News Archives

Friday

February 28, 2014 10:40 am

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra to perform acclaimed song cycle about job loss

Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra perform the song cycle “No Place to Go” on March 7.

Thursday

February 27, 2014 12:03 pm

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.

Tuesday

February 25, 2014 4:17 pm

Lectures to feature a mystery-writing mathematician and a noted inventor

Lectures to feature a mystery-writing mathematician and a noted inventor

Bates presents lecturers offering insight into mathematics and medical technology on Feb. 26 and 28.

Tuesday

February 25, 2014 3:29 pm

Singer-songwriter Ritter riding ‘Beast’ back to Bates

Singer-songwriter Ritter riding ‘Beast’ back to Bates

Touring behind his acclaimed album “The Beast in Its Tracks,” singer-songwriter Josh Ritter performs on March 2.

Saturday

February 22, 2014 1:20 pm

Bates student John Durkin dies while on study-abroad program in Rome

Bates student John Durkin dies while on study-abroad program in Rome

John Durkin ’15 was an economics major and Asian studies minor, and a member of the Bates football team.

Thursday

February 20, 2014 8:00 am

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

Career-immersion program with Koru supports Bates’ purposeful work initiative

With a goal of improving students’ career prospects through workplace immersion programs, “everyone wins,” says President Clayton Spencer.

Tuesday

February 18, 2014 1:10 pm

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, offers a lecture on March 3.

Tuesday

February 18, 2014 12:25 pm

NPR reports on ‘first-of-its-kind’ national study by Hiss ’66 challenging the value of standardized tests

NPR reports on ‘first-of-its-kind’ national study by Hiss ’66 challenging the value of standardized tests

The study, says NPR, questions the predictive value of standardized tests and argues that they narrow the door of college opportunity.

Friday

February 14, 2014 12:23 pm

Livestream hoops action vs. Bowdoin and Colby, tonight and Saturday

Livestream hoops action vs. Bowdoin and Colby, tonight and Saturday

Why watch a tape delay of some other event when you can watch Bates vs. Bowdoin and Colby live?

Wednesday

February 12, 2014 1:54 pm

Valentine’s Week Instagram photo contest shares the Bates love

Valentine’s Week Instagram photo contest shares the Bates love

What do students love about Bates? Rather than tell you, we’ll show you at bates.edu/love.