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Monday

November 21, 2011 12:59 pm

Singer-songwriters Justin Townes Earle, Tristen to perform Dec. 5

Singer-songwriters Justin Townes Earle, Tristen to perform Dec. 5

Americana singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle performs at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Sunday

November 20, 2011 3:53 pm

Events Schedule: December 2011

Events Schedule: December 2011

Hello from Bates! Here are public events at the college during December 2011.

Wednesday

November 9, 2011 7:55 pm

Trade screen time for inner view, Belsky urges

Trade screen time for inner view, Belsky urges

Present Tense: Being Here and Now in a Nonstop World encourages a break from the little screen and a re-engagement with the spiritual self.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 7:33 pm

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

It’s a big weekend for classical music at Bates Nov. 12-13, as the Bates and Bowdoin Orchestra and pianist Frank Glazer present back-to-back concerts in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Monday

November 7, 2011 9:30 pm

Events Schedule: November 2011, revised

Events Schedule: November 2011, revised

Here is a revised preview of public events at Bates during November 2011.

Tuesday

November 1, 2011 5:11 pm

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

College costs aren’t the real issue, higher-ed experts tell Bates symposium

Everyone knows that the big story about higher education is that costs are out of control. That story sets the tone for media coverage of higher education, and it’s the story that keeps parents awake at night. And it’s wrong.

Monday

October 31, 2011 7:31 pm

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies by a statewide program that he founded, former…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:26 pm

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:24 pm

Local students participate in art outreach program

Local students participate in art outreach program

“Rollin’ to Olin” is a new outreach program giving local schoolchildren a chance to experience music and visual art at…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:23 pm

Open to the World: Spain, ‘down the Plains’ come to Maine as poetry fest begins

Open to the World: Spain, ‘down the Plains’ come to Maine as poetry fest begins

It had to be said: Sometimes, “something gets found in translation, too.” This truth was stated during the opening of…