Bates in the News

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

July 31, 2012 12:33 pm

WCSH-TV interviews Olympic sports agent Carlisle ’91

WCSH-TV interviews Olympic sports agent Carlisle ’91

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

Monday

July 30, 2012 4:33 pm

Newspaperman Long ’79 praised by Times Record colleagues

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…

Monday

July 30, 2012 3:18 pm

Boston Globe reports Howie ’81 is game studio COO

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…

Thursday

July 26, 2012 1:41 pm

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

Slate turns to anthropologist Danforth for firewalking explanation

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

Thursday

July 26, 2012 11:00 am

Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Boone ’52, former Montford Point Marine, joins Congressional Gold Medalists

Nate Boone is one of 20,000 Marines who went through segregated basic training in the ’40s.

Tuesday

July 24, 2012 4:32 pm

With ‘Man of War,’ Schroeder ’95 gets into character

With ‘Man of War,’ Schroeder ’95 gets into character

Charlie Schroeder ’95 offers entertaining insights into the lives of war reenactors.

Tuesday

July 24, 2012 3:45 pm

Royal Gazette profiles juggler and performer McCoy ’03

The Royal Gazette of Bermuda explores the world of juggler and comic Brent McCoy ’03 by visiting his show at…

Tuesday

July 24, 2012 3:17 pm

Boston Globe’s McGrory ’84 tells lobster tale about Kingston ’88

Boston Globe’s McGrory ’84 tells lobster tale about Kingston ’88

Steve Kingston ’88, proprietor of The Clam Shack in Kennebunk, Maine, is the underdog winner of a New York City lobster roll contest.

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 4:04 pm

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Bates athletics will be represented at a fourth consecutive Olympic Games: Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canada’s men’s eight are focused on winning a second straight gold medal in London.