News Archives

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 4:04 pm

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Bates athletics will be represented at a fourth consecutive Olympic Games: Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canada’s men’s eight are focused on winning a second straight gold medal in London.

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 2:22 pm

In a case of turnabout, museum director shows his own art in Chicago

On July 13, Chicago’s Zolla/Lieberman Gallery opened exhibitions by Bates Museum of Art Director Dan Mills and two other artists.

Monday

July 16, 2012 3:08 pm

Rising choreographer Kyle Abraham presents latest work at Dance Festival

Rising choreographer Kyle Abraham presents latest work at Dance Festival

Kyle Abraham, labeled one of Dance Magazine’s 25 choreographers to watch in 2009, brings his company Abraham.in.Motion to the Bates Dance Festival.

Monday

July 16, 2012 9:42 am

Boréal Tordu brings Franco sounds to Midsummer Lakeside series

Boréal Tordu brings Franco sounds to Midsummer Lakeside series

Boréal Tordu, a quartet with a mission to keep the music of their Acadian heritage alive, continues the Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series on July 19.

Wednesday

July 11, 2012 4:35 pm

ABC News affiliate in Charleston, S.C., features Coupe ’92, fellow filmmakers on ‘Warrior Road’

ABC News affiliate in Charleston, S.C., features Coupe ’92, fellow filmmakers on ‘Warrior Road’

ABC News 4 in Charleston, S.C., describes the start of Doug Coupe ’92, Brad Jayne and Rob Gorman’s journey to create the film “Warrior Road. “

Tuesday

July 10, 2012 4:29 pm

From reels to steel, Midsummer Lakeside Concerts are sure to please

From reels to steel, Midsummer Lakeside Concerts are sure to please

The Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series opens with Boghat, a Maine trio that performs Irish dance music with a contemporary twist, at 6 p.m. July 12 by Lake Andrews

Thursday

July 5, 2012 9:16 am

Rennie Harris and Puremovement open 2012 Bates Dance Festival

Rennie Harris and Puremovement open 2012 Bates Dance Festival

Rennie Harris, proclaimed “hip hop’s grandmaster” by Dance Magazine, returns to Bates with his company, Puremovement, to launch the Bates Dance Festival and present some greatest hits.

Tuesday

July 3, 2012 8:58 am

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

First day of school: President Clayton Spencer

Clayton Spencer, Bates’ eighth president, began her first week in office with a couple of different kinds of greetings.

Sunday

July 1, 2012 10:38 am

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

Bates achieves record 55 percent alumni giving participation in 2012

As of midnight on June 30, 53 percent of alumni had made gifts to the Bates Fund — and the gifts keep rolling in.

Friday

June 29, 2012 9:40 am

‘Clean Sweep’ sale raises record $21,000 to support local nonprofits

‘Clean Sweep’ sale raises record $21,000 to support local nonprofits

The 12th annual Clean Sweep sale raised a record $21,223 that will be divided among participating nonprofit organizations.