Bates in the News

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

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 12:42 pm

Benefactor keeps slain man's dream from dying

Maine Sunday Telegram columnist Bill Nemitz writes about a community-building act of philanthropy by Dr. Chuck Radis ’75, who provided…