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September 19, 2011 10:47 am

Flash concerts continue with jazz guitarist in New Commons

Bates’ new “Flash Concerts” series continues with a performance by jazz guitarist Sean McGowan around noon Tuesday, Sept. 20, in the Fireplace Lounge, New Commons, 136 Central Ave.


September 17, 2011 1:13 pm

September 2011 images of Bates

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Featured image of the month The Gospelaires perform during “September 11,…


September 16, 2011 3:39 pm

Short-story writer Laura van den Berg continues Language Arts Live

Laura van den Berg, whose short-story collection was a Barnes & Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection, reads from her work at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.


September 15, 2011 7:09 pm

Your Page: Leena Nasser and the silent boy were failing together

Personal essay by Leena Nasser ’12 from the Fall 2011 issue of Bates Magazine


September 15, 2011 7:00 pm

‘Multicultural Voices’ takes a deliberate route to multicultural engagement

“Multicultural Voices” is an alumni listening tour that seeks to improve the relationship between the college and its multicultural and international alumni.


September 15, 2011 3:51 pm

About the Cover: February 2011

The story behind the cover of Bates Magazine, Fall 2011 issue featuring the late Peter Gomes ’65.


September 15, 2011 3:44 pm

Editors Note: Fall 2011

Bates is pretty good at not allowing stuff, whether buildings or history, to halt the occasional regathering of faculty.


September 15, 2011 2:59 pm

Obituaries: Fall 2011

Obituaries from the Fall 2011 issue of Bates Magazine


September 15, 2011 2:49 pm

Free, audacious and confounding Peter Gomes ’65

A selection of remarks delivered at the tribute to the late Rev. Peter Gomes ’65 at Reunion 2011.


September 15, 2011 2:34 pm

Letters: Memories of Jim Carignan

Letters from the Fall 2011 issue of Bates Magazine