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Thursday

October 28, 2010
11:38 am

Cubist CEO Michael Bonney '80, P'09, P'12, elected chair of trustees

The Bates College Board of Trustees has elected Michael W. Bonney, a member of the Bates class of 1980 from Sudbury, Mass., as chair of the board, Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and the trustees have announced.

Thursday

October 28, 2010
11:32 am

Cubist CEO Mike Bonney '80, Spelman Professor Alison Bernstein P'09 elected trustee chair and vice chair as five new trustees appointed

The Bates College Board of Trustees has elected Michael W. Bonney, a member of the Bates class of 1980 from Sudbury, Mass., as chair of the board and Alison R. Bernstein, Ph.D., of New York City and Atlanta as vice chair, Bates President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and the trustees have announced.

Wednesday

October 27, 2010
3:47 pm

Global Lens series continues with Iranian film 'My Tehran for Sale'

The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with “My Tehran for Sale” by Iranian director Granaz Moussavi, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, and Saturday, Oct. 30, in the Olin Arts Center, Room 105, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

October 27, 2010
3:30 pm

Kaluba '10 returns to discuss development projects in Zambia

Chomba Kaluba ’10 gives the presentation Literacy and Microfinance for Sustainable Development and Peace, explaining his work with a Zambian nonprofit organization that he founded and directs, in a Homecoming Weekend presentation at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Tuesday

October 26, 2010
4:20 pm

Civic Forum series concludes with panel on journalism, democracy

Three experienced journalists offer a discussion titled “The Role of Journalism in a Democracy” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in Bates College’s Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Tuesday

October 26, 2010
12:20 pm

Poets from around the globe to read at 'Translations 2010' festival

Presenting five nights of readings by poets from Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, the festival “Translations 2010: Cross-Cultural Awareness Through Poetry” takes place at Bates College Nov. 7-11.

Tuesday

October 26, 2010
12:02 pm

Bates offers veterans, active military personnel free tickets to Elizabeth Cook concert

With country singer Elizabeth Cook performing at Bates College on Veterans Day, the college’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall is offering military veterans and currently enrolled military personnel two free tickets to the concert. The offer is good while ticket supplies last. Please contact 207-786-6163 or olinarts@bates.edu to reserve tickets. Cook performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Monday

October 25, 2010
4:29 pm

Date change: Live burn demonstration, Fire Safety Day now Oct. 28

(Due to the inclement weather forecast, Fire Safety Day activities have been rescheduled from Wednesday to Thursday.) If you woke…