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Friday

October 10, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

This time of year it’s so busy that you’re breathless, so beautiful you gasp. It’s Bates.

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 4:26 pm

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

One of the most diverse performance programs in Bates College dance, the Parents & Family Weekend Dance Concert takes place Oct. 11-12.

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 9:05 am

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown and a Bates College artist in residence, performs sonatas by Beethoven, including some of the composer’s best-loved, on Oct. 10.

Friday

October 3, 2014 12:21 pm

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Watch the Oct. 3 livestream of a “Conversation with Clayton,” featuring President Spencer interviewing Thomas Goetz ’90, author of The Remedy, the Common Read for the Class of 2018.

Thursday

October 2, 2014 10:05 am

Livestream: President Spencer interviews Thomas Goetz ’90

Livestream: President Spencer interviews Thomas Goetz ’90

Thomas Goetz ’90 is back on campus to speak to the Class of 2018 in a “Conversation with Clayton” at…

Friday

September 26, 2014 3:21 pm

Forums to look at immigration, economy; Wabanaki-state child welfare history

Forums to look at immigration, economy; Wabanaki-state child welfare history

Harward Center Civic Forums at Bates College in October explore the role of immigration in Maine’s economy; and a historic effort to redress problems created by government policies toward Native American children.

Friday

September 26, 2014 10:10 am

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Three recent Bates College alumni return to campus to discuss how their experiences in Latin America have influenced their working lives in a panel presentation Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:44 am

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

The Language Arts Live series at Bates College presents CAConrad, known for an approach to writing called “(soma)tic poetics,” Oct. 1 and 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:21 am

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts on Oct. 2 and 3, Bates College presents dynamic contemporary music group the Metropolis Ensemble and jazz pianist Gerald Clayton, whom The New York Times likened to the great Oscar Peterson.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:16 am

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

With its performers dispersed throughout the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, New York City’s Metropolis Ensemble presents the innovative site-specific piece “Brownstone” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.