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Tuesday

October 6, 2015 1:31 pm

Fiddler, pianist to perform traditional New England-style music

Fiddler, pianist to perform traditional New England-style music

A pianist whom the BBC called “tremendous” and one of Maine’s best-known fiddlers offer an evening of original and traditional music at Bates College on Oct. 7.

Monday

October 5, 2015 3:10 pm

Purposeful Work Unplugged to present Dining Services’ Schwartz, Lacey

Purposeful Work Unplugged to present Dining Services’ Schwartz, Lacey

The two executives in charge of Bates College Dining Services share lessons from their lives and careers in a Purposeful Work Unplugged Q&A on Oct. 7.

Friday

October 2, 2015 11:54 am

Back to Bates weekend for families and alumni is underway

Back to Bates weekend for families and alumni is underway

Combining homecoming and parents weekend programming into one dynamic event for everyone is the goal of Back to Bates: Homecoming & Family Weekend, Friday, Oct. 2, through Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.

Thursday

October 1, 2015 2:58 pm

Theater, film, music key to year’s first dance concert at Bates

Theater, film, music key to year’s first dance concert at Bates

The title may say “dance,” but the Oct. 3-4 “Back to Bates Weekend” Dance Concert includes other performance forms too.

Monday

September 28, 2015 5:31 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Early-fall photographs that sample what nourishes our Bates community, a cornucopia of academics, athletics, friendships, and Bates places and people.

Friday

September 25, 2015 9:02 am

Photo story: At age 101, June Lovelace Griffin ’36 just wants to keep painting

Photo story: At age 101, June Lovelace Griffin ’36 just wants to keep painting

Age 101, June Lovelace Griffin ’36 lives in her own home near the Bates campus, and her passion has always been her painting. “Every painting is just me,” she says.

Friday

September 18, 2015 3:16 pm

2015–16 Language Arts Live opens Sept. 24 with poet A. Van Jordan

2015–16 Language Arts Live opens Sept. 24 with poet A. Van Jordan

A. Van Jordan, a poet whose collections included “The Cineaste,” reads from his work at Bates College on Sept. 24.

Friday

September 18, 2015 2:43 pm

Documentary filmmaker to discuss her craft in 2015 Otis Lecture

Documentary filmmaker to discuss her craft in 2015 Otis Lecture

Jennifer Baichwal, a filmmaker whose award-winning documentaries have explored subjects as diverse as the life of writer Paul Bowles, the…

Wednesday

September 2, 2015 4:42 pm

Multimedia: Check out the Class of 2019’s Opening Day from morning to night

Multimedia: Check out the Class of 2019’s Opening Day from morning to night

The Class of 2019 began arriving early on Opening Day, the start of Orientation, with lots of help from current students and college staff.

Thursday

August 13, 2015 4:29 pm

Concerts on Quad conclude Aug. 13 with Stephanie Fogg Band

Concerts on Quad conclude Aug. 13 with Stephanie Fogg Band

The Concerts on the Quad at Bates College concludes with Maine jazz and soul artist Stephanie Fogg and her band on Aug. 13.