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Friday

April 30, 2004 3:39 pm

Earth Day event draws 4,000 Lewiston-Auburn residents

More than 4,000 barbeque meals — a new record — and 6,400 gladiolus and lily bulbs were distributed to all comers Thursday as Bates invited its Lewiston and Auburn neighbors to its annual Earth Day celebration.

Friday

April 30, 2004 2:47 pm

Lewiston High Science Fair features 450-plus student projects

The fifth annual Lewiston High School Science Fair takes place from 3-6 p.m Thursday, May 6, in the high school gymnasium, 156 East Ave.

Friday

April 30, 2004 2:29 pm

Weekend concerts at Bates College feature classical, computer-generated music

New music by a Bates faculty member and an afternoon of music for violin and piano highlight the performance offerings at Bates College on the second weekend of May.

Thursday

April 29, 2004 4:17 pm

Robinson '86, Bank of America privacy expert, to speak

Bates College presents a talk by Benjamin E. Robinson III, a member of the college’s class of 1986 and the chief privacy executive for Bank of America Corporation, at 7 p.m. Monday, May 3, in the Muskie Room of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Avenue.

Thursday

April 29, 2004 4:03 pm

Pope.L awarded Guggenheim Fellowship, previews 'Black Factory'

The Bates College Museum of Art presents “The Black Factory,” an installation by nationally acclaimed visual and performance artist William Pope.L, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

April 29, 2004 3:42 pm

Bates co-sponsors week of events about homelessness

In an effort to raise awareness about the escalating problem of homelessness faced in the Lewiston-Auburn community, the Bates College Hunger and Homelessness Committee and the Coalition of Many and One will co-sponsor three events May 3-8, beginning with a panel discussion titled “Breaking Stereotypes: Homelessness in Perspective,” at 7 p.m. Monday, May 3, Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Avenue. The public is invited to attend at no charge.

Wednesday

April 28, 2004 2:59 pm

'Black Factory' preview at Bates College anticipates MassMoCA installation

The Bates College Museum of Art presents the “Black Factory,” an installation by nationally acclaimed visual and performance artist William Pope.L, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

April 28, 2004 2:51 pm

Distinguished astronomer R. Bruce Partridge to speak at Bates College

Astronomer R. Bruce Partridge visits Bates College to give a lecture titled “Photographing the Big Bang” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Avenue.

Wednesday

April 28, 2004 9:18 am

Bracken named Academic All-American

Bates College junior Heather Bracken of Pittsburgh, Pa., has been named to the American Collegiate Hockey Association’s Women’s Division Academic All-America team.

Tuesday

April 27, 2004 3:23 pm

Two Bates College students honored for service-learning

A junior and a senior at Bates College were among 12 students at Maine institutions of higher education honored by the Maine Campus Compact for outstanding contributions in community service and service-learning.