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Friday

February 26, 2010
10:17 am

Bates announces Climate Action Plan; biomass is key to zero emissions by 2020

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

Slide show features 2010 President for a Day

• View the slide show by clicking the thumbnails. Photographs by Phyllis Graber Jensen Day Tripper President for a Day…

Thursday

February 25, 2010
12:07 pm

NEH grant supports preservation of Hartley materials at museum

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

Bates alumna among authors to read for Language Arts Live

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

Function and beauty come together in Bates ceramicist's work

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, pianist Frank Glazer to perform 'Winterreise'

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

Events Schedule: March 2010

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

'You Can't Take It With You' opens March 5

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

Noted Franco-American writer to read from works at Bates College

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.