Posts from 2013
Clay Baldo '13 explains a Chinese political poster during the Mount David Summit. Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College College.
China: State of the culture, culture of the state

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 4:39 pm

Three senior thesis projects presented during the Mount David Summit illustrated intriguing examples of the state role in Chinese culture.

Slavic Soul Party! plays at Bates on April 6.
In separate concerts, Olin Arts Alive presents Czech string quartet, Slavic-funk-jazz band

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 12:29 pm

Demonstrating the diversity and vitality of the arts at Bates, the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall presents two very concerts, by the Bennewitz Quartet and by Slavic Soul Party!, on April 6.

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Audio: Seniors read creative writing — a bizarre bus ride, bomb-littered Hawaiian island and beloved poet

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 11:00 am

At Mount David Summit, six Bates seniors read poems and poetry from their senior theses in creative writing.

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Video: Rabble and royalty, medieval Londoners visit the 2013 Mount David Summit

Monday, April 1, 2013 6:01 pm

Students in the junior-senior English seminar "Medieval London" assumed the identities of medieval Londoners at Mount David Summit. The Plague made a cameo appearance, too.

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Bates announces lowest fee increase since 1972

Thursday, March 28, 2013 10:46 am

The Bates College Board of Trustees has voted to set the fee...

Pieck says her undergraduate professors "changed the way I understood the world." Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Recent tenure appointee Sonja Pieck explores “the nexus of power and nature”

Thursday, March 28, 2013 8:40 am

What is nature, who gets to decide its fate and why? And how can those who are excluded from environmental governance get some say?

The Larchmere String Quartet.
Larchmere String Quartet to play music from three centuries

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:53 pm

Bates College presents the Larchmere String Quartet with music by Haydn, Barber and Dvorak on March 31.

John Corrie directs the Bates College Choir.
Fauré, Lauridsen on College Choir program

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:45 pm

The Bates College Choir performs Fauré's "Requiem" and Lauridsen's "Lux Aeterna" March 29-30.

Novelist Ron Currie Jr. Photograph by Lisa Prosienski.
Edgy, funny Waterville novelist up next in Language Arts Live

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:32 pm

The Language Arts Live series welcomes Ron Currie Jr., an award-winning author from Waterville, on March 27.

"Volkswagen Van" (2013), an inkjet print by Amanda Wescott '13.
Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 1:59 pm

The Bates Museum of Art announces its spring exhibitions, featuring the annual show of work by graduating studio art majors, a display of recent museum acquisitions and an exhibition by renowned Maine artist Dozier Bell.

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