Posts from 2013
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Audio Slide Show: Alpine skiers — ‘Race like you train, and train like you race’

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 5:50 pm

Members of the Bates women's alpine ski team discuss coming together as Bobcat teammates in the world of competitive skiing.

At Bates College's 2012 Inside Africa Fashion Show, sophomore Nerissa Brobbey models a Togolese boubou dress with matching head scarf. At right, Gulaid Abdullahi wears a traditional ma'awis and kofia hat. Photograph by Simone Schriger '14/Bates College.
Inside Africa Fashion Show explores traditional fashions, Africa’s worldwide influence

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 1:10 pm

Reflecting the influence of African fashion abroad as well as the diversity of the continent's apparel, the second annual Inside Africa Fashion Show takes place March 15.

Visiting Assistant Professor of English Matteo Pangallo '03 directs "The Swaggering Damsel." Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 12:10 pm

"The Swaggering Damsel," a 17th-century comedy, appears in Bates College performances on Thursday through Sunday, March 21-24.

First-years XX XX and XX XX react to panelists at Beyond Intellectual Profit, a symposium on navigating diversity in the workplace. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Monday, March 4, 2013 12:35 pm

Four alumni panelists discuss the connections between the classroom and their careers.

Ali Akhtar, assistant professor of religious studies and of classical and medieval studies, has organized a lecture series on encounters between Europe and the Islamic world and offers a talk in the series March 25. Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Lecture series to explore encounters between Europe, Islamic world in theater, art and politics

Monday, March 4, 2013 12:04 pm

An expert in Spanish theater from Bard College opens a lecture series exploring cultural encounters between Europe and the Islamic world on March 4.

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards. Photograph by Stephen Ide/ thirstylizards.com
Bates Events Update: March 1-31, 2013

Thursday, February 28, 2013 4:24 pm

Hello from Bates! Here’s an updated listing of public events at the college for March 2013.

The Rev. Patrick Cheng.
Theologian to argue for close links between Christian theology, queer theory

Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:39 pm

A Massachusetts theologian will make the case for close links between Christian theology and queer theory in a lecture on March 12.

Hiroya Miura conducts the Bates College Orchestra. Photograph: Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Student soloists featured in Bates College Orchestra concert

Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:14 pm

Three Bates seniors are featured as instrumental soloists in works by Strauss, Bruch and Mozart as the Bates College Orchestra performs on March 9.

Amin Ghaziani. Photograph by Kristin Sopotiuk/University of British Columbia.
University of British Columbia sociologist to discuss outlook for ‘gayborhoods’

Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:06 pm

A sociologist from the University of British Columbia discusses the future of longstanding 'gayborhoods' in a March 11 talk.

Renowned singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, at right, performs with Lecturer in Music Tom Snow during Snow's "Popular Composition and Arranging" class in 2013. Photograph by Michael Bradley/Bates College.
Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, jazzman Wayne DeLano to perform

Thursday, February 28, 2013 2:42 pm

In back-to-back concerts March 14-15, Bates presents singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards and jazz saxophonist Wayne DeLano.

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