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  1. Timothy M. SheaRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... born May 14, 1957, in Presque Isle, a son of the late Gerald K. and D. Lorraine (Nichols) Shea. He attended Bates College and the University of Maine in Presque Isle. He had worked for many years in the firearms industry. The science of firearms ...

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  2. Kirby Joins Cato as Vice President of DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of the Cato family, joining the institute in 2001 as a government affairs associate after graduating from Bates College. In 2006 Kirby became an associate policy analyst and, together with Emily Ekins, coauthored a book on the libertarian vote with ...

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  3. John N. DurkinRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... Ginny and Trevor Durkin, passed away suddenly in Rome, Italy, on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. John, a junior at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, was spending a semester studying in Italy with at Trinity College's Rome Campus. John was born in ...

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  4. Manulife Hires Evercore's Michael Evans for U.S. Equities RoleRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Washington Post

    ... the statement. He earlier worked as a fixed-income analyst at Gray Capital Management. Evans is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and has a master's degree in finance from Boston College.

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  5. Commentary: Tweaking the SAT is not the right answerRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Town Talk

    ... predictors of undergrad academic performance than test scores, research shows. A recent report by a former Bates College admissions director concludes that test-optional policies increase enrollment of first generation and other low-income students. ...

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  6. New head of Kents Hill touts institutional memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Kennebec Journal

    ... and connections he experienced as a boarding school student in western Massachusetts. McInerney attended Bates College and worked at several other independent schools before arriving at Kents Hill in 1992, when he was hired by longtime Head of ...

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  7. Horowitz becomes a national champRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... The focus for the outdoor season is lowering his current records and getting some revenge on friendly rival Bates College. "I'd like to lower the 1,500m record at our school, because we have a bunch of guys coming up that I'm worried will take some ...

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  8. Rowing-Hawkeyes, Carter Ready to Prove Their WorthRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | WOC-AM Davenport

    ... of the Hawkeyes and Canada native has held coaching positions at the University of Miami, Clemson University, Bates College (Maine), University of Southern California, and Vassar College (New York), and has experience coaching internationally. ...

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  9. Bruce Maiman: The problem with standardized tests? It's the moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... college GPAs," William Hiss, the study's main author, told me. Hiss is the former dean of admissions at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, one of the nation's first test-optional schools. "Students can up their test scores if they're coached," Hiss ...

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  10. The Affordable Care Act deadline is just around the corner - are you covered?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Nearly every day, Cheri-Ann Parris - an enthusiastic 23-year-old Bates College grad with a warm Barbados accent - approaches perfect strangers and talks up the Affordable Care Act.

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  11. Michaud's free sophomore year a creative plan that prioritizes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... that's what sets his plan apart - he can actually make sure it happens. Bill Hiss, recently retired from Bates College, was the dean or vice president leading admissions and financial aid for 22 years. He also served for six years on the Federal ...

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  12. History Channel researcher's theory touches off fresh debate about Maine artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Sun Journal

    ... to Maine, among other North American sites, after their persecution in 1307. Dr. Bruce Bourque, a professor at Bates College and longtime state archaeologist, talks about the Spirit Pond rune stones on the counter behind him at his office in Augusta ...

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  13. The Holy Grail in Maine? History Channel researcher's theory...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... among other North American sites, after their persecution in 1307. Buy Photo Dr. Bruce Bourque, a professor at Bates College and longtime state archaeologist, talks about the Spirit Pond rune stones on the counter behind him at his office in Augusta ...

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  14. Expensive, stressful, time-consuming, the SAT needs to scat: Anne ReevesRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... Students with weaker high school grades - even with strong SATs - didn't do as well in college. William Hiss, Bates College former dean of admissions and one of the study's authors, said that exceptional performance in high school is "highly ...

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  15. Following in sister's footsteps, Hill makes name for herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... Lions. Hill sprinted to the crown in the 400 meters at the state Class B indoor track championships Feb. 17 at Bates College in Lewiston for her first individual state title after seeing success at the conference championship level the past two ...

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  16. High school indoor trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... the way only few can - namely, with a state title. Falvey soared higher than then competition on Feb. 17 at Bates College in Lewiston and claimed the state Class B high jump championship when he cleared the bar at an impressive 6 feet 2 inches. "It ...

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  17. Author of "Olive Kitteridge" Is Appearing At People and Stories Benefit on April 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Town Topics

    ... with her husband. She always loved writing, but was wary of focusing on it full-time after graduating from Bates College. So she went to law school. "I didn't want to keep on being a cocktail waitress forever," she recalls. "I was young, I had a ...

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  18. Trekkers partners with group to measure strengths, resilienciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... experiential education. Historical feedback from Trekkers' students was reviewed and analyzed in a recent Bates College REACH study. The study summarized that Trekkers improves "the overall well-being of the surrounding adolescent populationa [with] ...

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  19. Darren Elwell promoted to Ware high school principalRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... science at the city's public high school. The new principal holds a bachelor's degree in anthropology from Bates College in Maine. He earned a master's degree in educational leadership at the University of New England. Elwell makes use of a ...

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  20. Bruce Maiman: The problem with standardized tests? It's the moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... college GPAs," William Hiss, the study's main author, told me. Hiss is the former dean of admissions at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, one of the nation's first test-optional schools. "Students can up their test scores if they're coached," Hiss ...

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