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Photo story: Short Term in Kingston, Jamaica

Friday, August 7, 2015 1:04 pm

In Jamaica for Short Term, Professor of Anthropology Charles Carnegie asked his students to reflect on the social ideals that motivate their career interests. He asked them to imagine translating those ideals into action. In words and photographs are some of the answers to those prompts.

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Bates in the News: Aug. 7, 2015

Friday, August 7, 2015 10:53 am

Can a human noses really detect one trillions odors, as reported in 2014? Maybe not, says Bates neuroscientist Jason Castro and an Arizona State colleague.

Sean Findlen will become Bates College's chief communications officer Sept. 1.
Sean Findlen ’99 named chief communications officer at Bates

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 9:28 am

Sean T. Findlen, a senior vice president with the global communications firm Weber Shandwick, will become the college’s chief communications officer, effective Sept. 1.

Bliss Kohlmyer and Kara Davis appear in the Bates Dance Festival's "Different Voices" concerts. (Andy Mogg)
Bates Dance Festival ends season with three popular programs

Monday, August 3, 2015 9:45 am

The Bates Dance Festival reprises three popular annual offerings as it nears the end of its 2015 season.

Robert Moses' Kin. (R.J. Muna)
Bates Dance Festival: Robert Moses’ Kin looks at liberation movements

Monday, July 27, 2015 9:48 am

Robert Moses' Kin returns to the Bates Dance Festival with performances of "NEVABAWARLDAPECE" on July 31–Aug. 1.

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Concerts on Quad resume July 30 with dynamic Buckwheat Zydeco

Monday, July 27, 2015 9:33 am

The Concerts on the Quad at Bates College resumes with the crowd-rousing zydeco artist Buckwheat Zydeco at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

This untitled work from 2010, part of photographer Gary Green's "Terrain Vague" series, is on display in the Bates College Museum of Art's 2015 exhibition "Points of View." Courtesy of the artist.
Museum of Art gallery talk features photographers in ‘Points of View’

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 3:03 pm

Three photographers featured in the Bates College Museum of Art exhibition 'Points of View' discuss their work in a gallery talk on July 23.

Delfos Danza Contemporanea. (Martin Gavica)
Esteemed Mexican troupe in New England debut at Bates Dance Festival

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 2:55 pm

The leading Mexican dance troupe Delfos Danza Contemporanea makes its New England debut in Bates Dance Festival performances July 24-25.

The Bates Dance Festival presents Sean Dorsey Dance with "The Missing Generation." (Lydia Daniller)
Dance festival offers East Coast debut of Dorsey work on AIDS crisis

Monday, July 13, 2015 9:50 am

Sean Dorsey Dance presents "The Missing Generation," a dance-theater production that explores the impact of the 1980s AIDS crisis, July 16 and 18.

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An eclectic showcase kicks off the 2015 Bates Dance Festival

Thursday, July 9, 2015 12:15 pm

Presenting fresh choreographic voices from festival faculty and alumni, the showcase "DanceNOW" opens the 2015 Bates Dance Festival July 10-11.

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