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Professors awarded for excellence in teaching

Monday, May 13, 2002 2:26 pm

Claudia Aburto Guzman, assistant professor of Spanish, and Carole Taylor, professor of English.Two members of the Bates College humanities faculty have received this year's Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching. The recipients are Claudia Aburto Guzman, assistant professor of Spanish, and Carole Taylor, professor of English.

Two students receive Philip J. Otis Fellowships

Monday, May 13, 2002 2:21 pm

Two environmental studies majors at Bates College have received Philip J. Otis Fellowships to support research projects that will promote greater understanding of environmental issues and the connection between the environment and spirituality.

Bates names four Phillips Student Fellows

Monday, May 13, 2002 2:16 pm

Four Bates College students have been named 2002 Phillips Student Fellows, recipients of an award that provides major funding for summer research projects involving meaningful immersion in different cultures.

John Carrafa '76 nominated for 2 Tony Awards

Thursday, May 9, 2002 2:30 pm

Bates alumnus John Carrafa, Class of 1976, was nominated May 6 for two Tony Awards for Best Choreography for "Urinetown, The Musical" and "Into The Woods."

Rowers win New England championship

Wednesday, May 8, 2002 3:04 pm

The Bates College women's novice eight boat will carry the top seed into the Avaya Collegiate Championship Regatta May 11-12 in New Jersey as a result of their victory at the New England Rowing Championships May 4.

Bates players, campus radio present Shakespeare's 'Lear'

Wednesday, May 8, 2002 2:58 pm

The Bates College student theater group present the Maine radio premiere of Shakespeare's "King Lear" in a broadcast from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, on the college radio station, WRBC (91.5 FM).

African-Ecuadorian writer and environmental activist to speak at Bates

Wednesday, May 8, 2002 9:47 am

African-Ecuadorian writer and environmentalist Juan MonaƱo will give a talk titled "Intercultural Adventure: Black Ecuadorians Have a Point of View" at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, in Room G52 of Pettengill Hall. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Well-traveled klezmer band performs

Wednesday, May 8, 2002 9:45 am

The Klezmaniacs, an East Coast band with extensive performing experience in the region of Europe where klezmer music was born, plays at Bates College at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in Chase Hall, Campus Avenue. The public is invited at no charge.

Matt Lauer from NBC goes sky high with Lt. Cmdr. J.J. Cummings '89

Friday, May 3, 2002 3:28 pm

U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. J.J. Cummings and his wife, Sara Hagan Cummings, both Bates '89, were interviewed March 26 and 27, 2002, when Cummings' aircraft carrier, the USS Theodore Roosevelt, returned to Norfolk, Va., after an extended deployment off Afghanistan.

Eclectic jazz bassist Stephan Crump brings quintet to Bates College

Friday, May 3, 2002 9:31 am

Known for both his own jazz projects and his work as sideman in myriad genres, bassist Stephan Crump and his quintet perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 9, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell Street. The public is invited to this concert sponsored by the Edith C. and Raymond L. Kendall '19 Music Fund. Admission is free.

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