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Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:49 pm

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

Lighting upgrade closes art museum for summer; new LEDs will slash electricity use

The Bates College Museum of Art is closed for the summer for the installation of a state-of-the-art LED lighting system.

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Opportunities to see artworks “outside the glass” are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Wednesday

June 5, 2013 11:12 am

Events at Bates: Summer 2013

Events at Bates: Summer 2013

Happy summer from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college from June 15 through Aug. 15, 2013.

Tuesday

June 4, 2013 10:00 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

May 31, 2013 1:18 pm

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Attention, L-A shoppers! Bates’ popular Clean Sweep sale returns June 15

Bates’ popular “Clean Sweep” sale returns for the 13th year on Saturday, June 15.

Thursday

May 30, 2013 3:30 pm

Commencement attracts news coverage near and far

Commencement attracts news coverage near and far

News outlets in Maine and a number of other states presented coverage of this year’s event.

Wednesday

May 29, 2013 12:49 pm

Multimedia: Commencement Weekend 2013

Multimedia: Commencement Weekend 2013

Multimedia coverage of Commencement Weekend 2013, including complete video of the graduation ceremony.

Sunday

May 26, 2013 3:23 pm

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

“Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed,” the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. “And that’s actually your job.”

Sunday

May 26, 2013 2:35 pm

Commencement 2013: Senior address by Thomas Holmberg

Commencement 2013: Senior address by Thomas Holmberg

“I have this very special opportunity to speak before you today and deliver my love letter to you, Bates College,” said Thomas Holmberg.

Sunday

May 26, 2013 1:00 pm

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

Commencement 2013: Address by Gary Hirshberg

The graduates’ level of community engagement and real world applied learning, said Gary Hirshberg, “will be as critical a contributor to your futures as any academic achievement.”