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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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Thursday

August 25, 2011
11:02 am

Bates journalism students help break dam-safety story

A news story about 93 potentially hazardous dams in Maine, prepared by the Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting, is getting attention all around the state and in Washington, D.C. And Bates students played a crucial role in its development.

Wednesday

August 3, 2011
2:01 pm

Teach for America again counts Bates among top contributors

Bates College is again among a group of 20 U.S. colleges and universities contributing the most new graduates to Teach…

Thursday

July 28, 2011
1:15 pm

Student e-commerce site catches CNNMoney's eye

If you’ve bought a four-pound can of tuna at a warehouse store, you know buying in bulk pays off. But…

Tuesday

July 19, 2011
1:10 pm

Newburyport Daily News profiles Humane Society state director Fox '03

The Newburyport, Mass., Daily News profiles Alexis Fox ’03, state director of the Humane Society of the United States, who…

Tuesday

July 19, 2011
12:00 pm

Brownstoner discusses Brooklyn development with Charney '01

The Brooklyn-focused Brownstoner blog interviews Sam Charney ’01, project executive for the real estate development firm Two Trees. Charney recently…

Tuesday

July 19, 2011
8:59 am

The Republican talks to Northstar Session singer-songwriter Szlachetka '02

The Republican of Springfield, Mass., talks to singer-songwriter Matt Szlachetka ’02, whose band, the L.A.-based Northstar Session, is touring New England in support of its third album, Late Bloomer, including a stop at the Irish Twins Pub here in Lewiston on Thursday evening, July 21.

Monday

June 20, 2011
1:30 pm

Sun Journal chronicles Somali immigrant Asha Mohamud's path to Bates

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk profiles Asha Mohamud ’15, a member of one of the first Somali families to…

Monday

June 20, 2011
12:34 pm

Aljazeera interviews Basij-Rasikh '12 for story on Afghanistan youth

Aljazeera interviews Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12 for a story about the potential of Afghanistan youth to help the country address basic…

Monday

June 20, 2011
10:58 am

Dr. Howard Scher '72 at fore of two major prostate cancer findings

Leading cancer researcher Howard Scher ’72 recently presented two major findings from a Phase III study of the prostate cancer…