Bates in the News

Below is a sampling of news stories about Bates and Bates alumni.
We welcome your news tips about Bates and Bates people in the news.
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Friday

May 15, 2015 10:06 am

Bates in the News: May 15, 2015

Bates in the News: May 15, 2015

A regular sample of news items featuring Bates and Bates people.

Friday

February 20, 2015 12:13 pm

Bates in the News: Feb. 20, 2015

Bates in the News: Feb. 20, 2015

Michael Sargent What Lewiston needs is fewer slogans and more excellence Associate Professor of Psychology Michael Sargent writes an op-ed…

Wednesday

February 11, 2015 11:10 am

Bates in the News: Feb. 13, 2015

Bates in the News: Feb. 13, 2015

John Tooker ’92 When bugs don’t eat slugs, there’s a problem afoot A Newsweek story cites research by insect ecologist…

Friday

January 30, 2015 11:00 am

Bates in the News: Jan. 30

Bates in the News: Jan. 30

A regular sample of news items featuring Bates and Bates people

Friday

January 16, 2015 9:55 am

Bates in the News: Jan. 16, 2015

Bates in the News: Jan. 16, 2015

A regular sample of news stories about Bates and Bates people.

Friday

August 22, 2014 11:00 am

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

How did Jones make the play feel like “a black play written by a black writer for a black audience”?

Wednesday

August 6, 2014 10:09 am

Lester Kenway ’75 lauded for ‘revolutionary’ work along Appalachian Trail

Lester Kenway ’75 lauded for ‘revolutionary’ work along Appalachian Trail

Lester Kenway ’75 has dedicated his life to making the outdoors accessible to generations of hikers across the United States.

Tuesday

July 15, 2014 10:06 am

President Spencer among 50 notable Maine leaders

President Spencer among 50 notable Maine leaders

President Spencer joins nationally recognized Maine luminaries who are “moving Maine forward.”

Tuesday

July 8, 2014 11:00 am

Slideshow: Students serve farm-to-table dinner at Nezinscot Farm

Slideshow: Students serve farm-to-table dinner at Nezinscot Farm

Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.