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Posts by Doug Hubley


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Friday

April 9, 2010
12:33 pm

Campus Construction Update: Week of April 5, 2010

An interesting note from Elizabeth Durand ’76: “I was glad to read about the coming renovations and improvements in energy…

Wednesday

April 7, 2010
4:43 pm

Alum's tribute to pianist Glazer precedes Beethoven sonata series finale

Admirers of 95-year-old pianist Frank Glazer will be treated to a double dose of the Bates College artist in residence…

Friday

March 26, 2010
1:13 pm

Campus Construction Update: Week of March 22, 2010

Along with the spring crocuses, spray-painted lines, pastel plastic tape and little yellow flags dotted the soil this week to herald a season of new growth. But these manmade blossoms portend not the awakening of verdant nature but instead Bates’ latest major construction project. And the impending renovation of Hedge and Roger Williams halls became much more noticeable March 24 as workers started closing off their work site behind a chain-link fence.

Thursday

March 25, 2010
4:33 pm

Print fades, pixels flourish as Bates curtails print events listing, plugs e-mail

For years, Bates has offered free subscriptions to “Bates Invites You,” a printed schedule of public events at Bates. Every month from September through May, the college has mailed and dropped off thousands of copies of the schedule. But this spring, driven audience preference and the need to trim costs and reduce its use of natural resources, the college will significantly reduce the number of schedules it prints and mails.

Thursday

March 25, 2010
3:27 pm

Time calls Gilmore '97 'an artist to watch'

Time Magazine names video artist Kate Gilmore ’97 one of three “artists to watch” in its coverage of the Whitney Biennial, along with photographer Nina Berman and painter Lesley Vance.

Tuesday

March 16, 2010
5:10 pm

Orchestra explores symphonic link between Haydn, Prokofiev

Conducted by Hiroya Miura, the Bates College Orchestra performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 20, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Admission is free, but tickets are required. For more information contact 207-786-6135 or this olinarts@bates.edu.

Friday

February 26, 2010
10:17 am

Bates announces Climate Action Plan; biomass is key to zero emissions by 2020

Burning biomass to provide the Bates College campus with heat and some electricity is key to the college’s new Climate Action Plan, which anticipates carbon neutrality across the Bates enterprise by 2020.

Friday

January 22, 2010
1:01 pm

King Day keynote looks at Mays '20 and his hopes for integrated church

“Can we keep the faith when our dreams are imperfectly realized? I hope that we can.”

Monday was an especially fitting day for this question posed by historian Barbara Savage as she concluded her keynote speech for Bates’ Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances.

Friday

December 18, 2009
10:05 am

Events Schedule: January 2010

Here is a preview of public events for January 2010. Click “Print this post” at the bottom of the page…

Tuesday

December 15, 2009
3:59 pm

Bates researcher’s lake study wins federal support

Thanks to National Science Foundation funding awarded this fall, environmental studies professor Holly Ewing and collaborators from Dartmouth and the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies are investigating lake eutrophication and especially the role of a particular cyanobacterium.