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Wednesday

September 26, 2012 4:28 pm

As Clean Water Act’s 40th nears, panel to discuss history, future of landmark legislation

As Clean Water Act’s 40th nears, panel to discuss history, future of landmark legislation

Bates presents a panel discussion exploring the history and future of the Clean Water Act on Oct. 1.

Wednesday

September 26, 2012 4:16 pm

‘Path From Activism to Leadership’ is alumni panel topic

Bates College alumni with careers in social activism offer a panel discussion titled “The Path From Activism to Leadership” Sept. 29.

Wednesday

September 26, 2012 1:24 pm

Environmental photographer Chris Jordan to give Otis Lecture

Environmental photographer Chris Jordan to give Otis Lecture

Photographer Chris Jordan, known for depicting the environmental devastation produced by the consumer society, gives the Otis Lecture on Oct. 9.

Wednesday

September 26, 2012 10:49 am

Global Lens international films continue with ‘Fat, Short, Bald Man’

Global Lens international films continue with ‘Fat, Short, Bald Man’

The Global Lens 2012 film series continues in weekly screenings at 7:30 p.m. most Mondays

Tuesday

September 25, 2012 4:25 pm

Musical weekend includes piano quartet, ‘bhangra’-brass hybrid Red Baraat

Musical weekend includes piano quartet, ‘bhangra’-brass hybrid Red Baraat

One September weekend features two very different musical performances at Bates.

Friday

September 14, 2012 2:26 pm

Francine Reed returns for a dazzling evening of blues, jazz and gospel

Francine Reed returns for a dazzling evening of blues, jazz and gospel

Singer Francine Reed, a rhythm and blues singer whose 2011 performance wowed a Bates audience, returns for a performance on Oct. 13.

Friday

September 14, 2012 2:04 pm

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

Soldier-poet Brian Turner to appear in Bates, downtown readings

An Army veteran whose service included a year in Iraq, poet Brian Turner reads from his work in a Language Arts Live event Sept. 27.

Friday

September 14, 2012 1:49 pm

Three by Aquila Theatre in Lewiston

Three by Aquila Theatre in Lewiston

Bates and L/A Arts co-sponsor Aquila Theatre Company presentations in September 2012.

Friday

September 14, 2012 1:11 pm

Longstanding Bates-L/A Arts partnership picks up pace with theater, poetry, music

Longstanding Bates-L/A Arts partnership picks up pace with theater, poetry, music

Bates and the local arts agency L/A Arts have been collaborators for years, but the partnership has gained a new intensity for autumn 2012.

Thursday

September 13, 2012 8:55 am

Math professor makes short work of knotty problems

In a pair of Sept. 26 lectures at Bates, mathematician Colin Adams will explore the ins and outs of knots.