Bates in the News
An extensive profile of author Elizabeth Strout ’77 in The Washington Post focuses on Strout’s past as a way to explain the compelling lead character in her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Olive Kitteridge.
Below is a sampling of news stories about Bates and Bates alumni.
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August 3, 2009 9:17 am
In his letter to The New York Times, Bates vice president Bill Hiss ’66 responds to the story “The Other Side of ‘Test Optional'” by Lynn O’Shaughnessy.
July 30, 2009 12:55 pm
Olympic rowing gold medalist Andrew Byrnes ’05 is prominent as Rowing News looks at life at Canada’s national training center…
July 25, 2009 9:49 am
The Eagle-Tribune of Massachusetts reports on a group of college students, including Kyle Hagenbuch ’10, who are bicycling across the…
July 24, 2009 9:52 am
New England Cable News reports that Spelt Right Bakery, founded and run by Beth George ’85 and Tim Kane ’82…
July 22, 2009 10:01 am
Dr. Robert McAfee ’56, former president of the American Medical Association, offers his opinion on healthcare reform in the Portland…
July 21, 2009 10:06 am
The Daily News-Record of Harrisonburg, Va., reports that U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte ’74, R-Roanoke, gave $1,000 to the Big Brothers…
July 19, 2009 10:10 am
Interviewed on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, Jamie Merisotis ’86, president and CEO of the Lumina Foundation for Education, responds to President…
July 16, 2009 3:39 pm
The Associated Press on July 7, 2009, reports a tweak to the Guiding Stars program, a food star rating system…
July 16, 2009 10:19 am
Clinical psychologist Jon Adler ’00 talks to Elle magazine for an article about how stress interferes with our decision-making abilities….