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Graduate produces Maine Public Broadcasting documentary

Tuesday, June 19, 2001 8:17 am

2001 cum laude graduate Nicole Goloskov of Chadds Ford, Pa., has produced "Camera Obscura," a video portrait of Rockland, Maine, photographer Chris Pinchbeck, to be broadcast Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1, as part of the Maine Public Broadcasting television series "True North."

Bates College awarded grant to fund 10 community service fellowships for students

Thursday, June 14, 2001 9:17 am

Bates College, and its community partner LA Excels, have received a grant of up to $80,000 to support 10 community research fellowships for the summer of 2001 and 2002 for Bates College students.

Bates junior awarded Beinecke Scholarship and junior Jason Surdukowski named Harry S. Truman Scholar

Thursday, June 14, 2001 9:04 am

Bates College junior Volkan Stodolsky of Germantown, Md., has been awarded an Edwin, Frederick and Walter Beinecke Memorial Scholarship; junior Jason Surdukowski of Concord, N.H., a double major in studio art and political science, has been named a 2001 Harry S. Truman Scholar.

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich tells Bates graduates to seek balance

Thursday, June 14, 2001 8:53 am

Don’t let anxiety about income prevent you from seeking a balance in life, former Secretary of Labor Robert B. Reich told Bates College graduates, their families and friends during Commencement exercises Monday, June 4.

Bates Bookstore announces annual summer reading list

Thursday, June 14, 2001 8:27 am

Sarah Potter '77, director of the Bates College Store, and her staff annually offer a summer reading list comprising titles suggested by Bates faculty and staff. This year's list, the fifth annual, includes more than 150 titles recommended by some 70 members of the Bates community.

College of Wooster awards Bates president Harward honorary doctorate

Tuesday, June 5, 2001 3:59 pm

Bates College President Donald W. Harward has been awarded an honorary doctor of laws degree from The College of Wooster at the Ohio college's commencement this year.

Bates senior's documentary airs on PBS

Tuesday, June 5, 2001 3:46 pm

Bates College senior Frederick B. Brumder of Milwaukee, Wis., has produced "Prisoner of the Past: The Story of A World War II Jewish American P.O.W.," that will be broadcast Thursday, June 7, as part of "Maine Independents," a Maine Public Broadcasting television series.

Bates presents "Prometheus Bound"

Thursday, May 17, 2001 4:10 pm

The Department of Theater at Bates College presents "Prometheus Bound" by Aeschylus Thursday, May 24 through Sunday, May 27. All performances will be held in the Shaeffer Theatre.

Former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich to speak at Bates Commencement

Tuesday, May 15, 2001 4:16 pm

Robert B. Reich, U.S. Secretary of Labor during President Bill Clinton's first term, will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree and speak at the 135th commencement at Bates College Monday, June 4, in an outdoor ceremony on the quad in front of Coram Library.

Lillian Nayder, associate professor of English, explores Victorian lives

Monday, May 7, 2001 2:53 pm

Nayder's forthcoming Cornell University Press book, "Unequal Partners: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Victorian Authorship," explores the collaborative relationship between Dickens and Collins.

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