Stories about "Bates in the News"
Friday, August 3, 2018 12:50 pm
A train brings novelist Elizabeth Strout ’77 back to her childhood, a NASA scientist talks lunar eclipses, and a professor commemorates a dark chapter in Maine history.
Thursday, June 28, 2018 2:38 pm
Netflix options an alumna’s book, a professor explains Trump’s victory, and an alumnus argues that tech and humanities can save each other.
Friday, May 25, 2018 10:33 am
The new science building, Vets First Choice goes public, a brewer tries out cans, and a mussel farmer tries out new machines.
Friday, March 30, 2018 11:29 am
After the Trump administration rolled back the definition of an organic egg, PBS NewsHour interviewed Jesse Laflamme ’00, CEO of Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs.
Friday, February 2, 2018 9:53 am
The Chronicle of Higher Education highlights Bates in a story about colleges that invite students to help design courses.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 3:06 pm
Bates classmates publish one of 2017's most-discussed research articles, and author-illustrator Matt Tavares '97 gets great reviews for his new children's book.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:19 pm
Ibram Kendi explains the fundamentals of antiracism, Katie Burke '03
Friday, September 15, 2017 11:00 am
Items include a Washington Post op-ed by Chris Petrella '06, who says we shouldn't be shocked that white supremacists can also be well-educated.
Friday, June 2, 2017 10:56 am
The Bates Campaign's $50 million gift goes national, glowing reviews for a new Elizabeth Strout '77 novel, and Patrick Dempsey at Commencement.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:59 pm
Newsmakers talk about rural education (it's not only about white Americans) and the Senate and the filibuster; plus two alumni innovators in the financial world.