Bates in the News

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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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


January 4, 2010 11:15 am

NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams expresses best wishes to Bryant Gumbel '70

On his Dec. 8 telecast, NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams, L.H.D. ’05 sent best wishes to fellow journalist Bryant…


January 4, 2010 11:03 am

The Wichita Eagle interviews new Golf Warehouse CEO Brad Wolansky '86

The Wichita Eagle interviews Brad Wolansky ’86, new CEO of the Golf Warehouse, for its Five Questions feature. A rhetoric…


December 16, 2009 4:42 pm

Portland Press Herald reports on 'Woman of Distinction' honor to Brenda Garrand '79

The Portland Press Herald reports that Brenda Garrand ’79, founder, president and strategic director of the Maine-based Garrand communications agency,…


December 3, 2009 9:01 am highlights immigrant research by politics professor Clarisa Perez-Armendariz

The online magazine highlights new research by Assistant Professor of Politics Clarisa Perez-Armendariz suggesting that the presence of Mexican…