November 7, 2014 12:00 pm
“Why not grow young once more in contact with the undergraduates?” wrote Harry Rowe, Class of 1912, when he invited alumni to attend the very first Homecoming, back in 1920. That’s still a good definition of Homecoming.
November 6, 2014 11:01 am
In the latest in a series of Bates College events exploring purposeful work, the CEO of Seattle Chocolates and the CMO for retailer L.L.Bean discuss their experiences on Nov. 10.
November 5, 2014 11:50 am
With composers Franz Schubert and Joseph Haydn in common, back-to-back concerts at Bates College’s Olin Arts Center Concert Hall feature renowned pianist Frank Glazer and the Bates College Orchestra.
November 3, 2014 3:18 pm
Inspired by a phrase from the Bates mission statement, eight students will address the concept of the “transformative power of our differences” in a TED-style event on Nov. 8.
October 31, 2014 3:44 pm
Marcus Bruce ’77 gives a lecture titled “The Ambassadors: W.E.B. Du Bois, The Paris Exposition of 1900 and African American Culture” on Nov. 5.
October 31, 2014 11:00 am
The major changes, including a homepage redesign, are all about making a website that’s easier to use and thus more valuable.
October 30, 2014 4:19 pm
“The goal at Bates is to deliver the best possible liberal arts experience for our students,” President Spencer says, “and athletics is integral to this experience.”
October 29, 2014 10:00 am
Wiemers built an “integrated library and information services organization [that is] regarded as a national model among liberal arts colleges,” said President Spencer.
October 28, 2014 2:42 pm
Michael Starbird, a mathematician who has given hundreds of lectures and dozens of workshops on effective teaching and effective thinking, offers a lecture on effective thinking on Oct. 30.
October 27, 2014 4:29 pm
As part of a environmental consciousness-raising tour, Icona Pop, the Swedish pop duo known for the smash hit “I Love It” is bound for a Bates College performance on Nov. 1.