Bates in the News

Below is a sampling of news stories about Bates and Bates alumni.
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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…

Monday

November 30, 2009 1:46 pm

Sun-Times columnist at looks Pricefalls.com, founded by Elliot Moskow '10

For a Cyber Monday story, Chicago Sun-Times columnist Sandra Guy looks Pricefalls.com, a Dutch auction Web site founded by Bates…

Tuesday

November 17, 2009 8:59 am

NBC Nightly News recalls Medal of Honor winner Lewis Millett '49

On his Nov. 16 telecast, NBC Nightly News host Brian Williams, L.H.D. ’05 remembers retired U.S. Army Col. Lewis Millett…

Sunday

November 15, 2009 4:03 pm

The Boston Globe tells of the Basij-Rasikh siblings' hope to shape Afghanistan's future

A Boston Globe story describes the support network for six siblings of the Basij-Rasikh family of Afghanistan, several of whom…

Thursday

November 12, 2009 4:47 pm

WMPG community radio interviews Golden '11, Basij-Rasikh '12 on Afghanistan

Jared Golden ’11, whose Marine and civilian experiences are the subject of a Sun Journal profile, and Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12…

Thursday

November 12, 2009 4:22 pm

Sun Journal profiles war veteran Jared Golden '11

The Lewiston Sun Journal, under the headline “War veteran attending Bates has heart still in Afghanistan,” profiles Jared Golden ’11,…

Thursday

November 12, 2009 3:36 pm

Pizza Today reports on $5,000 Hobart sustainability grant

Pizza Today reports that the Hobart Center for Foodservice Sustainability has awarded a $5,000 grant to Bates Dining Services for…

Tuesday

November 10, 2009 11:12 am

New England Cable News among news outlets reporting surge in H1N1 cases at Bates

New England Cable News reporter Amy Sinclair comes to campus in October to report on the surge in H1N1 cases…

Wednesday

November 4, 2009 12:17 pm

The Rachel Maddow Show interviews Jesse Connolly '01, campaign manager for Maine's gay marriage referendum

The day after voters overturned Maine’s gay-marriage law, Portland Press Herald columnist Bill Nemitz writes a poignant profile of Jesse…