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Friday

September 13, 2013 8:30 am

Olin Arts Alive presents ‘virtuoso art folkies,’ Joy Kills Sorrow

Olin Arts Alive presents ‘virtuoso art folkies,’ Joy Kills Sorrow

Joy Kills Sorrow, a Boston-based quintet known for their intelligent, wry lyricism and unique blend of styles, performs on Sept. 28.

Thursday

September 12, 2013 3:11 pm

Photograph of lightning over the Bates campus

Photograph of lightning over the Bates campus

Taken at 8:10 p.m. on Sept. 11, this image shows a cloud-to-cloud lightning strike from an approaching thunderstorm.

Thursday

September 12, 2013 1:49 pm

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

Davíd Carrasco, a Mexican American historian of religions, offers the inaugural lecture in Bates’ Latin American studies program on Sept. 16

Monday

September 9, 2013 4:04 pm

Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Personal history by Brunswick author opens Language Arts Live series

Jaed Coffin, whose first book chronicles his experience as a Buddhist monk in his mother’s native Thailand, opens the Language Arts Live series Sept. 19.

Monday

September 9, 2013 2:33 pm

Bold printmakers from Japan, Maine images by iconic photographer featured at Museum of Art

Bold printmakers from Japan, Maine images by iconic photographer featured at Museum of Art

Images of Maine by famed 20th-century photographer Berenice Abbott and prints by Japanese artists known for pushing the boundaries of…

Friday

September 6, 2013 3:11 pm

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Enjoy a monthly slide show of images that features the vitality of life on the Bates campus in Lewiston, Maine….

Friday

September 6, 2013 10:11 am

Folksinger Amidon, Maine country band Traveling Trees up next on Olin stage

Folksinger Amidon, Maine country band Traveling Trees up next on Olin stage

Vermont-born folksinger Sam Amidon performs in the Olin Arts Alive music series on Sept. 10.

Thursday

September 5, 2013 6:07 pm

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

Video: Convocation 2013 featuring President Spencer’s address, ‘Some Thoughts on Work’

View the complete video of Convocation 2013, including the Convocation Address, “Some Thoughts on Work,” by President Clayton Spencer.

Thursday

September 5, 2013 2:59 pm

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

Manal Alsharif, an advocate for women’s rights in Saudi Arabia, launches a series of events at Bates exploring human diversity on Sept. 18.

Wednesday

September 4, 2013 4:46 pm

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Video: Outdoor trips and campus Orientation done, it’s now about two words for the Class of 2017

Members of the Class of 2017 try to sum up what it’s been like so far in two words.