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Thursday

March 26, 2015 9:14 am

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Valerie Smith ’75 will be ‘an exceptional president’ for Swarthmore College

Valerie Smith ’75 being named Swarthmore’s next president is a case of good news getting better.

Tuesday

March 24, 2015 10:35 am

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu performs at Bates College on March 27.

Friday

March 20, 2015 12:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

March is a long month at Bates, 31 days and no break until mid-April, but there are treats: The maple sap is flowing, men’s hoops made it to the Sweet Sixteen and, well, we’re just sweet on Bates anyway.

Thursday

March 19, 2015 8:43 am

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Requiem” March 20-21.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:53 pm

Bates hosts a talk on societal perceptions of infertility

Bates hosts a talk on societal perceptions of infertility

The Bates College psychology department welcomes Anne Belden for a public presentation on infertility on March 26.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

The “Purposeful Work Unplugged” series welcomes consulting psychologist Carol Gaffney to Bates College for a question-and-answer session on March 19.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:38 pm

Advocacy for legal noncitizens takes Bates students to national conference

Advocacy for legal noncitizens takes Bates students to national conference

Based on their advocacy for public assistance to legal noncitizens, two Bates College sophomores will participate in the Debating for Democracy National Conference March 19-20.

Tuesday

March 17, 2015 11:06 am

Sex-trafficking activist Ruchira Gupta to speak

Sex-trafficking activist Ruchira Gupta to speak

Ruchira Gupta, founder and president of an organization fighting sex trafficking in India, discusses the abolition of the sex trade in a Bates College event on March 17.

Monday

March 16, 2015 11:51 am

Livestream: Dauge-Roth delivers Kroepsch Lecture, 4:30 p.m. March 18, 2015

Livestream: Dauge-Roth delivers Kroepsch Lecture, 4:30 p.m. March 18, 2015

Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies Alexandre Dauge-Roth, recipient of the 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching, discusses…

Monday

March 16, 2015 9:52 am

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

A scholar, teacher and champion of social justice, Taylor was a member of the Bates faculty from 1978 to her retirement in 2011.