Stories from 2012
Romina Istratii of Athens, Greece, shown here speaking during the October 2012 dedication of two academic buildings at Bates College, is a Bates senior recently awarded the prestigious Watson Fellowship. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Istratii ’12 is Africa-bound, thanks to Watson Fellowship

Friday, April 6, 2012 4:44 pm

Romina Istratii '12 will use the Watson Fellowship to research the dynamics of food security and gender bias in Africa.

Events Schedule: May 2012

Friday, April 6, 2012 1:31 pm

Hello from Bates! Here’s a preview of public events at the college during May 2012.

Steve Grover
BatesDowntown offers jazz and country performances this spring

Tuesday, April 3, 2012 3:59 pm

The Bates music series BatesDowntown continues this spring with jazz and country concerts by Maine musicians.

Once again, Mount David Summit is a peak experience

Monday, April 2, 2012 3:24 pm

Just imagine the emotions reigning during the Mount David Summit, from pride in intellectual accomplishment to the exuberance of playing to an eager audience.

Video: Sankofa’s Cross Cultural Journey

Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00 pm

Rob Little '12 looks at a Sankofa production, an exploration of African diasporic experiences through performing arts.

Shown performing at Bates in January, Marc Bamuthi Joseph brings his dance and spoken-word piece "red, black & GREEN: a blues" to Bates in April. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Events schedule: April 2012, 2nd revision

Thursday, March 29, 2012 10:30 am

April events at the college. We included a correction to the NESCAC Men's and Women's Outdoor Track Championship listing.

The Vienna Piano Trio.
Acclaimed Vienna Piano Trio to perform at Bates

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 9:00 am

The Vienna Piano Trio performs at Bates on March 29.

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Sunday, March 25, 2012 8:33 am

Everyone knows the big story about higher education: The price of college...

Senior art majors embrace bold diversity of concepts, genres in annual exhibition

Friday, March 23, 2012 3:55 pm

In media running the gamut from pencil drawing to digital painting, 14 studio art majors show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition.

Appointees to professorships — in colleagues’ words

Friday, March 23, 2012 8:33 am

Six Bates faculty members were honored as 2012 appointees to named professorships.

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