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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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…

Monday

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…

Monday

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…

Wednesday

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,…

Thursday

December 3, 2009 9:01 am

Miller-McCune.com highlights immigrant research by politics professor Clarisa Perez-Armendariz

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

Thursday

December 3, 2009 8:32 am

The New York Times publishes funny, poignant essay by Charles Antin '02

In a New York Times essay, Charles Antin ’02 chronicles his breakup with a live-in girlfriend of five years. “We…

Monday

November 30, 2009 3:32 pm

The Stanford Daily reports on symposium honoring art history professor Wanda Corn '62

The Stanford Daily reports on the “Great American Thing,” a two-day symposium honoring Wanda Jones Corn ’62, professor emeritus at…