Stories from 2013
From "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here." (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

Friday, December 6, 2013 2:36 pm

"What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic," says Colleen Fitzgerald '14, who choreographed "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here."

Shown at center, Colleen Fitzgerald performs her senior thesis piece in dance on Dec. 6 and 7. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
‘Intricate Glances’ in a senior thesis dance piece

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:49 am

Bates College dance major Colleen Fitzgerald performs "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here" Dec. 6-7.

The 2011 Lessons and Carols event (see Dec. 7). (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Annual Service of Lessons and Carols takes place Dec. 8

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:36 am

Bates holds its annual Service of Lessons and Carols on Dec. 8.

In the Shetland Islands, a Bates-directed archaeological dig, funded by the National Science Foundation, involves geologists, anthropologists, historians and biologists who are discovering the fate of a township named Broo that was buried in sand during the17th century Little Ice Age.
Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 12:47 pm

A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental...

Bangor Daily News profiles backcountry ski series creator Ben Leoni ’05

Monday, December 2, 2013 5:51 pm

The show follows series creator Ben Leoni '05 and fellow backcountry skiers as they head into the boondocks of the Northeast.

So Hee Ki ’16 of Irvine, Calif., practices Richard Wagner’s “Siegfried-Idyll” on the viola in the Olin Arts Center. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Slide Show: This Month at Bates

Monday, December 2, 2013 5:25 pm

Images that feature the vitality of life on the Bates campus

Jocie Adams of Arc Iris. (Edward Smith)
Jazz Band, Steel Pan Orchestra, Arc Iris, classical guitarist take turns in spotlight

Monday, December 2, 2013 3:39 pm

During just a few December days, the Olin Concert Hall is home to music including jazz, steel pan, orchestral pop and classical guitar.

Guitarist Göran Söllscher to perform Dec. 8

Monday, December 2, 2013 3:36 pm

Göran Söllscher, a guitarist celebrated for virtuosity and a repertoire reaching from the Baroque to the present, performs on Dec. 8

The Steel Pan Orchestra. (Michael Bradley/Bates College)
Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Monday, December 2, 2013 3:25 pm

Both in 7 p.m. concerts, the Bates Jazz Band performs on Dec. 4, and the Bates Steel Pan Orchestra on Dec. 5.

Jocie Adams of Arc Iris. (Edward Smith)
Arc Iris visits Dec. 7, led by founder Jocie Adams, formerly of Low Anthem

Monday, December 2, 2013 3:15 pm

Arc Iris, a new orchestral pop project featuring singer and instrumentalist Jocie Adams, formerly of The Low Anthem, performs on Dec. 7.

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