Bates in the News

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April 1, 2010 12:35 pm

The Boston Globe offers a reading by poet Rob Farnsworth

Boston Globe reporter Martin Finucane attends poet Rob Farnsworth’s reading at the Boston Athenaeum and describes how “the poet spun…


March 25, 2010 3:27 pm

Time calls Gilmore '97 'an artist to watch'

Time Magazine names video artist Kate Gilmore ’97 one of three “artists to watch” in its coverage of the Whitney Biennial, along with photographer Nina Berman and painter Lesley Vance.


March 2, 2010 2:26 pm

The Boston Herald talks to roots musician Corey Harris '91

The Boston Herald interviews roots musician Corey Harris ’91, a MacArthur “genius grant” winner, who was in Cambridge for a…


March 2, 2010 9:28 am

The New York Times describes 'almost by accident' concert assembled by Andrew Cyr '96

New York Times music critic Allan Kozinnn describes how the Metropolis Ensemble, whose artistic director is Andrew Cyr ’96, went…


March 2, 2010 8:47 am

The Portland Press Herald describes conflict about the Morse River's meandering ways

The Portland Press Herald describes how scientists, officials and residents differ on what to do, if anything, about the Morse…


March 2, 2010 8:41 am

The Boston Globe notes kickoff for My Secret Boston, co-founded by Jon Marcus '82

In his Names column, Boston Globe reporter Mark Shanahan ’87 notes the January kickoff party for My Secret Boston, a…


March 2, 2010 8:20 am

The New York Times describes new directing gig, with prisoners, for Arin Arbus '99

A New York Times story describes how Arin Arbus ’99, an acclaimed off-Broadway director, does theater work with prison inmates…


March 2, 2010 8:03 am

Press Herald interviews Snoop Dogg before Bates concert

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier interviews rap artist Snoop Dogg via e-mail before his Feb. 27 Bates concert, sponsored…


February 16, 2010 4:56 pm

Robert Hatch, icon of Bates athletics, passes away at age 85

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show Professor Emeritus of Physical Education Robert W. Hatch, an icon…