Bates in the News

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

April 17, 2013 2:43 pm

Marcus ’82 offers first-hand accounts of Boston Marathon bombings and aftermath for Esquire

Marcus ’82 offers first-hand accounts of Boston Marathon bombings and aftermath for Esquire

Jon Marcus ’82 describes solidarity and resolve in the aftermath of the April 15 bombings.

Wednesday

April 10, 2013 12:14 pm

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Bates marine biologist Will Ambrose says that coastal worm diggers don’t do significant harm to clams.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 5:21 pm

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Coverage of Maine gun control legislation quotes emeritus professor Hodgkin

Douglas Hodgkin offers insight into how voters treat lawmakers who vote against their gun views.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 4:31 pm

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of “Othello: The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 2:08 pm

MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

Pete and Gerry’s is a “regional powerhouse, distributing ‘certified humane’ organic eggs up and down the East Coast.”

Monday

February 25, 2013 5:52 pm

LA Times reviews Christmas in Hanoi featuring Joseph Kim ’96

LA Times reviews Christmas in Hanoi featuring Joseph Kim ’96

Written by Eddie Borey, the cross-cultural family drama Christmas in Hanoi features Joseph Kim ’96 in one of the lead roles.

Monday

February 25, 2013 11:02 am

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper’s new editor.

Monday

February 25, 2013 9:32 am

Gallagher ’11 makes a splash in D.C. schools, garners hometown attention

Gallagher ’11 makes a splash in D.C. schools, garners hometown attention

Drew Gallagher ’11 believes all his students “have the ability to rise.”

Wednesday

February 20, 2013 11:52 am

Todd Robinson ’79 bets on Belcampo, a ‘breathtakingly complex’ tri-country agribusiness

Todd Robinson ’79 bets on Belcampo, a ‘breathtakingly complex’ tri-country agribusiness

Belcampo is not just an interesting company but a potentially important one.