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Thursday

October 11, 2012 3:50 pm

Bates remembers Troy Pappas ’16

Bates remembers Troy Pappas ’16

The College Chapel was filled for an Oct. 11 gathering that honored Troy Pappas’ life and shared the sorrow of his loss.

Wednesday

October 10, 2012 8:29 am

Bates has a voice in landmark case on race-conscious college admissions

Bates has a voice in landmark case on race-conscious college admissions

As the U.S. Supreme Court considers a case challenging use of race as one factor in college admissions decisions, it…

Monday

October 8, 2012 11:17 pm

Slide Show: Parents and Family Weekend 2012

Slide Show: Parents and Family Weekend 2012

Parents and Family Weekend 2012 featured a wide range of activities and opportunities that allowed parents and families to experience…

Friday

October 5, 2012 9:15 pm

Bates community mourns death of student injured in fall

Bates community mourns death of student injured in fall

Bates College President Clayton Spencer tonight sent an email message to the campus community to share the news that first-year…

Thursday

October 4, 2012 1:09 pm

Events schedule: October 2012, first revision

Events schedule: October 2012, first revision

Here’s a revised listing of public events at the college from Oct. 5-31, 2012.

Thursday

October 4, 2012 12:49 pm

Museum of Art to connect L-A seventh-graders with space station

Museum of Art to connect L-A seventh-graders with space station

The Museum of Art will give L/A seventh-graders the opportunity to talk with astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Thursday

October 4, 2012 12:27 pm

Intercultural Education office presentations represent diverse interests

Intercultural Education office presentations represent diverse interests

The Office of Intercultural Education offers four autumn presentations exploring topics relating to the LGBT, African American and Latino/a experiences.

Wednesday

October 3, 2012 4:28 pm

Science journalist offers astrophotography lecture, wilderness workshop

Science journalist offers astrophotography lecture, wilderness workshop

Science journalist Babak Tafreshi leads a wilderness photography workshop and offers a lecture related to the Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography”.

Wednesday

October 3, 2012 4:13 pm

Panel to explore religious perspectives on marriage equality

A panel of religion scholars and clergy will examine the topic of marriage equality for same-sex couples on Oct. 8.

Tuesday

October 2, 2012 10:07 am

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Former Maine labor commissioner to discuss Frances Perkins, first female Cabinet member

Laura Fortman, Maine’s former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture “Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today” on Oct. 10.