Bates in the News

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

June 25, 2009 11:21 am

Statistics ace raises doubt

The Boston Globe describes how Daniel Berman ’08, a graduate student at St. Andrews University in Scotland and self-described elections…

Friday

June 19, 2009 11:26 am

Answering a higher calling

Hartford Courant columnist Jeff Jacobs talks to Phil Johnson ’06 about his decision to leave the financial world of JP…

Thursday

June 18, 2009 11:31 am

Stealing the village vote

In an op-ed essay published in The New York Times, Bates politics professor Eric Hooglund asks if “rural Iran, where…

Thursday

June 18, 2009 10:59 am

Marriage fight looms

The Morning Sentinel reports that political strategist Jesse Connolly ’03 will run the campaign to fight the potential people’s veto…

Wednesday

June 17, 2009 11:33 am

Church carillon chiming again

The Sun Journal describes how faculty member Gene Clough fixed an electrical problem with the carillon in Deering Memorial United…

Thursday

June 11, 2009 11:41 am

A father-daughter team with a lot of 'fish' stories

The Cape Cod Chronicle profiles Story Fish ’67, who owns Chatham Family Charters with daughter Annie Fish. He explained how…

Thursday

June 11, 2009 11:07 am

Alexander's great plans

The Star Tribune of Minneapolis, Minn., interviews Darsie Alexander ’88, appointed chief curator of the Walker Art Center in November….

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…