News Archives

Friday

September 14, 2001 3:28 pm

Jerry O'Sullivan to perform at Bates

Jerry O’Sullivan will perform traditional Irish music on pipes and whistle at Bates College in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall Wednesday, September 26.

Friday

September 7, 2001 3:47 pm

Bates Dining Services garners award in lobster recipe competition

A Bates College culinary team snared a bronze medal in the Seventh Annual Governor’s Great Taste of Maine lobster recipe competition, held recently at the Blaine House in Augusta.

Thursday

September 6, 2001 3:59 pm

'Hyman Bloom: The Lubec Woods' on view at Bates Museum of Art

An exhibition of paintings and drawings by distinguished artist Hyman Bloom will be on view at the Bates College Museum of Art from Sept. 14 through Oct. 17.

Wednesday

September 5, 2001 4:22 pm

Trio Parole to perform at Bates

The 2001-02 Bates College Concert Series continues with a pair of performances by Trio Parole of the complete Mozart piano trios in two separate programs Saturday, Sept. 15, and Sunday, Sept. 16, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday

September 5, 2001 4:13 pm

James McBride opens 147th academic year at Bates

James McBride, an award-winning composer, saxophonist and best-selling author whose writing explores the complexities of racial identity, officially opened the 147th academic year at Bates College with the convocation address “The Color of Water: A Meditation on Identity” on Sept. 5.

Friday

August 31, 2001 2:38 pm

Class of 2005 arrives at Bates

The trickle of arrivals would become a steady stream by Sept. 1, as all members of the 583-person Class of 2005, Bates’ largest-ever incoming group, arrived to kick-off their first — and the College’s 147th year — with orientation, a week designed to create an immediate sense of community between new students and Bates.

Tuesday

August 28, 2001 2:52 pm

Peg Ficks '01 named NCAA Woman of the Year from Maine

Recent Bates College graduate Peg Ficks of Washington, Conn., has been selected by the NCAA as the 2001 Woman of the Year from Maine.

Thursday

August 23, 2001 3:06 pm

Richard Goode to open concert series

Internationally acclaimed pianist and Nonesuch recording artist Richard Goode will open the 2001-02 Bates College Concert Series with an interpretation of classical masterpieces at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Wednesday

August 22, 2001 11:13 am

James McBride to deliver convocation address

James McBride, an award-winning composer, saxophonist and best-selling author whose writing explores the complexities of racial identity, will officially open the 147th academic year at Bates College with the convocation address “The Color of Water: A Meditation on Identity” at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, on the college’s main quadrangle. The public is invited to attend free of charge. The rain site will be the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building.

Tuesday

August 21, 2001 2:45 pm

Maine college presidents join Sen. George Mitchell in declaring civic commitment

The presidents of 18 Maine institutions of higher education joined former Sen. George Mitchell on Sunday, Aug. 19, to publicly commit their colleges and universities to a deeper involvement in civic responsibility to their communities.