Stories about "olympics"
Amy Bass '92 is a history professor at the College of New Rochelle who contributes research expertise to NBC Olympics coverage. Photograph courtesy of the College of New Rochelle.
Amy Bass ’92 and team win Emmy for Olympics coverage for NBC

Thursday, June 27, 2013 2:09 pm

Bass, a professor of history at the College of New Rochelle, supervises the network's Olympic Research Room.

Phelps' agent makes home in Maine

Thursday, August 21, 2008 12:00 pm

"This changes everything." That's how Peter Carlisle '91, agent to the hottest athlete on the planet, summed up the likely effect of Michael Phelps' historic Olympics performance -- not only for Phelps, but perhaps for the Olympics themselves.

Olympic Gold for Batesie!

Monday, August 18, 2008 1:21 pm

Just wanted to give you a little update about the Bates Olympian. Bates graduate Andrew Byrnes (’05) won a gold medal yesterday in the men’s eight rowing event. Byrnes and his 7 teammates beat out Great Britain (Silver medal) and the U.S. (Bronze) to capture the gold medal for Team Canada.

Now, Phelps Chases Gold on Land

Monday, August 18, 2008 12:00 pm

After Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps won his historic eighth gold medal, the hard work to 'transform the swimmer's Olympic feat into a marketing juggernaut, akin to Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods,' in the words of The Wall Street Journal, was just beginning for his agent, Peter Carlisle '91.

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.

Bates Olympian!

Saturday, August 16, 2008 2:11 pm

I am completely obsessed with sports. So obviously since getting back from camp I have been watching as much of the Olympics as I possibly can.

From Bates to the Games

Tuesday, August 12, 2008 12:00 pm

Andrew Byrnes '05 is a member of the Canadian men's eight crew that captured the gold medal Aug. 17 during the 2008 Olympics -- Canada's first medal in the event since 1992.