News Archives

Thursday

September 30, 2010 3:49 pm

Daily Series: In Armenia, Shahinyan '12 picks up where the Soviets left off

As summer turns to fall, we are sharing stories from students who had Bates-related summer experiences. Name: Gohar Shahinyan ’12…

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 12:01 pm

Bates students reflect on research abroad, from Africa to Indonesia

Phillips Student Fellowship recipients will present their research on the fate of the orangutan and its rainforest home, the provision of eye care to underserved African communities and the aftermath of Liberia’s brutal civil wars at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11. and 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 11:30 am

Reading series presents esteemed poet McNair

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents Debra Spark, author of the novels The Ghost of Bridgetown and Good for the Jews, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11; and one of Maine’s most respected poets, Wesley McNair, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 11:20 am

Museum of Art exhibitions explore Roman mythology, women in Islamic societies

The exhibits “Les Femmes du Maroc: An Exhibition by Lalla Essaydi,” featuring photographs based on 19th-century Orientalist paintings, and “Metamorphoses: A Collaboration with Ovid by Wally Reinhardt,” a collection of gouache paintings interpreting writings of the Roman poet, open Oct. 8 at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 10:31 am

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center offers Bartok, Crumb

Musicians of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 14 in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday

September 29, 2010 9:57 am

Pianist Glazer and Bates, Bowdoin orchestras join forces for Chopin concerto

Maine’s best-known pianist, Frank Glazer, performs at Bates on Nov. 13 with the Bates and Bowdoin College Orchestra, and on Dec. 5 in a solo program celebrating Robert Schumann.

Tuesday

September 28, 2010 1:03 pm

Global Lens series continues with Algerian film 'Masquerades'

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with Masquerades by Algerian director Lyes Salem, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, and 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11, at the Ronj, 32 Frye St.

Tuesday

September 28, 2010 1:00 pm

Global Lens series continues with Peruvian film 'Gods'

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with “Gods” by Peruvian director Josué Méndez, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, and 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, in the Ronj, 32 Frye St.

Monday

September 27, 2010 1:22 pm

Events Schedule: October 2010

Hello from Bates! Here’s a preview of public events at the college in October 2010.

Friday

September 24, 2010 3:18 pm

Director to be on hand for showing of new David Hockney documentary

Documentary filmmaker Bruno Wollheim screens and discusses his new film, David Hockney: A Bigger Picture, at Bates at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. The event is open to the public at no cost and refreshments will be served.