Stories from March 1999
Scottish folksinger Jean Redpath to perform at Bates May 7

Wednesday, March 31, 1999 10:30 am

Jean Redpath, recognized as the foremost interpreter and performer of Scottish folk music with more than 30 recordings to her credit, will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, May 7, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for students and seniors. Tickets may be purchased at Olin Arts Center box office. Call 207 786-6135 for more information.

Hopkins student named Bates Student Employee of the Year

Wednesday, March 31, 1999 10:28 am

Kaia Peterson, a sophomore environmental studies major from Hopkins, Minn., has been named the 1999 Bates College Student Employee of the Year by the Northeast Association of Student Employment Administrators.

Granville student awarded Watson Fellowship

Wednesday, March 31, 1999 10:22 am

Bates College senior Marian Elizabeth Drake of Granville, Ohio, is one of 60 students nationwide recently selected to receive a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship.

Award-winning playwright and activist to read at Bates

Monday, March 29, 1999 10:15 am

Carolyn Gage, award-winning playwright and activist, will be joined by Bates students for a reading from her book Scenes and Monologues for Lesbian Actors at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 3, in the Special Collections Room of Ladd Library.

Bates professors to discuss Balkan crisis

Monday, March 29, 1999 10:05 am

Two Bates College faculty members, Dennis Browne, associate professor of Russian, and Loring Danforth, professor of anthropology, will discuss the crisis in the Balkans in a question and answer session, today at 4 p.m. in Skelton Lounge in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Dance Festival Calendar of Events for July 17-Aug. 14

Friday, March 26, 1999 4:24 pm

1999 Bates Dance Festival Calendar of Events for July 17-Aug. 14

Bates Modern Dance Company presents "Fusable Interfacing'

Friday, March 26, 1999 9:53 am

The Bates College Modern Dance Company, founded and directed by Marcy Plavin, lecturer in dance, will present Fusable Interfacing at 7:30 p.m. Saturday March 27, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 28, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Senior Exhibition on view at Bates Museum of Art

Thursday, March 25, 1999 4:12 pm

Twelve Bates College seniors will show their work in the annual Senior Exhibition, on view April 9 through May 30 at the Bates College Museum of Art. The exhibition opens with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, April 9. The public is invited to attend, and admission is free for the reception and exhibition.

Bates students to read from their works

Thursday, March 25, 1999 3:36 pm

Creative writing students of Gary Lawless, instructor in English at Bates College, will read from their works at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 28, in the Special Collections Room of Ladd Library.

Noonday concerts series continues spring season

Tuesday, March 23, 1999 3:31 pm

The Bates College Noonday Concert series continues its spring season with a selection of programs throughout April. The free concerts, open to the public, will be held from 12:30 to 1 p.m. at the college's Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

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