Stories from January 2004
Monday, January 26, 2004 9:47 am
Grammy Award-winning cellist Eugene Friesen comes to Bates College to offer a solo performance at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.
Monday, January 26, 2004 9:42 am
The acclaimed Indian romantic film "Monsoon Wedding," whose screening at Bates College was postponed last week, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, in Room 105, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.
Thursday, January 22, 2004 11:27 am
Members of the Bates College New World Coalition, an activist group concerned with social, political and economic justice, will screen a 40-minute video of their experiences in protesting the Free Trade Area of the Americas at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, in Room 104 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. A discussion of fair trade economics will follow the film.
Thursday, January 22, 2004 11:15 am
The new Bates Squash Center will be unveiled at an opening ceremony on Jan. 30 featuring the women's and men's squash matches vs. Dartmouth College.
Wednesday, January 21, 2004 11:28 am
A professor of statistics from the University of California, Davis, will discuss the surprising degree that scientific testing corroborates the existence of certain psychic abilities, in a talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, in the Keck Classroom (G52) of Pettengill Hall.
Tuesday, January 20, 2004 11:36 am
The Bates community is invited to the Frye Street Union lounge 8:45 p.m. Tuesday to watch President George W. Bush deliver his State of the Union Address and follow it with an informal discussion led by Professor of History Steve Hochstadt.
Monday, January 19, 2004 11:42 am
A senior art major's thesis project has transformed Pettengill Hall's Perry Atrium, covering most of its three-story glass wall with translucent paintings that flood this popular space with the glowing colors of stained glass.
Thursday, January 15, 2004 11:48 am
Rep. Dennis Kucinich, an Ohio congressman and Democratic White House contender, stopped at Bates College during his Lewiston visit, Jan. 14.
Thursday, January 15, 2004 9:53 am
A discrepancy in the published times for the Jan. 16 opening lecture and reception for a Bates College Museum of Art exhibition has resulted in a schedule adjustment that may affect the plans of your art reviewers and readers.
Friday, January 9, 2004 10:30 am
In observance of the Lunar New Year, Bates College and the student organization Sangai Asia have added a fireworks display to Asia Week, the college's major celebration this month of the diverse cultures of Asia and particularly China.