Bates in the News

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July 8, 2009 10:28 am

Robin Leventhal '88 among Seattle chefs tapped for Top Chef

Seattle Times food writer Nancy Leson says, “Brava for Bravo! They’ve tapped not one but two Seattle chefs for the…


July 7, 2009 10:35 am

Their life cycles

Staff writer Bella English of The Boston Globe captures the charming mania of a local bicycling club that includes journalist…


July 7, 2009 10:31 am

Fresh Air kids get warm, wet welcome

The Portland Press Herald talks to Laura Young Connelly ’88 of Cape Elizabeth (and takes her photograph) for a story…


July 2, 2009 10:51 am

Cooper-Hewitt names acting director

The New York Times notes the appointment of Caroline Baumann ’88 as acting director of the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Magazine….


July 2, 2009 9:28 am

Associated Press reports Bates 'rout' at Henley Regatta

The Associated Press, reporting on Bates’ participation in the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta in Henley-on-Thames, England, noted that Bates defeated…


July 1, 2009 10:53 am

Stories of her grandfather

In Maine Magazine, freelance writer Mercedes Grandin ’03 describes the tours that Victoria Wyeth ’01 leads at Rockland’s Farnsworth Art…


June 28, 2009 10:56 am

Edwards Dam breaching

The Kennebec Journal cites important research by Associate Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis and Jesse Lance Robbins ’06 that illuminates…


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…


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…