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Marge Piercy to read for Annual Writers Harvest

Monday, October 22, 2001 3:35 pm

Prizewinning poet and fiction writer Marge Piercy, whose critically acclaimed narratives link people, passion and politics, will read from her work during the Annual Writers Harvest Thursday, Oct. 25, in the Benjamin Mays Center at Bates College.

Women's soccer to host NESCAC tournament first round

Thursday, October 18, 2001 3:45 pm

The Bates College women's soccer team will play host to the first round of the 2001 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's soccer tournament on Sunday, Oct. 21.

Upgrades sideline some Bates on-line services

Wednesday, October 17, 2001 3:58 pm

During the Fall 2001 recess, which begins today and runs through Sunday, Oct. 21, Information and Library Services at Bates College will be upgrading many network services. This work affects the availability of online service during the break. Notably, e-mail service at Bates will not be delivered today, Oct. 17.

Helen Nearing documentary to be shown

Friday, October 12, 2001 4:05 pm

The documentary film "Helen Nearing & The Good Life: Conscious Living and Conscious Dying" will be shown Tuesday, Oct. 23, in Skelton Lounge of Chase Hall at Bates College.

Bates professor says fear causes silence of eminent Muslim scholars on attacks

Thursday, October 11, 2001 4:15 pm

A month after suicide-terror attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C., killed almost 6,000 people, fear still locks the voices of the eminent Middle East clergy of Islam, says Mishael Caspi, an Israeli Islamic and Judaic scholar and visiting professor of religion at Bates.

'Coming Home To Eat' author speaks

Thursday, October 11, 2001 8:09 am

Gary Paul Nabhan, who spent a year eating only foods produced in the desert Southwest within 250 miles of his home, discusses that experience at the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College Tuesday, Oct. 23.

News media advisory — Bates professor says eminent imams silence based on fear

Wednesday, October 10, 2001 10:48 am

A month after suicide-terror attacks in New York City and Washington D.C. killed almost 6,000 people, fear still locks the voices of the eminent Middle East clergy of Islam, says Mishael Caspi, an Israeli Islamic and Judaic scholar and visiting professor of religion at Bates College.

Coffey named Administrator of the Year by NACWAA

Wednesday, October 10, 2001 8:31 am

The National Association of Collegiate Women's Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) has recognized Bates College Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey as its 2001 NCAA Division III Administrator of the Year.

What national publications are saying about Bates

Wednesday, October 10, 2001 8:23 am

National college guides and magazines continue to rank Bates College among the best liberal arts colleges in the nation.

Renowned peace activist to speak

Monday, October 1, 2001 8:41 am

Nobel Peace Prize nominee Elise Bjorn-Hansen Boulding will discuss how the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks might affect prospects for world peace in a lecture at Bates College Thursday, Oct. 11, in Chase Hall at Bates.

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