Bates in the News

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

Friday

January 13, 2012 4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Thursday

January 12, 2012 3:11 pm

Telegram & Gazette interviews new hospital CEO Win Brown ’89

Telegram & Gazette interviews new hospital CEO Win Brown ’89

Win Brown ’89 is the new president and CEO of Heywood Hospital in Gardner, Mass., and was recently interviewed by the Telegram & Gazette.

Thursday

January 12, 2012 2:30 pm

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle blogger says Spencer appointment a ‘best’ moment in 2011

Chronicle of Higher Education blogger Richard Kahlenberg, who writes about innovation in higher education, names Clayton Spencer’s appointment as the…

Thursday

January 12, 2012 12:13 pm

Maine media profile thesis-inspired hard cider business

Maine media profile thesis-inspired hard cider business

Biology major Ben Manter ’11 used his senior thesis experience to kick start a Maine-based hard cider business with classmates…