Archives for "Postcards"


December 21, 2009 11:41 am

Life Lessons

Army Lt. Col. Mark Leahey ’86 poses with a young boy who had been following Leahey and other Army soldiers one morning during a foot patrol in a Kurdish neighborhood of Kirkuk City. “The boy’s name is Mahmood,” Leahey writes in an e-mail to Bates Magazine.


December 21, 2009 11:40 am

Stories in Stone

Bates faculty, staff, students, and friends tour nearby Riverside Cemetery during Halloween week, learning College history by visiting graves of early Bates notables, including founder Oren Cheney, famed professor Jonathan Stanton, and leading Lewiston citizen Alonzo Garcelon.


December 21, 2009 11:34 am

Taking a Shot

As the number of students with H1N1 flu topped 250 in October, Bates implemented its H1N1 protocols.


December 21, 2009 11:26 am

Advantage Bates

President Hansen congratulates 2009 NCAA Division III doubles champions Ben Stein ’09 and Amrit Rupasinghe ’10.


December 2, 2009 11:51 am

December 2010 images of Bates

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Featured image of the month Professor of Geology Mike Retelle holds…


August 4, 2009 3:38 pm

Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

After sharing a meal at the end of a two-week homestay with a Zulu family in rural Ohwebede, my host siblings encouraged me to take out my camera for one last photo shoot.


August 4, 2009 3:28 pm

Khon Kaen, Thailand

In Thailand, the death of a loved one is never a sad occasion


August 4, 2009 3:15 pm

Fyn, Denmark

This was shot in April 2007 on the island of Fyn.


August 4, 2009 3:08 pm

Prague, Czech Republic

I took this photo while standing on the Charles Bridge. The Prague Castle, in which Holy Roman Emperors, Czech Kings, and presidents of Czechoslovakia and the Czech Republic have resided, has witnessed several power transitions.


August 4, 2009 2:45 pm

Budapest, Hungary

One of the most recognizable symbols of the city, the Széchenyi Chain Bridge connects Buda with Pest.