Stories about "Bates in the News"
Thursday, May 12, 2022 11:12 am
One alumna dispels stereoptypes about dog breeds, another becomes a managing editor of The New York Times, and an alumnus is now a Maine harbormaster.
Thursday, March 17, 2022 4:06 pm
Maine's largest Norway spruce tree, a film about the end of the world, and a children's book about embracing a child's trans identity.
Thursday, January 13, 2022 1:39 pm
The media recalls when the late Ruth Slovenski lost, then got back, her beloved bike, plus faculty insights into figure skating's reliance on gender stereotypes and new psychological research on antiracism.
Thursday, November 11, 2021 11:43 am
The news media far and wide cover a trio of Bates "brides" hitting the road, a new novel by Liz Strout '77, and the troubling connection between existential risk and eugenics.
Friday, September 24, 2021 12:25 pm
An alumnus explains the push to exonerate one last Salem witch, and a professor shares his fright (and bias) during a post-9/11 flight.
Thursday, August 12, 2021 2:43 pm
An alum-founded Lewiston nonprofit celebrates 10 years, a professor explains the rise of the celebrity political candidate, and the media honors the memory of a trailblazing Black alumna.
Thursday, June 24, 2021 3:07 pm
A young Black alum's Southern take on Hamlet, Bonney Science center explained, and how an alum artist deals with her goats.
Thursday, April 15, 2021 3:19 pm
Bates' Stanley Cup winning video analyst gets a new gig, professors weigh in on current events, and why the Oxford comma gets people riled up.
Thursday, February 18, 2021 12:40 pm
Why Miya Ponsetto shouldn't get away with "one mistake doesn't define me" excuse. Plus, the new language of a pandemic and alumnae win trivia for charity.
Friday, December 4, 2020 11:45 am
The media seek out Bates folks for stories about shipwrecks, the Gomes Chapel, urban gardening, and mentoring