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Tyler Mills, poet. (Arik Lubkin)
Language Arts Live readings resume with poet Tyler Mills

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 8:51 am

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings resumes with poet Tyler Mills on Jan. 16.

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Video: For V-12 participants, a time to celebrate and remember

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 3:44 pm

Seventy years after they learned the basics of Navy life on the...

Former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy '07 has found new purpose in kayaking.
ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

Friday, August 23, 2013 9:22 am

ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier...

A Boston police officer shouts instructions on Boylston Street in Boston on April 15, 2013. Photograph by Bates photographer Mike Bradley, who was at the marathon earlier in the day and returned to cover the aftermath for a New York City media outlet.
Marcus ’82 offers first-hand accounts of Boston Marathon bombings and aftermath for Esquire

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 2:43 pm

Jon Marcus '82 describes solidarity and resolve in the aftermath of the April 15 bombings.

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Bates leads the pack in March Mania competition

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:52 pm

Spurred by the mantra “Beat Colby,” Bates’ young alumni have secured their first March Mania victory in the challenge’s four-year history.

Visiting Assistant Professor of English Matteo Pangallo '03 directs "The Swaggering Damsel." Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 12:10 pm

"The Swaggering Damsel," a 17th-century comedy, appears in Bates College performances on Thursday through Sunday, March 21-24.

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Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

Monday, February 25, 2013 11:02 am

McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper's new editor.

Dave Thompson's company Home Bistro now employs 30 and predicts that 2013 sales will top $11.2 million.
Strictly Business profiles Home Bistro’s Dave Thompson ’81

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 11:16 am

Let Dave Thompson '81 put dinner on your table.

A captive adult male Cercopithecus lomamiensis. Photograph by  Maurice Emetshu.
Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 1:02 pm

An African monkey known as a lesula was recently confirmed as a new species by Kate Detwiler '95 and her fellow primate researchers.

Bookies and other gamblers used to depend on skilled "line men," like Uncle Arthur, for timely sports results, including race results from Suffolk Downs in East Boston, shown here in the 1930s. Photograph courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.
Marcus ’82 pens Globe Magazine story of ‘Uncle Arthur,’ famed gambling racketeer

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 10:33 am

From the 1950s to the 1970s Arthur Marcus was one of the best at his job.

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