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Thursday

July 18, 2013 9:40 am

Corey Harris ’91 opens new Concerts on the Quad series

Corey Harris ’91 opens new Concerts on the Quad series

Enjoy three distinctly different approaches to the blues as Bates presents its new outdoor music series, Concerts on the Quad.

Thursday

July 18, 2013 8:00 am

Spencer joins select group of college leaders in Presidential Innovation Lab project

Spencer joins select group of college leaders in Presidential Innovation Lab project

President Spencer is part of a new national group of college and university leaders who will explore ways in which new technological approaches to higher education might be used to boost the number of Americans able to earn a college degree.

Wednesday

July 17, 2013 2:47 pm

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

A class of one: The pursuit of passion through independent studies

Bates is known for nurturing student initiative. If you can make a case for your idea, the college will do…

Monday

July 15, 2013 3:00 pm

‘Terrific showing’ as Bates Fund posts $6.27 million in gifts, 50 percent alumni participation

‘Terrific showing’ as Bates Fund posts $6.27 million in gifts, 50 percent alumni participation

Alumni rallied to deliver several annual giving milestones to the 2012–13 Bates Fund.

Monday

July 15, 2013 3:00 pm

Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

Varone company brings new and signature works for seventh dance festival visit

In their seventh appearance at the Bates Dance Festival, Doug Varone and Dancers perform stunning new works and their signature piece, ‘Rise.’

Friday

July 12, 2013 1:38 pm

‘Bobcats With Pride’ — Bates women’s rowing returns to NCAAs

‘Bobcats With Pride’ — Bates women’s rowing returns to NCAAs

Videographer Mike Bradley captures the camaraderie and competitive fire of these “Bobcats With Pride.”

Thursday

July 11, 2013 2:58 pm

Olympic gold medalist Misty Hyman visits Bates swim camp

Olympic gold medalist Misty Hyman visits Bates swim camp

Misty Hyman boasts not only an Olympic gold medal, but an amazing and inspirational story to go with it. Hyman…

Wednesday

July 10, 2013 1:36 pm

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Talk by Lecturer in Spanish David George previewed in European press

Research by David George, lecturer in Spanish, figured prominently in Continental news reports about a seminar in Spain dedicated to…

Wednesday

July 10, 2013 1:10 pm

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens 2013 Bates Dance Festival with Maine premiere

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens 2013 Bates Dance Festival with Maine premiere

Nejla Yatkin / NY2Dance opens the Bates Dance Festival performance series with the Maine premiere of “Oasis” on July 12.

Monday

July 8, 2013 4:00 pm

Turkey: Through a Bobcat’s lens

Turkey: Through a Bobcat’s lens

This past Short Term, I took the course “Turkey: From Empire to State.” For part of the course, we ventured forth to Turkey.