Stories from 2013
During a dress rehearsal, the cast of "Two Gentleman of Verona," featuring costumes by Carol Farrell, takes a bow.
Andrucki directs Shakespeare’s early ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’

Thursday, February 28, 2013 1:56 pm

Bates presents Shakespeare's "The Two Gentlemen of Verona" in performances March 7-11.

Signs of Winter
BatesNews: February 2013

Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 pm

Stories this month include a video and audio from President Spencer's visit to WRBC, plus a story about two Bates debaters' big night in Berlin.

Gilbert Ndahayo.
Rwandan filmmaker to screen latest documentary

Thursday, February 28, 2013 11:31 am

A filmmaker dedicated to producing documentaries about the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, Gilbert Ndahayo shows his new film at Bates on March 4.

Catherine Djang '13 and Ben Smith '13 are the first Bates debaters to "break" at the World Universities Debating Championship since 1999. Photo by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Smith ’13 and Djang ’13 join the ‘elite of elite’ world debaters

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 2:00 pm

"Breaking" at the world debate tournament is more impressive the more you learn about it.

The Bates Outing Club's "Children of Midnight" event on Jan. 29, 2013, culminates with the launch of sky lanterns above Mount David. Photograph by Will Strathmann '13.
Fire on the mountain, thanks to Outing Club sky lantern launch

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:03 pm

Years ago, Bates students would climb Mount David to light massive bonfires to celebrate sports triumphs or to drive away the winter blahs.

Give peace a chance: Israeli-Palestinian band with a mission coming to Bates

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 4:06 pm

Bates presents the young Israeli and Palestinian musicians of Heartbeat, a band seeking to use music to promote peace in the Middle East, on Feb. 27

In this scene from the play Christmas in Hanoi, Joseph Kim '96 plays the son, Lou, at left.  
Photo by Michael Lamont.
LA Times reviews Christmas in Hanoi featuring Joseph Kim ’96

Monday, February 25, 2013 5:52 pm

Written by Eddie Borey, the cross-cultural family drama Christmas in Hanoi features Joseph Kim '96 in one of the lead roles.

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

Monday, February 25, 2013 11:02 am

McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper's new editor.

All smiles, Drew Gallagher '11 poses with a group of his students at Bruce-Monroe Elementary School in Washington, D.C. Photo courtesy of Drew Gallagher '11.
Gallagher ’11 makes a splash in D.C. schools, garners hometown attention

Monday, February 25, 2013 9:32 am

Drew Gallagher '11 believes all his students "have the ability to rise."

The Portland company Indiedanceworks is among artists performing at the eighth annual F.A.B. dance showcase. Photograph by Dana Crawford/SALT.
The wait is over: F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase happens March 2

Friday, February 22, 2013 8:41 am

The annual F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase takes place Saturday, March 2, at the Franco-American Heritage Center in Lewiston.

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