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  1. Doing your part: There seems to be a lot of trash hanging around our city streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    ... garbage. But just doing it on Earth Day wasn't enough, which was music to the ears of her daughter who attends Bates College and is majoring in environmental studies. Fast forward a couple years and Moffett is picking up trash at least once a week, ...

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  2. College roundup: Unbeaten Colby women hold off Bates for fourth winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Desiree Smith scored 26 points on 10-of-13 shooting from the field to lead Colby to a 62-57 non-conference victory over the Bates College women's basketball team on Sunday in the Bobcats' home opener in Alumni Gymnasium. The Mules led by three points after three quarters and tried to pull away, going up 51-42 with a layup by Smith, two more by Carylanne Wolfington and another by Mia Diplock.

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  3. LA Senior Wins Vocal CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Lincoln Academy senior Cayleigh Hearth won first place in Division III at The National Association for Teachers of Singing competition on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Bates College in Lewiston. Hearth has been singing since before she could walk, said her mother, Melissa.

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  4. Race debate at UNC and Duke puts test scores on tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... performance. A round-up study of test-optional programs published last year by former admissions officers at Bates College, a private school in Maine, found that high-school grades are a much more useful measure of academic potential. On their own, ...

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  5. Sore losers in Lewiston want fewer young people to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... turnout and excluding certain demographics. The goal is simple. They want to make it harder for students from Bates College to participate in local elections. "If you look at the last election, I would say the Bates students voted a little ...

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  6. Finally! a Us-made hard cider that's actually worth drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Gazette

    ... adept at producing. The company was started by Ross Brockman and Tyler Mosher during their final year at Bates College in Maine. Brockman's brother, Matt, also joined the troupe. Why is their cider different? They'll tell you it's because they do ...

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  7. Deer Isle artist's work takes viewers 'down the rabbit hole'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... mediums. "The View Out His Window (and in his mind's eye): Photographs by Jeffery Becton" is on exhibit at the Bates College Museum of Art. It opened on Nov. 6 and will be on display until March 26, 2016, during which time Becton hopes his work will ...

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  8. Head lacrosse coach at Colby College dies aged 35 after collapsing on a hotel treadmillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... intellectually, and personally,' Greene wrote in a letter to the Colby community A 2002 graduate of Bates College, where he became the second leading scorer in program history, Sandler went on to coach three United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse ...

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  9. Special Olympics team holds fundraiser Dec. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... and field Summer Olympics, in motor activities at Hampden Academy, in the Special Olympics State Swim meet at Bates College, in the cross-country skiing and snowshoeing events at Sugarloaf for the Winter Olympics, went to USM for the basketball ...

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  10. Judith Magyar Isaacson, former Bates College dean and Holocaust survivor, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Boston.com

    Judith Magyar Isaacson's smile brilliant in family photos before the Holocaust, resilient ever after helped set in motion the decision to write " Seed of Sarah ," her 1990 memoir of the months following her 19th birthday when she was packed into a cattle car and deposited at the Auschwitz concentration camp. In 1976, Mrs. Isaacson was dean of students at Bates College in Maine when she spoke to an audience at Bowdoin College, 20 miles away, during a Holocaust documentary presentation.

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  11. Test-optional may not be the answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Cavalier Daily

    ... schools that required tests and those that were test-optional. Conversely, William Hiss, former dean of Bates College, found in his own study that among 20 private and six public universities with test-optional policies, the student body's ...

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  12. Ozzie Jones puts his stamp on 'Black Nativity' - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... take on the Christmas story at Freedom Theatre in 1994, just two years after graduating from New England's Bates College. The production garnered several Barrymore Award nominations, putting the young director on the map. He reprised the show in ...

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  13. Marriage, the ultimate crime fighter?Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2015 | Science Blog

    Researchers have shown that male criminals can be coaxed out of their nefarious ways by the consistent routines and responsibilities that come with a steady marriage. And while this positive correlation between low crime and strong marriages has been well-documented at the individual level, Bates College Assistant Professor of Sociology Michael Rocque wondered if that benefit of marriage also extended to the community at large.

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  14. Rogers Students Study Spread of Invasives by BoatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    While school was out for the summer, Rogers High School Biology teacher Scott Dickison and 3 of his students were busy at work. They participated in the iBarge project based out of Bates College in Maine.

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  15. Seasonal Affective Disorder changes students workout plans in winterRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Arbiter

    ... says the disorder "can last from about 3 weeks to the entire season." According to a study done by Bates College, SAD affects 5 to 13 percent of the US population, which is about 3 million Americans every year. The disorder drains energy and makes ...

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  16. Cultural arts center to celebrate Mexican RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Valley Morning Star

    ... and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1976, and a law degree from the University of Houston, Bates College of Law in Houston. As an activist and leader, Gutierrez is considered a major actor in the evolution of the Chicano Movement, ...

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  17. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | College Admissions: 6 Ways to Impress Your InterviewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Go Local

    ... you want to be a part of, and unique aspects of the university. For sample interview questions, check out the Bates College web site. Now is not the time to wear your tattered jeans, controversial t-shirt, or low-cut blouse. You don't need to wear a ...

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  18. SAT losing favor as more Mass. colleges end requirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... as well as their classmates. The report, whose lead author was William Hiss, the former dean of admissions at Bates College, found that the grade point average and graduation rates for the two groups of students were virtually identical. Those who ...

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  19. Bates College Museum of Art showcases Occupy posters, digital montages by Maine's Jeffery BectonRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 | Art Daily

    An exhibition of Maine photographer Jeffery Becton's digital images, which merge seascape and interior views in dreamlike ways, and a show of posters from the worldwide Occupy movement open at the Bates College Museum of Art with a reception at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, in the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. Becton will sign copies of the new book, "The Farthest House" , during the opening. The book features 68 reproductions of Becton's images; an exploration of his work and career by noted Maine art historian Carl Little; and appreciations of the artist by novelist Deborah Weisgall, Wall Street Journal critic Peter Plagens and Bates museum director Dan Mills, who curated the exhibition.

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  20. Video: Trumbull Product Sets College Field Hockey Scoring RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Patch.com

    Rachel Kennedy, a Trumbull resident and 2012 graduate of Westminster School in Simsbury, set a Bowdoin College field hockey scoring record Saturday in the opening round of the New England Small College Athletic Conference tournament. Less than three minutes into the matchup with Bates College, Kennedy worked around a defender before firing a shot into the short side of the net for her 93rd career goal, breaking the school record of 92 held since 2008 by Lindsay McNamara.

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