Archives for "Maine and New England"

Wednesday

August 7, 2013 5:12 pm

‘The Swordfish Hunters’: Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

‘The Swordfish Hunters’: Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

Bruce Bourque, senior lecturer in anthropology at Bates and curator of archaeology at the Maine History Museum, talks about his…

Thursday

May 9, 2013 6:00 pm

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”

Thursday

May 9, 2013 1:00 pm

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

In the wake of recent fires in downtown Lewiston, the Bates community is organizing to respond to the needs of our neighbors.

Wednesday

April 10, 2013 12:14 pm

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Bates marine biologist Will Ambrose says that coastal worm diggers don’t do significant harm to clams.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 5:21 pm

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Douglas Hodgkin offers insight into how voters treat lawmakers who vote against their gun views.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 2:08 pm

MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

Pete and Gerry’s is a “regional powerhouse, distributing ‘certified humane’ organic eggs up and down the East Coast.”

Friday

March 15, 2013 3:53 pm

Bates in Brief Sightings: First-years return from AESOP excursions in Maine

Bates in Brief Sightings: First-years return from AESOP excursions in Maine

Gearing Up! Will a week in the wild prepare you for Bates? Right after their AESOP pre-orientation trips returned to…

Friday

March 15, 2013 10:01 am

When climbing, ‘nothing else matters,’ says Chester Chiao ’13

When climbing, ‘nothing else matters,’ says Chester Chiao ’13

“I climb because it helps me discover my limits, face my fears and overcome them.”

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 5:06 pm

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Coach Al Fereshetian says expectations for Spofford are “very high. He put in a fantastic fall of training.”

Wednesday

October 17, 2012 11:32 am

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.