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Thursday

May 9, 2013 6:00 pm

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Trustee Chair Emeritus E. Robert Kinney ’39, corporate and civic leader with ‘good, gutsy Maine business sense,’ dies at 96

Kinney was a model corporate leader, a former CEO of General Mills who “always ready with a helping hand.”

Thursday

May 9, 2013 1:44 pm

Campus extends helping hands to downtown fire relief efforts

Campus extends helping hands to downtown fire relief efforts

As the Lewiston-Auburn community rallies around the victims of three multi-building fires downtown, Bates is coordinating campus efforts to support the relief.

Thursday

May 9, 2013 1:00 pm

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

Bates responds to Lewiston fires

In the wake of recent fires in downtown Lewiston, the Bates community is organizing to respond to the needs of our neighbors.

Thursday

May 9, 2013 10:27 am

Heads-up for our neighbors: Fireworks planned for Sunday, May 12

Heads-up for our neighbors: Fireworks planned for Sunday, May 12

A student group at Bates will present fireworks over the college’s Lake Andrews starting around 9:15 p.m. Sunday, May 12

Tuesday

May 7, 2013 12:59 pm

Lecture to explore social mobility, housing, immigrant networks

Lecture to explore social mobility, housing, immigrant networks

Silvia Dominguez, a scholar who researches the welfare of women, children and minority populations, offers the talk “Getting Ahead: Social Mobility, Public Housing and Immigrant Networks” on May 9.

Monday

May 6, 2013 3:23 pm

Slideshow: Student athletes get into GAME Day

Slideshow: Student athletes get into GAME Day

At the May 4 event, a panel of alumni shared how students can leverage their athletics experience for career success.

Friday

May 3, 2013 3:44 pm

Maine magazine profiles President Clayton Spencer

In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:25 am

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall is the setting for two don’t-miss jazz performances in May.

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:15 am

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

The BatesDowntown concert series presents an evening of American roots music by the Seth Warner Trio and the duo Day for Night on May 11.

Friday

May 3, 2013 9:37 am

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

The third annual Bates College Folk Music Festival presents three days of contradancing, workshops and performances beginning May 9.