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Wednesday

November 19, 2014 5:05 pm

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

The four were among 20 American college students studying in Kathmandu on a study-abroad program that explores Tibetan and Himalayan cultures.

Monday

November 17, 2014 11:09 am

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.

Monday

November 17, 2014 11:00 am

2014 Otis Lecture to highlight role of virtue in perceptions of climate change

2014 Otis Lecture to highlight role of virtue in perceptions of climate change

Known for his scrutiny of the cultural dimensions of climate change, Mike Hulme brings the ancient philosophical concept of virtue to bear on the climate crisis in Bates College’s annual Otis Lecture on Nov. 17.

Friday

November 14, 2014 1:59 am

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Autumn colors (and leaves) are hanging on, so don’t count out fall just yet.

Wednesday

November 12, 2014 4:28 pm

Kabat ’85 returns to discuss domestic abuse and Oscar-winning ‘Defending Our Lives’

Kabat ’85 returns to discuss domestic abuse and Oscar-winning ‘Defending Our Lives’

Stacey Kabat’s visit includes a public screening and discussion of this powerful documentary on domestic violence.

Monday

November 10, 2014 3:28 pm

Bach’s ‘Magnificat,’ Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ on College Choir program

Bach’s ‘Magnificat,’ Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ on College Choir program

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Antonio Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ and Johann Sebastian Bach’s ‘Magnificat’ on Nov. 15-16.

Monday

November 10, 2014 9:23 am

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Known for testing both the social implications and the physical limits of moving bodies, Dante Brown|Warehouse Dance are among the performers in Bates College’s annual Fall Dance Concert, with performances Nov. 15-17.

Monday

November 10, 2014 9:15 am

Gamelan, Momenta Quartet collaboration focuses on Western composers

Gamelan, Momenta Quartet collaboration focuses on Western composers

Known for its dedication to music by contemporary composers and from cultures underrepresented in mainstream repertory, the Momenta Quartet joins the Bates College Gamelan Ensemble on Nov. 14.

Friday

November 7, 2014 12:00 pm

Multimedia: Homecoming 2014 gave the Bobcat faithful something to cheer about

Multimedia: Homecoming 2014 gave the Bobcat faithful something to cheer about

“Why not grow young once more in contact with the undergraduates?” wrote Harry Rowe, Class of 1912, when he invited alumni to attend the very first Homecoming, back in 1920. That’s still a good definition of Homecoming.

Thursday

November 6, 2014 11:01 am

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

Top L.L.Bean, Seattle Chocolates executives to discuss purposeful work

In the latest in a series of Bates College events exploring purposeful work, the CEO of Seattle Chocolates and the CMO for retailer L.L.Bean discuss their experiences on Nov. 10.