Archives for "Alumni and friends"
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.
October 31, 2011 6:26 pm
The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…
October 28, 2011 8:00 pm
For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her pool was Olympic-size — the globe, into which…
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.
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”
October 18, 2011 1:35 pm
The Root, in collaboration with The HistoryMakers, offers reflections from educational leader King V. Cheek Jr. ’59. With his brother…
October 18, 2011 1:11 pm
South End Patch reporter Christopher Treacy interviews encaustic artist Amy Keller ’87 of Kingston, Mass., about her work and about…
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
September 28, 2011 1:49 pm
Homecoming 2011 featured a wide range of activities and opportunities for good friends to get together, including: a memorial tree-planting…
September 27, 2011 11:19 am
Chris Murtagh ’11, track coach Al Fereshetian and David Pless ’13 made an overnight, 600-mile dash from Washington, D.C., back to Bates for Murtagh’s graduation.