Stories about "Bates in the News"
Bates in the News: Sept. 2, 2022

Tuesday, August 30, 2022 4:32 pm

The Naval aviator alumnus who helped advise Top Gun: Maverick, the alumna winner of NPR's Tiny Desk Contest, and how salt marshes in Maine are helping fight climate change.

Bates in the News: May 13, 2022

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.

Bates in the News: March 19, 2022

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.

Bates in the News: Jan. 13, 2022

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.

Bates in the News: Nov. 11, 2021

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.

Bates in the News: Sept. 24, 2021

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.

Bates in the News, Aug. 12, 2021

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.

Bates in the News, June 24, 2021

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.

Bates in the News: April 16, 2021

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.

Bates in the News: Feb. 18, 2021

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.

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