Bates in the News
You hear the word “endowment” and you probably think “college.” But there’s more out there, says Walter Dillingham ’82.
Below is a sampling of news stories about Bates and Bates alumni.
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March 13, 2014 10:55 am
He got the idea after making a major contribution to the report “Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis.”
March 13, 2014 10:15 am
“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”
February 21, 2014 10:41 am
In 2013, Wander created Days, an app that lets users gather their photos and GIFs in a daily, shareable package. “Days is a way to share a day in your life,” Fisher says.
February 18, 2014 12:25 pm
NPR reports on ‘first-of-its-kind’ national study by Hiss ’66 challenging the value of standardized tests
The study, says NPR, questions the predictive value of standardized tests and argues that they narrow the door of college opportunity.
January 8, 2014 12:36 pm
“These boys have made it their mission to build New England’s first and largest craft hard cider company,” says Forbes.
December 10, 2013 10:33 am
Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.
December 2, 2013 5:51 pm
The show follows series creator Ben Leoni ’05 and fellow backcountry skiers as they head into the boondocks of the Northeast.
November 8, 2013 9:55 am
Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event
The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.
November 8, 2013 9:15 am
A Phi Beta Kappa mathematics major at Bates, she went on to a long teaching career.