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Monday

October 31, 2011 7:31 pm

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies by a statewide program that he founded, former…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:26 pm

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:24 pm

Local students participate in art outreach program

Local students participate in art outreach program

“Rollin’ to Olin” is a new outreach program giving local schoolchildren a chance to experience music and visual art at…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:23 pm

Open to the World: Spain, ‘down the Plains’ come to Maine as poetry fest begins

Open to the World: Spain, ‘down the Plains’ come to Maine as poetry fest begins

It had to be said: Sometimes, “something gets found in translation, too.” This truth was stated during the opening of…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:06 pm

Beware food-industrial complex, says Stonyfield’s Hirshberg P’13

By Roland Adams It was likely an evening of revelation for some and confirmation for others as Bates scrutinized the…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:03 pm

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Bates’ global reach has been a driving theme behind Open to the World: Bates Celebrates Unbounded Learning, a celebration of…

Monday

October 31, 2011 5:18 pm

Open to the World: Differences do transform, students of faith agree

Open to the World: Differences do transform, students of faith agree

In Austin, Texas, Rose Levy-Rubinett ’12 grew up in a household where family history and Judaism were fused into a…

Monday

October 31, 2011 4:42 pm

Defending their honors theses, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis

Defending their honors theses, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis

Behind the closed doors of an honors defense, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis.

Saturday

October 29, 2011 9:54 pm

Video: Leadership Symposium on Cost, Value and Financial Aid

While the cost of higher education is certainly rising, a group of national leaders in higher education told an Oct….

Saturday

October 29, 2011 9:53 pm

Video: Former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell’s keynote to ‘Open to the World’

Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies by a statewide program that he founded, former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell LL.D. ’85 used incidents from his own life to drive home higher education’s value to both personal growth and economic success.