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Wednesday

September 5, 2012 3:45 pm

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

Convocation 2012 reveals common ground in art of compromise

What’s political compromise got to do with a Bates education? As Convocation 2012 reveals, plenty.

Friday

August 31, 2012 12:24 pm

‘Amy’s Wish,’ Kuritz’s latest film, to debut Sept. 8

‘Amy’s Wish,’ Kuritz’s latest film, to debut Sept. 8

A short film directed by Professor of Theater Paul Kuritz premieres at the college Sept. 8.

Friday

August 3, 2012 2:50 pm

Summer Newsletter 2012: Communications Office

2012 has been a year of new faces and new looks in the Bates Communications Office. We started the year…

Tuesday

July 31, 2012 4:37 pm

Bates, British secondary school create internships in performing arts

Bates, British secondary school create internships in performing arts

Bates parent Michael Bettles worked with the Career Development Center to create internships for Bates students at a performing arts center in the U.K.

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 2:22 pm

In a case of turnabout, museum director shows his own art in Chicago

On July 13, Chicago’s Zolla/Lieberman Gallery opened exhibitions by Bates Museum of Art Director Dan Mills and two other artists.

Tuesday

June 12, 2012 3:26 pm

Alumni Legacy Program helps next crop of college searchers

Alumni Legacy Program helps next crop of college searchers

The inaugural program helps Bates alums and children through the roller coaster ride of the college search.

Friday

June 8, 2012 3:35 pm

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Trading piano for pen, Glazer releases book

Famed pianist Frank Glazer trades piano for pen with “Philosophy of Artistic Performance.”

Tuesday

June 5, 2012 12:44 pm

In NAACP project, students get fresh lesson in value of old papers

In NAACP project, students get fresh lesson in value of old papers

Thanks to a two-year collaboration among the Portland branch of the NAACP, the University of Southern Maine and Bates, valuable papers of the Portland branch are being made accessible to researchers and the public for the first time.

Sunday

May 27, 2012 3:57 pm

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

With Bassler, De Niro, Ifill, the star power shines at Commencement 2012

In a ceremony rich with laughs thanks to honorands Bonnie Bassler, Robert De Niro and Gwen Ifill, 463 Bates graduates received their diplomas on May 27.

Thursday

May 24, 2012 4:21 pm

‘Do a random act of kindness’ for Evan Dube, memorial gathering told

‘Do a random act of kindness’ for Evan Dube, memorial gathering told

Bates’ goodbye to Evan Dube ’15 will be long, but a May 24 remembrance revealed a path toward healing.