News Archives

Monday

January 26, 1998 12:03 pm

Portland Muslim shares perspective

Jim Weaver of the Portland Masjid and Islamic Center will discuss “A Muslim’s Perspective” as part of a Bates College lecture series “Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul” at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 10 in the Benjamin Mays Center. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Monday

January 26, 1998 12:01 pm

Tokyo student named Philip J. Otis Fellow

Takeshi Miyamoto, a Bates College sophomore from Tokyo, has been named a Philip J. Otis Fellow and will receive a $5,000 grant for research and travel to promote greater understanding of environmental issues and the connection between the environment and spirituality.

Monday

January 26, 1998 11:55 am

'Spiritual Journeys' lectures continue with two new speakers

Czerny Brasuell, director of multicultural affairs at Bates, will discuss “Paths to Enlightenment: An Embarrassment of Riches” as part of a Bates lecture series, “Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul,” at 4:30 p.m. March 3 in the Benjamin Mays Center. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Friday

January 23, 1998 9:18 am

Ice storm can't chill employee spirits

“It’s been nothing short of heroic,” said Vice President for Financial Affairs and Treasurer of the College Peter Fackler about the way Bates folk weathered the historic ice storm. Here’s how some of the heroes saw the College and its neighbors through the crisis.

Thursday

January 22, 1998 12:11 pm

Musical No More Secrets explores if, when to reveal secrets

Performances of the musical “No More Secrets” will be held at 11 a.m. on Feb. 5 and 6 and at 2 p.m. on Feb. 7 and 8 in the Black Box Theater, Pettigrew Hall.

Thursday

January 22, 1998 12:09 pm

Visiting professor performs solo dance

An independent choreographer and member of the New York-based Creach/Koester Dance Company will give a solo dance performance at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

Wednesday

January 21, 1998 12:18 pm

Ma Saison Préférée continues foreign film series

“Ma Saison Préférée,” an offbeat and unpredictable film about the messy ambiguities of human nature, will be shown at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 and 2 p.m. Feb. 8 in Room 105 of the Olin Arts Center at Bates College. Admission is $5.

Wednesday

January 21, 1998 12:15 pm

Robin Eubanks to perform

The Robin Eubanks Jazz Quintet will perform in the Bates College Chapel at 8 p.m. on Jan. 31. Tickets are $10. Reservations can be made by calling 207-786-6135, and tickets will also be sold at the door.

Wednesday

January 21, 1998 12:14 pm

Cancellation notice

The A Cappella Invitational at Bates College at 8 p.m. on Jan. 24 has been canceled. The event has not been rescheduled.

Wednesday

January 21, 1998 12:12 pm

Climate change debate is lecture topic

Benjamin Santer, lead author of an international report linking human activity and global climate change, will discuss the political and scientific debate about global warming at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4 in Chase Hall Lounge. The public is invited to attend the inaugural environmental studies lecture, and admission is free.