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Wednesday

February 2, 2011 1:48 pm

Auryn Quartet to complete Beethoven string quartet cycle

Germany’s Auryn Quartet, whose recordings of the complete Beethoven string quartets were called “the set to beat” by a reviewer for Gramophone, returns to Bates College to finish its three-year survey of the Beethoven cycle in performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 11-12, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

February 2, 2011 1:40 pm

Race in a Post-Human World talks resume with look at pop music, mobile technologies

Continuing a Bates series exploring the impacts of technology on concepts of race, Alexander Weheliye, an authority on African American culture at Northwestern University, offers the lecture “Ring Ring Ring: Popular Music and Mobile Technologies” at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14, in Pettengill Hall’s Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 4:12 pm

College offices closed Wednesday, Feb. 2, due to weather

Due to inclement weather, Bates College administrative offices will be closed Wednesday, Feb. 2. Starting with the day shift, only…

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 2:02 pm

Slide show: An historic week for the arts at Bates

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show. From the Arts Summit on Monday through the Arts Crawl…

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 1:36 pm

Arts Crawl culminates historic week for the arts at Bates

Culminating Bates Arts Week, the first-ever Arts Crawl on Jan. 28 presented a campus-wide, sights-and-sounds manifestation of the College’s renewed emphasis on the community’s creative work.

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 1:24 pm

BatesNews Monthly Update: February 2011

For Bates alumni, parents and friends, here is a look back at stories that represent some of the major Bates…

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 12:57 pm

They ran, not walked, to the debut Arts Crawl

There’s no telling what new inspirations will come from Bates’ first-ever Arts Crawl, held Jan. 28. This Friday evening smorgasbord of the arts at Bates, performing and literary and visual, empowered the art makers and showed the campus the breadth and depth of creative work that happens here.

Tuesday

February 1, 2011 12:03 pm

Video: On the trail of the Bates Arts Crawl

This video story about the Bates Arts Crawl illuminates the evening’s whimsical, creative and spontaneous spirit.