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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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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

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
11:32 am

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

An anticipated campaign spending war never materialized.

Press Herald turns to Baughman for insight into Senate race fundraising

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
11:12 am

Neuroscientist Jason Castro fields brain questions for Minnesota Public Radio

Jason Castro, assistant professor of psychology, discusses free will and the brain, among other things.

Neuroscientist Jason Castro fields brain questions for Minnesota Public Radio

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
10:33 am

Marcus ’82 pens Globe Magazine story of ‘Uncle Arthur,’ famed gambling racketeer

From the 1950s to the 1970s Arthur Marcus was one of the best at his job.

Marcus ’82 pens Globe Magazine story of ‘Uncle Arthur,’ famed gambling racketeer

Wednesday

September 5, 2012
8:39 am

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Changes in party platforms over time can reflect the winners and losers among the party factions.

Party platforms reflect ideological battles, says political scientist Engel

Monday

August 13, 2012
12:00 pm

Bates is best in higher-ed website competition

The redesigned Bates website won Best Website and Best Home Page in the 2012 eduStyle Awards.

Bates is best in higher-ed website competition

Tuesday

July 31, 2012
12:33 pm

WCSH-TV interviews Olympic sports agent Carlisle ’91

Peter Carlisle ’91 discusses what the Olympics are like from an agent’s perspective.

WCSH-TV interviews Olympic sports agent Carlisle ’91

Monday

July 30, 2012
4:33 pm

Newspaperman Long ’79 praised by Times Record colleagues

The departure of longtime managing editor Robert Long ’79 from The Times Record of Brunswick, Maine, did not go unnoticed…

Newspaperman Long ’79 praised by Times Record colleagues

Monday

July 30, 2012
3:18 pm

Boston Globe reports Howie ’81 is game studio COO

Boston Globe tech blogger Scott Kirsner reports that game development veteran Hank Howie ’81 is the new chief operating officer…

Boston Globe reports Howie ’81 is game studio COO

Thursday

July 26, 2012
1:41 pm

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

The reason firewalkers don’t get burned lies in Loring Danforth’s research.

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation