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Friday

October 3, 2014 12:21 pm

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Livestream: President Spencer interviews best-selling author Thomas Goetz ’90

Watch the Oct. 3 livestream of a “Conversation with Clayton,” featuring President Spencer interviewing Thomas Goetz ’90, author of The Remedy, the Common Read for the Class of 2018.

Friday

September 26, 2014 3:21 pm

Forums to look at immigration, economy; Wabanaki-state child welfare history

Forums to look at immigration, economy; Wabanaki-state child welfare history

Harward Center Civic Forums at Bates College in October explore the role of immigration in Maine’s economy; and a historic effort to redress problems created by government policies toward Native American children.

Friday

September 26, 2014 10:10 am

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Three recent Bates College alumni return to campus to discuss how their experiences in Latin America have influenced their working lives in a panel presentation Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:44 am

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

The Language Arts Live series at Bates College presents CAConrad, known for an approach to writing called “(soma)tic poetics,” Oct. 1 and 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:21 am

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts on Oct. 2 and 3, Bates College presents dynamic contemporary music group the Metropolis Ensemble and jazz pianist Gerald Clayton, whom The New York Times likened to the great Oscar Peterson.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:16 am

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

With its performers dispersed throughout the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, New York City’s Metropolis Ensemble presents the innovative site-specific piece “Brownstone” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 8:56 am

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Praised by the New York Times for a “huge, authoritative presence,” pianist Gerald Clayton and his band perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:46 pm

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Josip Novakovich, an award-winning writer known for his depictions of the Yugoslav war of the 1990s, reads from his work on Sept. 25.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:34 pm

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Andreas Scholl, one of the world’s finest countertenor singers, performs at Bates on Sept. 26.

Thursday

September 11, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

The return-to-college season is the same and different every year. That means you’ll love the ritual but won’t know exactly what to expect. See what we mean.