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Watson Fellow Brian Kennedy '14. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
2014 Watson Fellow Brian Kennedy

Thursday, April 3, 2014 1:58 pm

Brian Kennedy, an economics major from Port Washington, N.Y., is one of two Bates College seniors to receive 2014 Watson Fellowships.

Politician to discuss hopes for a green, sovereign Quebec

Thursday, March 4, 2010 2:03 pm

A former leader of the Green Party of Quebec, Scott McKay visits Bates College to discuss globalization, national distinctiveness, sovereignty and the environment at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, March 18, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Maine news media interview Tyler Fish '96 about his North Pole conquest

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 3:37 pm

The Portland Press Herald, Lewiston Sun Journal and Maine Public Broadcasting Network’s...

Haley Johnson '06 wins historic spot on U.S. Olympic biathlon team

Friday, December 18, 2009 1:44 pm

With her 21st-place finish at a World Cup race in Pokljuka, Slovenia,...

Bates honors Olympic gold medalist Andrew Byrnes '05

Monday, December 8, 2008 12:00 pm

On Sunday, December 7th, Bates College held a banquet in Chase Hall to honor its first Olympic medal winner. Accompanied by fellow Bates alum and rowing Olympian Mike Ferry '97, Byrnes took the time to meet the team for a discussion about the Olympic experience and the values learned at Bates.

Rower Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canada win gold medal in men’s eights

Sunday, August 17, 2008 12:00 pm

Bates College graduate Andrew Byrnes and the Canada men’s eight captured the gold medal on Sunday at the Shunyi Rowing–Canoeing Park, Canada’s first medal in the event since 1992.

Barachois brings Acadian-style dance party to Bates

Tuesday, October 23, 2001 2:58 pm

Barachois, a quartet from Prince Edward Island, brings a distinctively warm and lively kind of traditional Francophone folk music to Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russel St. Admission is $12 for adults and $8 for seniors, children and full-time students.

'Best of the Fest' to be shown at Bates

Wednesday, February 10, 1999 4:13 pm

Best of the Fest, a two-hour highlight film from the 23rd Annual Banff Festival of Mountain Films in Banff, Alberta, Canada, will be shown at 7 p.m. Feb. 23 in the Benjamin Mays Center.