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Wednesday

September 23, 2009
1:30 pm

Grammy-nominated jazz drummer brings quartet to Bates College

– The Jazz at the Olin Arts Center Series resumes with Grammy-nominated drummer Dafnis Prieto and his Si o Si Quartet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12, in the Olin Arts Concert Hall at Bates College.

Wednesday

September 23, 2009
12:57 pm

Bates presentations spotlight multicultural alumni in the arts

Bates College alumni from diverse backgrounds involved in the arts talk about their work in four events taking place Sept. 24-26, as part of the college’s Alumni Homecoming Weekend.

Monday

September 21, 2009
3:58 pm

One-man play at Bates College recreates Maine school for orchestral conductors

Actor and musician David Katz performs “Muse of Fire,” his one-man play about the art of conducting, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Monday

September 21, 2009
3:42 pm

Art critic Carl Little discusses Bernard Langlais’ wood constructions

Renowned Maine art critic Carl Little discusses Bernard Langlais’ abstract wood constructions, currently featured in a Bates College Museum of Art exhibition, in lecture in the Olin Arts Center.

Monday

September 21, 2009
1:19 pm

Sun Journal notes Wenzel's chemistry research award

The Lewiston Sun Journal reports that Dana Professor of Chemistry Tom Wenzel has received the American Chemical Society’s 25th Award…

Thursday

September 17, 2009
12:29 pm

Global Lens film series continues with the Ecuadorian drama My Time Will Come

The Global Lens film series at Bates College continues with “My Time Will Come,” by Ecuadorian director Victor Arregui, with 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Oct. 2, and Sunday, Oct. 4, in Room 105, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

September 17, 2009
12:23 pm

Global Lens series continues with Brazilian film Mutum

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with Mutum, by Brazilian director Sandra Kogut, in 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Sept. 25, and Sunday, Sept. 27, in the Olin Arts Center, Room 105, 75 Russell St. Hosted by the Bates College Museum of Art, the series continues on Fridays and Sundays throughout the fall. Admission is $5. Mutum is in Portuguese with English subtitles (86 mins.).

Wednesday

September 16, 2009
4:57 pm

Bates awarded $12,000 FEMA grant for fire safety

Bates has received an $11,850 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance the College’s efforts to educate students about fire prevention and safety.

Wednesday

September 16, 2009
3:39 pm

Literary readings series at Bates College presents poet Jack Collom

Jack Collom, a poet, poetry teacher and author of more than 23 published books and chapbooks, reads from his work at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Presented by the Language Arts Live Series at Bates, the lecture is open to the public at no cost. For more information, contact jskinner@bates.edu or eosucha@bates.edu.

Wednesday

September 16, 2009
3:26 pm

Native American leaders to discuss relationship between land, culture

Members of three Native American tribes will discuss the hopes that Maine Indians have for their lands at 4:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.