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Friday

September 14, 2012 2:04 pm

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

An Army veteran whose service included a year in Iraq, poet Brian Turner reads from his work in a Language Arts Live event Sept. 27.

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

December 13, 2011 3:30 pm

Free Press feature on Montford Marines quotes Col. Stephanie Smith ’87

Free Press feature on Montford Marines quotes Col. Stephanie Smith ’87

The Detroit Free Press quotes Marine Col. Stephanie Smith ’87 in a feature story about the the first African American…

Monday

June 20, 2011 12:34 pm

Aljazeera interviews Basij-Rasikh '12 for story on Afghanistan youth

Aljazeera interviews Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12 for a story about the potential of Afghanistan youth to help the country address basic…

Tuesday

May 10, 2011 12:34 pm

Patriotic million-hoop quest by Dave Cummings '89 gains national media attention

Last October, Dave Cummings ’89 landed on the front page of USA Today as a vivid example of how, as…

Friday

March 4, 2011 12:30 pm

Portland Press Herald reviews Rohde '89 tale of Taliban captivity

The Portland Press Herald reviews A Rope and a Prayer, the book by David Rohde ’89 that tells of his…

Friday

February 11, 2011 3:02 pm

Scene Again: Classroom in the Sky

In 1940, the Civilian Pilot Training Program put Bates students in the air From high in the sky, Maine looks…

Tuesday

April 27, 2010 9:00 am

The Harvard Crimson describes Afghan initiative co-founded by Walton '08

A Harvard Crimson story discusses the impact of the Afghan Students Initiative, a Harvard-based group co-founded by Nate Walton ’08,…

Wednesday

April 21, 2010 3:39 pm

About the Cover: Spring 2010

View the story by Joanie Meharry ’07.