Stories about "Alumni and friends"
Worcester Business Journal profiles environmental CEO Wilk ’82

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 8:37 pm

The Worcester Business Journal offers a Q-and-A interview with Lisa Farrell Wilk...

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Astronomer to bring complexities of galactic interaction down to earth in talk

Monday, November 7, 2011 1:57 pm

Jeffrey Kenney '80, an astronomy professor at Yale University, discusses interactions within galactic clusters Nov. 10 in a talk intended for a mainstream audience.

Jamie Merisotis '86, a Bates trustee and a dedicated advocate for improved access to higher education, moderated the symposium.
College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 5:11 pm

Everyone knows that the big story about higher education is that costs are out of control. That story sets the tone for media coverage of higher education, and it's the story that keeps parents awake at night. And it's wrong.

Professor of Philosophy Mark Okrent gets a close look as board chairman Mike Bonney '80 (left) and President Nancy Cable do the ribbon cutting. Photograph by Rene Minnis.
Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

Monday, October 31, 2011 6:26 pm

The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from...

Bates was the diving board for global citizen Alyson Ewald ’90

Friday, October 28, 2011 8:00 pm

For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her...

Students paint the Lisbon Street mural in 1971 as an unidentified man films the work.
Lisbon Street mural project of 1971

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 2:37 pm

A 1971 project to paint a colorful mural on a Lisbon Street brick wall was a sign of the times.

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NOVA intern Sarah Charley ’11 starts with a joke

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 3:21 pm

Sarah Charley '11 explains the Heisenberg uncertainty principle and how an electron can sometimes be like a “sheet crumpled into a ball” and other times like a “quilt spread across a bed”

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The Root features interview with King V. Cheek ’59, former HBCU president

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 1:35 pm

The Root, in collaboration with The HistoryMakers, offers reflections from educational leader...

Patch interviews encaustic artist Amy Keller '87

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 1:11 pm

South End Patch reporter Christopher Treacy interviews encaustic artist Amy Keller ’87...

The renovated Roger Williams Hall (at left) and Hedge Hall: "Projects I am proudest of," says Terry Beckmann. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
U.S. Sen. George Mitchell among speakers for weeklong ‘Unbounded Learning’

Friday, October 7, 2011 10:56 am

George Mitchell, the former U.S. senator delivers the keynote address during a weeklong celebration of international and interdisciplinary education at Bates

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