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Thursday

October 31, 2013 11:00 am

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Bates debate ranks fifth in the U.S., trailing only Yale, Harvard, Brandeis and Rutgers.

Wednesday

October 30, 2013 3:41 pm

Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Economics, politics faculty shed light on Capitol madness

Economics and politics faculty helped demystify Washington’s recent troubles in an Oct. 23 panel presentation.

Monday

October 28, 2013 11:34 am

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

$11.5 million Catalyst Fund will support ‘transformational change’ at Bates College

The money will be spent, over and above our annual operating budget, over five years to move forward on key college initiatives.

Monday

October 28, 2013 10:22 am

Food historian to dish out history of Colonial, presidential cooking

Food historian to dish out history of Colonial, presidential cooking

Food historian and Bangor Daily News columnist Sandra Oliver offers a talk titled “George Washington’s Breakfast” on Nov. 7.

Monday

October 28, 2013 9:23 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

“I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities,” says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.

Monday

October 21, 2013 4:41 pm

Pianist Glazer to perform four sonatas, from Mozart to Hindemith

Pianist Glazer to perform four sonatas, from Mozart to Hindemith

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown, performs sonatas by Mozart, Weber, Hindemith and Beethoven on Oct. 25.

Monday

October 21, 2013 4:28 pm

Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

Bates welcomes new faculty: Lydia Barnett, history

To some people, says historian Lydia Barnett, Hurricane Sandy signified something more than merely physical phenomena.

Monday

October 21, 2013 10:00 am

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

Dean of Students Tedd Goundie to step down at end of 2013–14 academic year

President Clayton Spencer said, “I am deeply grateful to Tedd for leading our student life program with exceptional thoughtfulness and a steady hand during a time of transformational change.”

Thursday

October 17, 2013 4:14 pm

Events at Bates: Oct. 21–Nov. 21

Events at Bates: Oct. 21–Nov. 21

Hello from Bates! Here’s a list of public events at the college for the period Oct. 21–Nov. 21, 2013. The…

Thursday

October 17, 2013 12:00 pm

Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Students take charge as inaugural CBB Patrick Dempsey Challenge goes to Bates

Hillary Throckmorton ’15 marshals community participation in the CBB Dempsey Challenge to secure a Bates victory.