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A scene from "Twelve O'Clock Boys," featured at the Emerge Film Festival.
Second annual Emerge Film Festival has a pronounced taste of Bates

Monday, April 6, 2015 3:46 pm

As the Emerge Film Festival returns to Lewiston-Auburn this Thursday, members of Bates College will have important parts to play in the event's second year.

Students, guest speaker present education symposium at Bates

Monday, April 6, 2015 2:47 pm

The Bates College education department hosts a symposium comprising student presentations followed by a keynote address on April 8.

Matt Perejda '14, keynote speaker at the April 4 Bobcat Ventures pitch competition, is shown with Analysis Group co-founder Bruce Stangle '70 in 2014. Stangle visited campus for the Voices in Entrepreneurship program. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
With at least $5,000 in the offing, student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas

Friday, April 3, 2015 11:55 am

Bobcat Ventures, a Bates College student organization dedicated to entrepreneurship, is sponsoring a business idea competition on April 4.

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Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Friday, April 3, 2015 11:00 am

Eleven studio art majors show the results of their yearlong senior thesis...

"Play" is a 2002 print by Greg Shattenberg.
In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

Thursday, April 2, 2015 4:14 pm

A Maine artist who explores the use of language as a visual element, Greg Shattenberg shows work in a Bates College Museum of Art show opening April 10.

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Research and academics are paramount at the Mount David Summit

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 1:54 pm

The Mount David Summit, Bates College's annual celebration of student achievement, takes place on April 3.

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Showcasing pieces choreographed and performed by students, the Bates College Dance Company's annual spring concert takes place April 3-6.

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Fields Medal winner Manjul Bhargava to give 2015 Commencement address, joining honorands Mark Abelson, Thomas Moser and Joan Benoit Samuelson

Thursday, March 26, 2015 4:16 pm

Bates will confer honorary degrees on four leaders in medicine, mathematics, American...

Valerie Smith '75 was announced as the 15th president of Swarthmore College on Feb. 21, 2015. (Laurence Kesterson / Swarthmore College)
Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:14 am

Valerie Smith ’75 being named Swarthmore’s next president is a case of good news getting better.

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 10:35 am

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu performs at Bates College on March 27.

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