Bates in the News

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

January 17, 2013 12:00 pm

Langdon talks New Year’s resolutions with Maine Public Broadcasting

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?”

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 5:06 pm

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

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.”

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 2:58 pm

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis ’10.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 9:35 am

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

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.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 9:01 am

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

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.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 4:07 pm

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

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.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 1:44 pm

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

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.

Monday

October 22, 2012 3:21 pm

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

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.

Wednesday

October 17, 2012 3:11 pm

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

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.