a Maine dairy farmer ponders the move to organic production, Rick Kersbergen ’78 is there to ease the transition.
February 15, 2009 4:08 pm
Bates College President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced the appointment of Stephen M. Fuller ’82 of Freeport to the College’s Board of Trustees.
February 13, 2009 4:50 pm
Sam Evans-Brown ’09 completes a breakout weekend with his second consecutive fifth-place finish in the Bates Winter Carnival. In March, Bates hosts the 2009 NCAA National Collegiate Men’s and Women’s Skiing Championships and partners with two of Maine’s outstanding skiing venues: Sunday River in Bethel and Black Mountain in Rumford.
February 12, 2009 4:17 pm
Professor of Psychology Georgia Nigro participates in the Maine Boys Network, a consortium of policy analysts, educators and youth-services professionals that sponsored a year-long study on the academic underachievement of 540 Maine boys and young men
February 10, 2009 11:41 am
Pride and joy was evident in longtime Bates throwing coach Joe Woodhead’s words and, yes, on his face too, when the longtime Bates throwing coach was feted prior to the annual Maine Men’s Intercollegiate Track and Field Championships Saturday evening.
February 5, 2009 2:38 pm
Blind from birth, Steve Hoad was raised by a mother who “understood that children were children,” he says. “It was expected that I would do things children do.” His outdoors experiences as a child and a desire to conserve land solidified Hoad’s dream to one day live with his family on a farm.
January 26, 2009 12:00 pm
Ninety-three-year-old pianist Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s best-known musicians, performs at Bates College in two concerts marking the anniversaries of important debuts in his long career.
January 13, 2009 10:09 am
“Manny’s War,” a play written by a Bates College theater professor about a Jewish American soldier taken prisoner by the Germans, opens this week in a Lincoln County Community Theater production.