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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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Thursday

January 17, 2013
12:00 pm

Langdon talks New Year’s resolutions with Maine Public Broadcasting

When it comes to weight loss, Langdon is more concerned with the “why?” and “how?”

Langdon talks New Year’s resolutions with Maine Public Broadcasting

Wednesday

January 16, 2013
5:06 pm

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Coach Al Fereshetian says expectations for Spofford are “very high. He put in a fantastic fall of training.”

Morning Sentinel profiles sprinter Spofford ’15, ‘fast and getting faster’

Thursday

December 6, 2012
9:35 am

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Customs like pink for girls and blue for boys are not necessarily benign choices, says Bates sociologist Emily Kane.

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Thursday

December 6, 2012
9:01 am

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

With a couple of weeks still left for the Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck,” Maine Sunday Telegram art critic Daniel Kany urged readers not to miss it.

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

Wednesday

December 5, 2012
4:07 pm

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Danforth’s letter is in response to a review of the book On Saudi Arabia by Karen Elliott House.

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Wednesday

December 5, 2012
1:44 pm

Savoy Magazine names Sene ’00 among ‘most influential’ in corporate America

Lena Sene ’00 is a managing parter with Deer Isle Capital and an expert on global investing in Africa.

Savoy Magazine names Sene ’00 among ‘most influential’ in corporate America

Monday

October 22, 2012
3:21 pm

Maine media quote Bates officials for stories on Supreme Court affirmative action case

Bates officials react to the affirmative action case Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin now being considered by the Supreme Court.

Maine media quote Bates officials for stories on Supreme Court affirmative action case

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
3:11 pm

Howard ’12 is proof that science internships pay, chemistry journal says

An internship with Cubist Pharmaceuticals, whose CEO is Mike Bonney ’80, helped Jessica Howard ’12 land a research job.

Howard ’12 is proof that science internships pay, chemistry journal says

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
1:56 pm

Yemen needs ‘resilience’ approach, writes Diener ’99 in Christian Science Monitor

Increasing short-term relief aid — although an important stopgap measure — is not a durable solution for Yemen.

Yemen needs ‘resilience’ approach, writes Diener ’99 in Christian Science Monitor