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Public Events

Date & Time Description
Monday

October 1, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Global Lens – Fat, Bald, Short Man

Lonesome, middle-aged virgin Antonio Farfán is picked on and ridiculed as a matter of course, whether by coworkers or his…

Global Lens – Fat, Bald, Short Man
Saturday

October 6, 2012
2:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Imaging the Universe – Lecture by Alumnus Jeff Kenney

Bates alumnus Jeffrey Kenney, Professor of Astronomy, Yale, offers a lecture sponsored by the Bates College Museum of Art at…

Imaging the Universe – Lecture by Alumnus Jeff Kenney
Saturday

October 6, 2012
8:00 pm
Lafayette Street Field

Star Parties

Star Parties allow you to see distant stars and galaxies with your own eyes, through telescopes provided by Bates Astronomy…

Star Parties
Monday

October 8, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Global Lens – The Finger

After seven years of dictatorship, a remote village in Argentina formally becomes a town with the birth of its 501st…

Global Lens – The Finger
Thursday

October 11, 2012
6:00 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Artist Lecture by Jacqueline Woods

California artist Jacqueline Woods discusses her work in an artist’s talk titled “Discovering the Black Sun” at 6 p.m. on…

Artist Lecture by Jacqueline Woods
Monday

October 15, 2012
7:30 pm

Global Lens – Grey Matter

  Set in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, this radiantly self-referential film-within-a-film describes the vision and trials of a determined filmmaker named…

Global Lens – Grey Matter
Wednesday

October 17, 2012
- October 20, 2012
West Branch Pond Camp

Astrophotography Workshop at West Branch Pond Camp

Journey to Maine’s Moosehead Lake region to image the stars as seen in dark skies in a workshop led by…

Astrophotography Workshop at West Branch Pond Camp
Monday

October 22, 2012
6:00 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Artist Babak Tafreshi Discusses The World At Night

Award-winning artist and science journalist Babak Tafreshi discusses the importance of the night sky in an artist’s talk 6 p.m….

Artist Babak Tafreshi Discusses The World At Night
Monday

October 22, 2012
8:00 pm
Outside the Olin Arts Center

Star Party

Star Parties allow you to see distant stars and galaxies with your own eyes, through telescopes provided by Bates Astronomy…

Star Party
Thursday

October 25, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College, Schaeffer Theater

1000 Airplanes on the Roof

  The production of the 1000 Airplanes on the Roof is an innovative interdisciplinary trilateral artistic collaboration between the Bates…

1000 Airplanes on the Roof