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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Tuesday

February 2, 2010 10:29 am

Union Leader profiles Carrie Barnard Jones '93, best-selling children's author

Columnist John Clayton of the Union Leader 0f Manchester, N.H., speaks with fiction author Carrie Barnard Jones ’93, who had…

Tuesday

February 2, 2010 9:49 am

The Boston Globe profiles family of Bobcat hoop standout Jimmy O'Keefe '10

The Boston Globe describes the basketball passion of the O’Keefe family of Lexington, Mass., noting that parents Jim and Heather…

Thursday

January 14, 2010 9:04 am

Sun Journal tells of Haitian connections of Beasley, Mathieu '12

The Lewiston Sun Journal interviews Myron Beasley, assistant professor of American cultural studies and African American studies, and student Eric…

Tuesday

January 5, 2010 11:34 am

The Cabot Star-Herald chronicles international travels of Matt Chance '11

The Cabot (Ark.) Star-Herald describes the international travels of native son Matt Chance ’11, who spent the summer working at…

Tuesday

January 5, 2010 9:07 am

Providence Journal catches up with two-sport standout Sean Wirth '10

The Providence Journal updates readers on the Bates doings of Sean Wirth ’10 of Barrington, R.I. During the fall, the…

Monday

January 4, 2010 2:08 pm

The Boston Globe reports on Cubist's move to purchase biotech company

The Boston Globe reports that Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc., whose chief executive and president is Michael Bonney ’80, will spend up…

Monday

January 4, 2010 1:43 pm

PRI’s The World, Miami Herald feature Ghetto Biennale

Public Radio International’s The World and The Miami Herald published recent stories about Ghetto Biennale in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. This unusual…

Monday

January 4, 2010 12:08 pm

A Girl’s Life documents the aspirations of Sonia Luna ’13

A Girl’s Life, a PBS documentary by researcher and author Rachel Simmons examining the challenges facing young women growing up…

Monday

January 4, 2010 11:30 am

Campus Technology describes Bates' new wirelesss PA system

Campus Technology magazine spoke to Tom Carey ’73, director of security and campus safety at Bates, for a story about…