News Archives

Friday

May 3, 2013 3:44 pm

Maine magazine profiles President Clayton Spencer

In the April issue of Maine Magazine, President Clayton Spencer talks about her love affair with Maine and her philosophy of “shared enterprise.”

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:25 am

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

French-Gypsy swing band, star jazz guitarist bound for Bates

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall is the setting for two don’t-miss jazz performances in May.

Friday

May 3, 2013 10:15 am

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

BatesDowntown presents an evening of Americana

The BatesDowntown concert series presents an evening of American roots music by the Seth Warner Trio and the duo Day for Night on May 11.

Friday

May 3, 2013 9:37 am

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

The third annual Bates College Folk Music Festival presents three days of contradancing, workshops and performances beginning May 9.

Thursday

May 2, 2013 12:18 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.

Thursday

May 2, 2013 12:00 pm

Senior thesis Q-and-A: The 1950s debate over Androscoggin River pollution

Senior thesis Q-and-A: The 1950s debate over Androscoggin River pollution

In her thesis, Taryn O’Connell ’13 examines strategies used to reach different social classes in Lewiston during a landmark pollution debate.

Tuesday

April 30, 2013 2:00 pm

College Night in Town returns May 1

College Night in Town returns May 1

The event offers all area college students an opportunity to get better acquainted with dining, entertainment and shopping options in Lewiston and Auburn.

Friday

April 26, 2013 4:18 pm

Noted photographer Chester Higgins Jr. to offer presentation

Noted photographer Chester Higgins Jr. to offer presentation

Chester Higgins Jr., a photographer for the New York Times whose images have appeared in exhibitions all over the world, visits Bates to give a talk titled Dancing with My Spirit on May 1.

Friday

April 26, 2013 11:01 am

Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Maine Campus Compact honors two for civic involvement

Maine Campus Compact will honor two members of the Bates community for their commitment to public involvement.

Tuesday

April 23, 2013 3:00 pm

2013 Commencement honorary degrees announced; address by Stonyfield Farm’s Gary Hirshberg

2013 Commencement honorary degrees announced; address by Stonyfield Farm’s Gary Hirshberg

The honorary degree candidates “show us how the values that define the Bates experience can shape, and take shape in, the world,” said President Spencer.