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September 14, 2009 11:54 am

Global Lens film series presents I Am From Titov Veles

The 2009 Global Lens film series features the Macedonian film “I Am From Titov Veles” in showings at 8 p.m. Friday and Sunday, Sept. 18 and 20, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. Hosted by the Bates College Museum of Art, the series continues on Fridays and Sundays at the same time and location throughout the fall. Admission is $5.


September 14, 2009 11:30 am

Frank Glazer, dean of Maine pianists, begins season of Beethoven sonatas

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown whose professional career began during the 1930s, begins his 2009-10 survey of the complete cycle of 32 Beethoven piano sonatas with a concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.


September 11, 2009 2:05 pm

Common practices and principles for the "liberated consumer"

Making better choices by going deep, taking the time, making the connection, staying focused.


September 11, 2009 1:59 pm

Hansen to new students: It’s about good choices

The ceremony beginning Bates’ 155th academic year on Sept. 9 took place on a choice afternoon, sunny and mild, and explored in depth the concept of choice — no small issue for 470 first-year students confronted with new freedom to make their own choices.


September 11, 2009 1:55 pm

About the Class of 2013

Although the final numbers are subject to change, Bates expects new students to include 470 first-years and a single transfer…


September 11, 2009 11:20 am

Bates College presents pop duo Matt and Kim

The Brooklyn-based electronic pop duo Matt and Kim performs at Bates College at 9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.


September 11, 2009 10:57 am

Authority on Afro-Mexican citizens to speak

A professor of Spanish, a poet and an authority on Mexican citizens of African descent, Marco Polo Hernández Cuevas offers a talk titled “Afro-Mexico 1519-” at Bates College at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St.


September 11, 2009 10:33 am

Environmentalists, economist discuss climate change as Bates College opens Civic Forum series

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates College launches its 2009-10 Civic Forum series with a panel presentation titled…


September 11, 2009 9:06 am

Aiming to curb car use, Bates expands Bike Coop program

Among amenities awaiting Bates students as they arrived on campus this month was a bicycle built for two — just the thing for taking a spin downtown with a close friend.


September 10, 2009 4:08 pm

Global Lens series opens with Getting Home

“Getting Home” from Chinese director Zhang Yang opens the Global Lens Series of films from around the world at Bates College with 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Sept. 11, and Sunday, Sept. 13, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.