Bates in the News

Below is a sampling of news stories about Bates and Bates alumni.
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Monday

May 7, 2012 2:03 pm

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

Bates team featured in New England Emmy-nominated MPBN documentary

“Desperate Alewives,” a Maine Public Broadcasting Network documentary featuring Bates environmental economist Lynne Lewis among others, has been nominated for a New England Emmy.

Wednesday

May 2, 2012 2:47 pm

Feintuch exhibition in Germany reviewed

Feintuch exhibition in Germany reviewed

The major German newspaper Berlin Zeitung reviewed a gallery exhibition in Berlin by Robert Feintuch, a member of the Bates art faculty.

Monday

March 12, 2012 1:31 pm

CFO.com touts prize-winning app by classmates Rapp and Ghai

Reporter David Rosenbaum of CFO.com highlights the prize-winning open-source financial application created by Pranav Ghai ’93 and Alex Rapp ’93….

Monday

March 12, 2012 11:08 am

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben Miller ’96, whose book Born Along the Color…

Friday

March 9, 2012 4:42 pm

Public radio follows pianist Frank Glazer’s ‘Long Road’

Public radio follows pianist Frank Glazer’s ‘Long Road’

Public radio’s popular interview program The Story visits pianist and Bates artist-in-residence Frank Glazer.

Thursday

January 19, 2012 11:54 am

Bates board chair Bonney ’80 named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch

Bates board chair Bonney ’80 named a top U.S. CEO by MarketWatch

Bates board chair Mike Bonney ’80, CEO of Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., is one of the six best corporate leaders in the U.S., according to a leading financial news publication.

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 12:52 pm

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

The Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of the 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events at the college, including talks…

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 12:14 pm

Sun Journal highlights Nordic medal performance by Ellefson ’09

Sun Journal highlights Nordic medal performance by Ellefson ’09

Sun Journal columnist Kalle Oakes spotlights the bronze-medal performance by former Bates All-American skier Sylvan Ellefson ’09 at the U.S….

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 11:31 am

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and Jane Costlow explain their students’ partnership with the…