Bates in the News

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

December 13, 2011 4:01 pm

New York Times quotes Merisotis ’86 about Obama college cost meeting

The New York Times was among many media outlets reporting on the private meeting Dec. 5 between President Obama and…

Tuesday

December 13, 2011 3:30 pm

Free Press feature on Montford Marines quotes Col. Stephanie Smith ’87

Free Press feature on Montford Marines quotes Col. Stephanie Smith ’87

The Detroit Free Press quotes Marine Col. Stephanie Smith ’87 in a feature story about the the first African American…

Friday

December 9, 2011 9:50 pm

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

The bold and creative work of photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05 has been the focus of visual communications media outlets. Communication…

Friday

December 9, 2011 9:15 pm

Swampscott Patch profiles restaurateur Matt O’Neil ’00

Swampscott Patch profiles restaurateur Matt O’Neil ’00

Leading up to the traditional Thanksgiving Day football game between Swampscott and Marblehead high schools, the local Patch profiles a former Swampscott player and Bates alumnus, Matt O’Neill ’00, now chef and owner of the Blue Ox Restaurant.

Tuesday

November 15, 2011 6:28 pm

Cubist CEO Mike Bonney ’80 talks about careers and superbugs with NECN

Cubist CEO Mike Bonney ’80 talks about careers and superbugs with NECN

Cubist CEO Mike Bonney ’80 shares his career path from drugstore manager to pharmaceutical CEO, and talks about the company’s superbug-fighting product, the antibiotic Cubicin.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 9:01 pm

Sun Journal’s Kalle Oakes gives kudos to Bates football

Sun Journal’s Kalle Oakes gives kudos to Bates football

Sun Journal columnist Kalle Oakes writes about the rising fortunes of Bates football in 2011.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 8:37 pm

Worcester Business Journal profiles environmental CEO Wilk ’82

The Worcester Business Journal offers a Q-and-A interview with Lisa Farrell Wilk ’82, president and CEO of Capaccio Environmental Engineering…

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 8:14 pm

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson staff writer Justin Worland reports on the Bates Chapel’s naming in memory of Peter Gomes ’65, the late…

Tuesday

October 18, 2011 3:21 pm

NOVA intern Sarah Charley ’11 starts with a joke

NOVA intern Sarah Charley ’11 starts with a joke

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”