Stories about "Maine and New England"
Popham Beach vs. the Morse River

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

Indeed, while an idealized and immutable Popham Beach looms large in the alumni consciousness, the beach itself has rapidly eroded during the 2000s. These days, only a few feet remain at high tide.

Biologist Rebecca Sommer receives $419,000 NIH grant for study of arsenic effects

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 2:49 pm

Rebecca Sommer, associate professor of biology at Bates College, has received $419,000 from the National Institutes of Health for research that could ultimately shed light on health impacts from the ingestion of tiny amounts of arsenic. Sommer will search for the cellular and molecular mechanisms through which low doses of arsenic given to prenatal and juvenile mice tend to result in a syndrome of ailments by adulthood, including obesity and symptoms consistent with diabetes.

Lakes Region Weekly chats with MacMillan author Cowan '61

Thursday, June 3, 2010 4:50 pm

Lakes Region Weekly writer John Balentine talks with Mary Morton Cowan ’61...

Chairman of the Board

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 1:21 pm

In harmony with machines and musicians, producer-engineer Jonathan Wyman ’97 helps bring...

Gov. Baldacci addresses Maine's 'Creative Economy'

Saturday, April 17, 2010 2:56 pm

Maine Gov. John E. Baldacci drove from state budget battles that continued into the early morning Friday to a breakfast presentation at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives on "The Creative Economy and Maine's Future."

Portland Press Herald highlights All-American Manter '11

Thursday, April 1, 2010 1:59 pm

The Press Herald‘s Rachel Lenzi interviews Ben Manter ’11 of Vassalboro after...

Bates College to present pianist, funk band in Winter Jazz Fest

Friday, February 12, 2010 10:12 am

Winter Jazz Fest, a concert featuring one of Maine's best-known jazz pianists and a Bates College student band, takes place at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Activists to discuss indigenous politics, environmentalism in the Americas at Bates College

Friday, February 12, 2010 9:39 am

The politics and environmental interests of indigenous peoples in the Americas, including Native Americans from Maine, are at issue in two nights of panel discussions at Bates College at Monday, Feb. 22 and Tuesday, Feb. 23.

Museum exhibitor Babb to discuss approach to color

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 11:43 am

Maine artist Joel Babb, known for his wilderness paintings and panoramic cityscapes, speaks about the use of color at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, in Room 104 of the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Bangor Daily News reports induction of Al Harvie '65 to Maine Sports Hall of Fame

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 9:09 am

The Bangor Daily News and other Maine news outlets report the induction...

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