News Archives


April 9, 2001 3:06 pm

Museum of Art to open two exhibitions in April

A Brief History of Printmaking and the Annual Senior Exhibition, will be featured from April 13 to June 3 at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.


April 9, 2001 1:17 pm

Roma author to speak in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ronald Lee, executive director of the Toronto-based Roma (commonly known as “Gypsy”) Community & Advocacy Center, will speak about The Romanian Holocaust Friday, April 12, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 75 Russell St.


April 6, 2001 2:58 pm

Steel-drum ensemble joins Javanese gamelan, African drum and dance for concert

The Bates Steel Pan Rhythm Riders will join the Bates College Javanese Gamelan Ensemble and performers of West African drum and dance for an evening of music from around the world Thursday, April 12, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. 75 Russell St.


April 1, 2001 1:37 pm

"Chronicle of Philanthropy" showcases service-learning at Bates

A recent edition of the Chronicle of Philanthropy offers an in-depth look at how Bates College is creating extensive ties to Lewiston-Auburn and statewide communities through service-learning programs.


March 29, 2001 11:49 am

Professor to discuss women and sovereignty in 19th-century China

Professor of comparative literature to discuss women and sovereignty in 19th-century China Monday, April 1 in Pettengill Hall at Bates College.


March 23, 2001 2:41 pm

Student and professor awarded Fulbright Fellowships in Norway

Kurt Eilhardt, a senior classical and medieval studies major at Bates College, was recently awarded a Fulbright scholarship to study medieval Nordic culture and the introduction of Christianity to Norway at the University of Oslo in 2002.


March 23, 2001 8:44 am

Mixed media group Lake Affect to hold a three-day residency

The mixed-media group Lake Affect from Buffalo, N.Y., will hold a three-day residence program at Bates College April 1-3. Concerts and workshops will be held in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.


March 22, 2001 8:34 am

Clarinet, viola, piano trio continues Noonday Concerts

Bates College continues the Noonday Concert Series on Tuesdays and Thursdays through April 12 at the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.


March 20, 2001 8:23 am

Criminal justice conference to be held

Tyrone Powers, a former FBI agent and director of the Institute of Criminal Justice, the University of Maryland, will deliver the keynote address, Criminal Injustice: An Exploration of Inequalities in the Criminal Justice System, Institutionalized Racism and Class Oppression in the FBI’s COINTELPRO Program and ‘War on Drugs’ for the conference No More Prisons: Education Not Incarceration Saturday, March 24, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.


March 16, 2001 8:14 am

Charter school executive to discuss education and entrepreneurship

A.J. Clegg, chairman and chief executive officer of Nobel Education Dynamics Inc., will discuss Educational Ventures: The Charter School as part of the second annual Bates Seminar Series in Entrepreneurship on Monday, March 19, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.