Stories from February 2010
Friday, February 26, 2010 4:06 pm
Bates College has been named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.
Friday, February 26, 2010 10:17 am
Burning biomass to provide the Bates College campus with heat and some electricity is key to the college's new Climate Action Plan, which anticipates carbon neutrality across the Bates enterprise by 2020.
Thursday, February 25, 2010 4:42 pm
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Thursday, February 25, 2010 12:07 pm
The Bates College Museum of Art has received a $6,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support the preservation of the college's Marsden Hartley Memorial Collection, an assortment of artworks, personal effects and other materials relating to the Maine native and pioneering American modernist painter.
Thursday, February 25, 2010 11:01 am
Three established novelists, including the Bates alumna who wrote the acclaimed debut The Convalescent, read from their work in March and April in Bates College's Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.
Thursday, February 25, 2010 9:54 am
Paul Heroux, a ceramicist on the Bates studio art faculty who has been described as a "painter who uses clay as his canvas," is one of 15 members of the Maine Crafts Association showing work in "The Inspired Hand IV," an exhibition in the Atrium Gallery at the University of Southern Maine's Lewiston-Auburn College.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 2:34 pm
Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Patches and pianist Frank Glazer perform Franz Schubert's song-cycle "Winterreise" Sunday, Feb. 28, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 12:37 pm
Here's a preview of public events for March 2010. For up-to-date information throughout the month, see our Upcoming Events list.
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 2:35 pm
Martin Andrucki, Dana Professor of Theater at Bates College, directs the theater department production of "You Can't Take It With You," the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. Performances take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 5, 6, 12 and 13; and at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 7 and 14, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.
Tuesday, February 23, 2010 12:00 am
Normand Beaupré, a Maine author who writes in French and English, visits Bates College to read from his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.