News Archives

Tuesday

September 30, 2008 3:35 pm

Lecture: "Emotional and Mental Wellness"

Susan Powers, Psychologist at Bates Health Center, will lead this discussion on the integral components of emotional and mental wellness and the challenges of maintaining this state on a college campus.

Monday

September 29, 2008 1:36 pm

Phillips, Otis recipients to present international projects

With topics including the effects of ethnic Chinese migration on Tibet and the outlook for farming in Norway, Bates College students who have conducted projects abroad supported by the college’s Otis and Phillips fellowships will discuss their findings in evening presentations throughout October.

Monday

September 29, 2008 1:24 pm

Three appointed to Board of Trustees

President Elaine Tuttle Hansen has announced three appointments to the Bates College Board of Trustees: Steven A. Brown of Brookline, Mass., Sarah Risley Pearson of Evanston, Ill., and Jeremy M. Sclar, also of Brookline.

Monday

September 29, 2008 12:00 pm

Sema Kazarian '11

Sophomore forward Sema Kazarian (Providence, R.I.) led the scoring breakthrough with three goals on the week — two against New England College and another against Bates.

Monday

September 29, 2008 12:00 pm

Lee Smith '12

Bates College first-year golfer Lee Smith became the first Bobcat golfer to earn NESCAC Golf Rookie of the Year honors, and he was named to the All-Conference First Team for his performance at last weekend’s NESCAC Men’s Golf Qualifier.

Friday

September 26, 2008 12:00 pm

Fundraisers keep a close eye on financial markets' movements

Among the experts quoted by The Chronicle of Higher Education in its story about philanthropy and the financial crisis, Vice President for College Advancement Kelly Kerner came first. He told the Chronicle that fundraising veterans have a long-term focus. “It can’t just be about the moment. It’s about the horizon, and you have to meet donors where they are,” he said.

Thursday

September 25, 2008 1:31 pm

Shakespeare scholar discusses white literary criticism

Gary Taylor, George Matthew Edgar Professor of English at Florida State University, discusses “Shakespeare and the Origins of White Literary Criticism” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in Chase Hall Lounge, 53 Campus Ave.

Wednesday

September 24, 2008 3:52 pm

What Happens On November 5? Activating Citizenship (No Matter Who Wins)

Peter Levine, Director of The Center For Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE), Tufts University, gives his lecture “What Happens on November 5? Activating Citizenship (No Matter Who Wins).”

Wednesday

September 24, 2008 3:46 pm

Crisis in the Caucasus: Cold War 2.0?

The German-Russian Studies Department invites you to this year’s first “Samovar Series for Cultural Inquiry.” The topic will be recent events in the Caucasus and the impact those events are having and might have for the international community.

Wednesday

September 24, 2008 12:00 pm

Jen Marino '09

Senior forward Jen Marino (Methuen, Mass.) scored almost immediately after entering the game in the 19th minute during the first half of Bates’ 4-1 women’s soccer victory over Wellesley College.