Stories from March 2013
Bates announces lowest fee increase since 1972

Thursday, March 28, 2013 10:46 am

The Bates College Board of Trustees has voted to set the fee...

Pieck says her undergraduate professors "changed the way I understood the world." Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Recent tenure appointee Sonja Pieck explores “the nexus of power and nature”

Thursday, March 28, 2013 8:40 am

What is nature, who gets to decide its fate and why? And how can those who are excluded from environmental governance get some say?

The Larchmere String Quartet.
Larchmere String Quartet to play music from three centuries

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:53 pm

Bates College presents the Larchmere String Quartet with music by Haydn, Barber and Dvorak on March 31.

John Corrie directs the Bates College Choir.
Fauré, Lauridsen on College Choir program

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:45 pm

The Bates College Choir performs Fauré's "Requiem" and Lauridsen's "Lux Aeterna" March 29-30.

Novelist Ron Currie Jr. Photograph by Lisa Prosienski.
Edgy, funny Waterville novelist up next in Language Arts Live

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:32 pm

The Language Arts Live series welcomes Ron Currie Jr., an award-winning author from Waterville, on March 27.

"Volkswagen Van" (2013), an inkjet print by Amanda Wescott '13.
Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 1:59 pm

The Bates Museum of Art announces its spring exhibitions, featuring the annual show of work by graduating studio art majors, a display of recent museum acquisitions and an exhibition by renowned Maine artist Dozier Bell.

The Bates Dance Company. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Aerial, video works among highlights of spring dance concerts

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 10:54 am

Featuring aerial performances and works making use of video, the Bates College Dance Company offers its annual spring concerts March 29-April 1.

Slavic Soul Party! plays at Bates on April 6.
Events at Bates: March 27-April 28, 2013

Monday, March 25, 2013 11:59 am

Hello from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college for March 27-April 28.

Travis Brown '11 of East Greenwich, R.I., explains his chemistry poster, "The Synthesis of Exocyclic Enol Ethers Using Sonogashira Couling," at the 2011 Mount David Summit. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
At age 12, Mount David Summit is better than ever

Friday, March 22, 2013 4:47 pm

The 12th Mount David Summit, Bates' annual celebration of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 29, in Pettengill Hall.

Biographer of the Rev. Benjamin Mays ’20 to speak at Bates

Friday, March 22, 2013 11:30 am

Bates presents award-winning Benjamin Mays biographer Randal Maurice Jelks on March 25.

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