News Archives

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.

Monday

January 19, 1998 12:19 pm

Folk singer Dar Williams to perform

Acclaimed folk singer Dar Williams appears at the Bates College Chapel at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at Bull Moose Records in Lewiston, Macbeans Record Store in Brunswick, the CD Exchange in Portland and at the Bates, Bowdoin and Colby student activities offices.

Sunday

January 18, 1998 12:21 pm

'On-Line Communities of Classicists' opens technology lecture series

In response to the growing presence of classical culture on the World Wide Web, the classical and medieval studies program at Bates presents a series of lectures and workshops given by leaders in the field to demonstrate how new technology can democratize this specialized area of scholarship.

Thursday

January 15, 1998 12:27 pm

Dangers of homophobia to be discussed

Donald L. Johnson, a psychologist at the University of Colorado’s Multicultural Center, will deliver a lecture on the destructiveness of homophobia at Bates College at 7 p.m. Jan. 22 in Chase Lounge. The public is invited to attend and admission is free.

Wednesday

January 14, 1998 12:28 pm

Mighty Cloud of Fiddlers to play for contradance

The Mighty Cloud of Fiddlers, under the direction of Greg Boardman, performs for a contradance at Bates at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 in Chase Hall. Beth and Tony Parkes will call easy dances early and more challenging dances from 8:45 p.m. to midnight. Admission is $5 and free for children under 12.

Wednesday

January 7, 1998 12:29 pm

Film screening to mark King Day observance

An award-winning film, a discussion with the foremost authority on violence in America and a lecture by a distinguished theologian are among the offerings in a series of workshops and presentations at Bates College Jan. 18-19 to honor the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The public is invited to attend all events free of charge.

Tuesday

January 6, 1998 12:34 pm

Mercury in Maine's environment to be discussed

Ellen E. Parr Doering, chief of the air toxics section of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection, will deliver a lecture titled “Mercury in Maine’s Environment” at Bates College on at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12 in Carnegie Science 204. The public is invited and admission is free.

Monday

January 5, 1998 12:44 pm

Noonday concerts continue

The Bates College Noonday Concert series continues its winter season with a selection of programs throughout the month of January. The free concerts, open to the public, will be held from l2:30 to l p.m. on Tuesdays at the college’s Olin Arts Concert Hall, located on Russell Street in Lewiston.

Monday

January 5, 1998 12:42 pm

Award-winning alumna to share poetryworks

Award-winning poet Pamela Alexander ’70 reads from her works at Bates at 8 p.m. Jan. 15 in Chase Hall Lounge. The public is invited to attend free of charge