December 16, 2014 10:44 am
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2015, Bates College examine the great civil rights leader’s commitment to nonviolent action — and places it in the context of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y., and on the international stage.
December 10, 2014 1:29 pm
The legendary Brooks Quimby Debate Council will send three teams to Malaysia in January to compete at the World Universities Debating Championships.
December 9, 2014 2:21 pm
It’s a time when students buckle down to review what they already know, even as the campus pulls them toward new ideas, people and experiences.
December 9, 2014 10:01 am
Bates poet Robert Farnsworth gives an illustrated reading of his poem “Fiction,” which was inspired by a line from Wallace Stevens, “The fire burns as the novel taught it how.”
December 5, 2014 4:35 pm
In an annual tradition at Bates College, a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Advent season takes place on Dec. 7.
December 2, 2014 3:37 pm
Author of the acclaimed story collection “Once the Shore” and the award-winning novel “Snow Hunters,” Paul Yoon reads at Bates College on Dec. 4.
November 24, 2014 2:35 pm
Erik Jarnryd ’87, P’17 and Mark Mandel ’89 bring rich experience in business and finance to the Bates Board of Trustees
Jarnryd is chairman and CEO of Harvey Building Products in Waltham, Mass. Mandel is the director of global industry research at Wellington Management.
November 21, 2014 11:47 am
Pursuing the gender angle alone is fraught, says Rocque.
November 20, 2014 8:43 am
Richard Goode, acclaimed as “one of the titans of the piano repertoire,” returns to Bates College for a performance on Dec. 5.
November 20, 2014 8:31 am
Rebecca Herzig marks her appointment to an endowed professorship at Bates College with a lecture on Dec. 2.