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Monday

January 4, 2016 2:50 pm

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres play at Bates

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres play at Bates

Figures of Speech Theatre premieres “the little match girl passion,” a theatrical setting of David Lang’s award-winning composition, at Bates College Jan. 9-11.

Friday

January 1, 2016 8:00 am

Slideshow: 28 favorite Bates photographs of 2015

Slideshow: 28 favorite Bates photographs of 2015

Seeking the unexpected, Bates photographers Phyllis Graber Jensen and Josh Kuckens share 28 of their favorite photographs of 2015.

Friday

December 18, 2015 1:24 pm

Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Explaining Coppola’s rebounding prowess doesn’t require the word “jump.” She’s simply more “focused and more determined” than many of her opponents, says head coach Alison Montgomery.

Friday

December 11, 2015 9:41 am

National Endowment for the Arts awards $40,000 to Bates Dance Festival

National Endowment for the Arts awards $40,000 to Bates Dance Festival

The Bates Dance Festival announced on Dec. 9 that it has received an Art Works award of $40,000 from the…

Thursday

December 10, 2015 8:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

As we anticipate winter’s arrival and as students dig in for finals, the hours of daylight are low but spirits remain high.

Thursday

December 10, 2015 4:39 pm

Lessons and Carols service returns on Dec. 13

Lessons and Carols service returns on Dec. 13

In an annual tradition, Bates College holds a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Advent season on Dec. 13.

Tuesday

December 8, 2015 1:59 pm

John Murchison III ’88 and Jean Wilson ’81 elected to Board of Trustees

John Murchison III ’88 and Jean Wilson ’81 elected to Board of Trustees

John Murchison III ’88 and Jean Wilson ’81 have been elected to the Bates College Board of Trustees.

Wednesday

December 2, 2015 4:21 pm

Artist-in-residence Carlberg to perform original settings for poetry

Artist-in-residence Carlberg to perform original settings for poetry

Jazz pianist, composer, and Bates College artist in residence Frank Carlberg, supported by a quartet, performs settings for poetry on Dec. 3.

Monday

November 30, 2015 10:29 am

Faculty, guest artists, students showcase work in Fall Dance Concert

Faculty, guest artists, students showcase work in Fall Dance Concert

Bates College’s Fall Dance Concert, Dec. 5-7, features a senior thesis piece by Mary Anne Bodnar of New York City and works by Bates faculty and guest artists.

Friday

November 20, 2015 3:34 pm

From classical to Caribbean, student concerts abound in December

From classical to Caribbean, student concerts abound in December

From voice and piano recitals to the driving sounds of the Steel Pan Orchestra, music by Bates College students keeps the campus lively in early December.