Stories from 2012
"24 Hours, No. 2," a 2005 installation by Fransje Killaars, will be shown at Museum L-A in Lewiston. Courtesy of Galerie Expeditie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Museum of Art organizes exhibitions of textile installations and works on paper

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 11:19 am

A Maine artist examining humanity's foibles, a German printmaker of the early 20th century and a contemporary Dutch textile artist known for her color sense are represented in winter 2013 exhibitions at the Bates College Museum of Art.

As nation ponders rich-poor divide, King Day observances to explore debt and inequality

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 9:51 am

Spotlighting a less-known aspect of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s work, King Day at Bates will explore issues of economic justice.

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Video: ‘Bird’s Eye Bates’ — see the campus in a high way

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 11:25 am

See the Bates campus and its environs in a delightful, new way,...

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Video: Holiday Cheer From Bates

Monday, December 17, 2012 1:26 pm

Wishing you a happy holiday filled with all the joy and laughter...

BatesNews: December 2012

Thursday, December 13, 2012 2:00 pm

Coverage of Bates College news, events and stories delivered by email subscription.

Anthea Butler, associate professor of religious studies and African American studies at the University of Pennsylvania, offers a sermon and the keynote address at Bates' Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances. Photograph by Byron Maldonado.
Bates Events Schedule: Jan. 4-30, 2013

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 3:38 pm

Hello and happy holidays from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college Jan. 4-30, 2013.

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Video: ‘Nothing in the World That You Cannot Do’ — MLK Day’s Sankofa performance

Monday, December 10, 2012 10:23 am

Alex Bolden '15 prepares Bates artists for the annual Sankofa performance on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2013.

A screen capture from "In the Running," a video about the Bates men's cross country team's preparations and performance in the NCAA Division III Championships.
Video: ‘In the Running’ — men’s cross country at NCAA Championships

Monday, December 10, 2012 9:33 am

Featuring compelling race-day footage, a video capturing the mindset of Bates' elite cross country runners.

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Video: First-graders give a ‘Bates Bates’ cheer

Thursday, December 6, 2012 4:24 pm

These first-graders at Equitas Academy in Los Angeles have made Bates their own.

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Thursday, December 6, 2012 9:35 am

Customs like pink for girls and blue for boys are not necessarily benign choices, says Bates sociologist Emily Kane.

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