a reflective secular service of music, poetry, silence, dance and art

Every Wednesday night at 9pm in Gomes Chapel 


Denali Nalamalapu ’17, a Multifaith Fellow who has co-chaired {PAUSE} reflects on her personal journey at Bates and working on {PAUSE}
















To read more about {PAUSE} check out these articles: “Bates at Night: A respite called {Pause}” “Giving Students Pause for Thought” and “Bates Multifaith Chaplaincy offers an Opportunity to Pause each week”

Please contact our {Pause} Coordinators if you would like to perform at {Pause}! We welcome musical performers, poetry readers, dancers, and more. We’d also like to experiment more with showing visual art. – Sadie Homeier ’18 and Emilio Valadez ’18