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Monday

April 6, 2015 2:47 pm

Students, guest speaker present education symposium at Bates

Students, guest speaker present education symposium at Bates

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

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:55 am

With at least $5,000 in the offing, student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas

With at least $5,000 in the offing, student entrepreneurs pitch business ideas

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

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:00 am

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

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

Eleven studio art majors show the results of their yearlong senior thesis projects in the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition at…

Thursday

April 2, 2015 4:14 pm

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

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.

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:54 pm

Research and academics are paramount at the Mount David Summit

Research and academics are paramount at the Mount David Summit

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

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

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

Thursday

March 26, 2015 4:16 pm

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

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

Bates will confer honorary degrees on four leaders in medicine, mathematics, American furniture design and athletics during the college’s 149th…

Thursday

March 26, 2015 9:14 am

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

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

Tuesday

March 24, 2015 10:35 am

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

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

Friday

March 20, 2015 12:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

March is a long month at Bates, 31 days and no break until mid-April, but there are treats: The maple sap is flowing, men’s hoops made it to the Sweet Sixteen and, well, we’re just sweet on Bates anyway.