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Friday

February 8, 2013 12:27 pm

Events at Bates: Feb. 8-27, 2013

Events at Bates: Feb. 8-27, 2013

Hello from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college Feb. 8-27, 2013.

Friday

February 1, 2013 1:10 pm

Makman ’14 among first nationwide to receive new language scholarship

Makman ’14 among first nationwide to receive new language scholarship

A Bates junior studying in St. Petersburg, Russia, is among the first recipients of a new scholarship offered by CIEE.

Thursday

January 31, 2013 3:55 pm

Poriss ’91 returns to answer the musical question: What is a diva?

Poriss ’91 returns to answer the musical question: What is a diva?

Hilary Poriss ’91 explores the surprising variety of tasks expected of 19th-century opera singers in a lecture on Feb. 6.

Tuesday

January 29, 2013 10:46 am

Arts Crawl kicks off two nights of celebrating the arts at Bates

Arts Crawl kicks off two nights of celebrating the arts at Bates

In its third year in 2013, the Arts Crawl at Bates has become a signature event, a campus tour that showcases student expressive work across disciplines.

Wednesday

January 23, 2013 3:03 pm

Violinist Stein, pianist Naruse to present complete Beethoven sonatas

Violinist Stein, pianist Naruse to present complete Beethoven sonatas

Violinist Dean Stein and pianist Chiharu Naruse present the completeBeethoven sonatas for violin and piano in the coming weeks.

Wednesday

January 9, 2013 2:38 pm

An expert in genetic impacts of pollution, Larissa Williams joins biology faculty

An expert in genetic impacts of pollution, Larissa Williams joins biology faculty

In a sense, Bates biologist Larissa Williams studies the process of evolution as it happens.

Wednesday

December 19, 2012 9:51 am

As nation ponders rich-poor divide, King Day observances to explore debt and inequality

Spotlighting a less-known aspect of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s work, King Day at Bates will explore issues of economic justice.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 9:01 am

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

Sunday Telegram continues glowing reception for ‘Starstruck’

With a couple of weeks still left for the Museum of Art exhibition “Starstruck,” Maine Sunday Telegram art critic Daniel Kany urged readers not to miss it.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 2:22 pm

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Friday

November 30, 2012 9:22 pm

Miura seeks brass players for New York premiere

Hiroya Miura, director of the college orchestra and a widely known composer, is presenting the world premiere of a piece, on Dec. 21 in Harlem.