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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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Wednesday

June 10, 2009
11:45 am

Home away from home

In an open letter to the Sun Journal, recent graduate Paul Suitter ’09 of Oakfield, Maine, thanks the Lewiston-Auburn community…

Monday

June 1, 2009
11:57 am

Salem grad, 75, the man who "never quits"

The Salem Evening News features Carl Harris ’55, who returned to Bates to earn his degree 50 years after dropping…

Monday

June 1, 2009
9:00 am

June's cover Mom

Raising Maine magazine put Amy Robbins-Winslow ’92 of Belfast and her 3-year-old son on the cover of its June issue…

Thursday

May 28, 2009
12:05 pm

Locally grown comic goes viral with mullet wig and wolf T-shirt

A story in The Adirondack Daily Enterprise talks about the YouTube video produced by Dustin Drury ’06 and his New York City improv group, Dr. Coolsex that picks up on the viral Internet humor of the Three Wolf Moon T-shirt, which became wildly popular when it began attracting funny and ironic reviews on its Amazon.com page.

Wednesday

May 27, 2009
12:17 pm

O'Connell named Maine's football coach of the year

The Bangor Daily News reports that Dan O’Connell ’99, who guided the John Bapst of Bangor football team to the…

Wednesday

May 27, 2009
12:12 pm

"Still Alice" author Lisa Genova

The WCSH-TV news magazine 207 features Lisa Genova ’92, author of Still Alice, the novel about a Harvard professor succumbing…

Sunday

May 24, 2009
12:23 pm

U.S. attorney nominee Joyce Vance known as rock under pressure

The Birmingham News profiles Joyce White Vance ’82, a President Obama nominee as U.S. attorney for the Northern District of…

Thursday

May 21, 2009
11:53 am

From avocado to awesome

Art major Weston Noyes ’00 and wife Amy won a remodel contest for Fine Homebuilding magazine. Referencing their pre-makeover kitchen,…

Tuesday

May 19, 2009
9:06 am

The Boston Globe ranks Cubist, with Bonney '80 as CEO, as No. 1 best business

The Boston Globe‘s annual ranking of the 100 best Massachusetts businesses puts Cubist Pharmaceuticals, headed by Michael Bonney ’80, in…