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  1. Debbie Parrott Named President of Highmark TechSystemsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Exhibitor Online

    ... instrumental in building sales teams and strategic alliances in Asia and Europe. She holds a BA degree from Bates College and an MBA from Babson's Olin School of Management. "I am thrilled to have Debbie taking a leadership role in our company. She ...

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  2. The Naruse/Stein Piano and Violin Duo Perform Beethoven Violin SonatasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... The event is sponsored by the Arts Institute of Western Maine (AIWM). Dean Stein and Chiharu Naruse teach at Bates College where they have succeeded in mastering and performing all ten of Beethoven's violin sonatas. Their Farmington concert will ...

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  3. Historical Society to tour early cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Twin City Times

    ... church building in Lewiston. The tour will be led by Doug Hodgkin, a retired professor of political science at Bates College who has ancestors buried in the cemetery. He will relate stories about the founding of the railroad at Crowley's Junction, ...

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  4. Bates College students join effort to legalize recreational use of marijuana in LewistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Bates College student Alexandra Gwillim speaks in favor of a Lewiston ballot question that asks voters to change city ordinances to make the possession of up to one ounce of marijuana legal for adults. The ordinance if passed would still be superseded by state and federal laws.

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  5. Bernstein Shur Welcomes Business and Health Care Attorney Jennifer S. RiggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... from the University of Maine School of Law, her MPH from the Harvard School of Public Health, and her BA from Bates College. She is admitted to practice in the state of Maine and commonwealth of Massachusetts. She resides in Cape Elizabeth, Maine ...

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  6. Fernandes steps aside as Marshwooda s baseball coachRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... was the last year he spent with 2012 graduate Troy Pappas, who died that fall from injuries suffered at Bates College when he fell down a dormitory stairwell. “Being allowed to remember him with his parents and the administration, I'm ...

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  7. Acton's Phillips a Bates leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    As a new school year commences at Bates College, Matthew Phillips of Acton joins a group of more than 60 students, called junior advisers and resident coordinators, who welcome first-year students and support all returning students as they settle into residential life at Bates. Phillips is a 2013 graduate of Acton-Boxboro Regional High School.

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  8. Authentic Russian dinner at Penobscot SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    ... a doctorate from Yale in Slavic Studies and is the Clark A. Griffith Professor of Environmental Studies at Bates College, where she teaches courses in environmental literature and film. Her most recent book, published in 2013 by Cornell University ...

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  9. 10 things: 10 things the college admissions office won't tell youRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... good grades in high school matter, and they matter a lot," said William Hiss, a retired dean of admissions at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine who co-wrote a February 2014 study on standardized testing.

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  10. Portland Ovations Welcomes Metropolis Ensemble to Victoria Mansion TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Portland Ovations brings Maine native Andrew Cyr and the Metropolis Ensemble to the Victoria Mansion in Portland, Maine for three performances of Brownstone tonight, October 3, at 5:30pm, 6:30pm and 7:30pm. The Metropolis Ensemble is a Grammy Award-nominated, Brooklyn-based chamber orchestra created and led by Maine native, Andrew Cyr who grew up in Fort Kent and graduated from Bates College in Lewiston.

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  11. More than just an SAT scoreRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Flat Hat

    ... and incoming class. Standardized tests are poor predictors of a student's collegiate success. A study at Bates College found that there was almost no correlation between students' standardized test scores and their college GPA and graduation rates. ...

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  12. The Dilemma of Memory: Maine Artists and the HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... whose letters, photos and papers are included in the HHRC archives. Dr. Rudy Haas served as a physician at Bates College from 1947 to 1973, and was the chief of staff and president of the staff at Central Maine Medical Center. Survivor Manfred ...

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  13. Job Fair in Lewiston on October 6Read the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | State of Maine

    ... support specialists. Employers participating in the job fair are ADECCO, Arcadia New England, Bank of America, Bates College, Care and Comfort, Catholic Charities, Cianbro, the City of Lewiston, Compounding Solutions, Creative Innovations, Clover ...

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  14. On Her Shoulders Presents Free Staged Reading of Maria Irene Fornes' the Office TonightRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and colleges. Alice Regan (Director) has directed several plays by Maria Irene Forns: Abingdon Square (Bates College), Drowning (Williamstown), Summer in Gossensass (Forns Festival), What of the Night? (Barnard College) and will direct Enter THE ...

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  15. Seebreeze Family Eyecare adds new optometristRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Republican Journal

    Klausmeyer, formerly Lauren Philbrook, grew up in Belfast and is a graduate of Belfast Area High School and Bates College, where she earned her B.S. degree in biology. She worked at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston for three years as a senior research coordinator, conducting clinical trials in surgical and trauma critical care.

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  16. Students interview residents on spending priorities for federal block grant moneyRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Planning

    Sept. 29 -- AUBURN -- A group of nine Bates College environmental studies students will be interviewing downtown residents in October, helping to kick off work on a spending priorities plan for federal block grant money. Reine Mynahan , Auburn's community development director, said the work is part of the five-year consolidated planning process for cities that get money under the Community Development Block Grant program.

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  17. Why Aren't Proper Records Kept About College Study Abroad Deaths?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Politix

    This Sept. 6, 2013 photo released by Bates College shows student John Durkin, of Rye, N.H. Italian railway police say a college student from New Hampshire who was missing for two days in Rome had been hit by a train.

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    Sep 25, 2014 | News Times

    ... Marty Sauer was a standout track and field athlete and a 1962 Danbury High graduate. He went on to star at Bates College and then served as a coach at Brookfield High for nearly 30 years. "Over 50 years ago, my father took me to a track meet," Sauer ...

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  19. Can three-year degrees solve college cost crisis?Read the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | University Business

    ... and credit card debt in the United States. Some schools already offer three-year degree options. They include Bates College, St. Johns University, Wesleyan College and Purdue University. The University of Iowa just announced plans to start next ...

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  20. Pros and cons of UH's newly built football ... an hour ago After a...Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... The excitement was palpable even from that distance. Tailgaters had set up pits and kegs all the way from Bates College of Law to the stadium. The new stadium took up all the space formerly occupied by Tailgate Village. Now, fans have to strike ...

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