Stories from November 2010
Thursday, November 18, 2010 2:33 pm
Students and staff strutted their stuff on the runway Nov. 17 as sustainability met fashion for the fifth annual Trashion Show. The Bates community devoured deserts in the Gray Cage while observing fashionable creations transformed from would have been waste.
Thursday, November 18, 2010 2:32 pm
Professor Emeritus of Education John J. Margarones ’48, who helped to transform...
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 11:44 am
An associate professor of anthropology and coordinator of Native American research at the University of Maine, Darren Ranco discusses the influence of Native American tribes on environmental legislation in a Bates College lecture at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in Room 204 of Carnegie Science Hall, 44 Campus Ave.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 4:34 pm
In an effort to reduce energy consumption on campus, Bates will be turning down the heat in buildings across campus during the winter break. The adjustments are expected to save money and reduce the college's emissions of greenhouse gases.
Monday, November 15, 2010 4:13 pm
Author Ander Monson, author of the 2005 poetry collection "Vacationland" and this year's nonfiction "Vanishing Point," visits Bates College to read from his work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.
Friday, November 12, 2010 4:12 pm
Lillian Nayder is a Bates professor whose new biography "The Other Dickens: A Life of Catherine Hogarth" is the first comprehensive portrait of the woman that Charles Dickens married and then repudiated.
Friday, November 12, 2010 1:49 pm
The Bates helicopter fleet not being at our disposal, Campus Construction Update has spent some time seeking a high vantage point to photograph the work being done atop Roger Williams Hall.
Friday, November 12, 2010 12:27 pm
Families from the Lewiston-Auburn area who are beginning the college search heard...
Friday, November 12, 2010 11:59 am
Three dance performances featuring work by local and New York choreographers, a film from Serbia in the Global Lens films series, concerts by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the combined Bates and Bowdoin college orchestra featuring pianist Frank Glazer: Why stay home?
Friday, November 12, 2010 11:52 am
The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with "Ordinary People" by Serbian director Vladimir Perisic, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, and 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at the Ronj, Bates' student-run coffeehouse at 32 Frye St.