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Monday

January 26, 2015 2:42 pm

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

Arts Crawl, Sangai Asia Night to showcase student creativity for the fifth year

For the fifth year in a row, Bates College presents a dazzling double-header of student creativity in the arts on Jan. 30: the Bates Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night.

Monday

January 26, 2015 12:43 pm

Jan. 27-28 snowstorm news and updates

Jan. 27-28 snowstorm news and updates

Bates College administrative offices are closed on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015.

Friday

January 23, 2015 2:23 pm

President Spencer’s welcome remarks on MLK Day 2015

President Spencer’s welcome remarks on MLK Day 2015

In President Clayton Spencer’s welcome remarks on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 19, 2015, she said that “we need…

Friday

January 23, 2015 12:29 pm

Slideshow: MLK Day at Bates, and a community’s embrace of a daunting and complex theme

Slideshow: MLK Day at Bates, and a community’s embrace of a daunting and complex theme

A look at the events and moments from the college’s 2015 MLK Day observance and how the Bates community took on a daunting and complex theme.

Wednesday

January 21, 2015 3:59 pm

Language Arts Lives presents author of ‘Happiest People in the World’

Language Arts Lives presents author of ‘Happiest People in the World’

As part of Bates College’s Language Arts Live series, Portland author Brock Clarke reads from his novel “The Happiest People in the World” on Jan. 29.

Wednesday

January 21, 2015 3:44 pm

Museum of Art show explores dialogue between makers of sculpture, works on paper

Museum of Art show explores dialogue between makers of sculpture, works on paper

The artists featured in the Bates College Museum of Art exhibition “Back and Forth: The Collaborative Works of Dawn Clements and Marc Leuthold” discuss their collaborative process on Feb. 6.

Tuesday

January 20, 2015 10:19 am

A.J. Johnson leads jazz trio featuring brass, cello, reeds on Jan. 23

A.J. Johnson leads jazz trio featuring brass, cello, reeds on Jan. 23

Jazz musician and Bates College faculty member A.J. Johnson presents his Love Unlimited Trio in performance on Jan. 23.

Tuesday

January 13, 2015 10:00 am

Videos from MLK Day 2015 Livestreams

Videos from MLK Day 2015 Livestreams

Peniel Joseph, historian and author, delivered the keynote address on “Reimagining Martin Luther King Jr. in the Age of Obama…

Thursday

January 1, 2015 1:00 am

Slideshow: 26 Bates photographs of 2014 that we like the most

Slideshow: 26 Bates photographs of 2014 that we like the most

These images are simply the ones of 2014 that Phyllis Graber Jensen and Sarah Crosby, the photographers who took them, like the most.

Tuesday

December 16, 2014 10:44 am

‘From Selma to Ferguson: 50 Years of Nonviolent Dissent’ is MLK Day theme

‘From Selma to Ferguson: 50 Years of Nonviolent Dissent’ is MLK Day theme

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2015, Bates College examine the great civil rights leader’s commitment to nonviolent action — and places it in the context of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y., and on the international stage.