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Tuesday

January 20, 2015 12:19 pm

MLK Day keynote: Black Lives Matter movement is a sign of hope

MLK Day keynote: Black Lives Matter movement is a sign of hope

What does the Black Lives Matter movement really want? In his keynote address during Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College, historian Peniel Joseph had an answer.

Thursday

January 15, 2015 3:38 pm

‘Future-proof': Second of its kind in Maine, new microscope is a game-changer

‘Future-proof': Second of its kind in Maine, new microscope is a game-changer

Bates College is now home to a state-of-the-art confocal microscope, only the second of its kind in the state, that professors call a “game-changer” for student learning and faculty research.

Thursday

January 15, 2015 2:34 pm

Campus events updated: Jan. 16–31, 2015

Campus events updated: Jan. 16–31, 2015

This is an updated list of public events at Bates College for the period Jan. 16-31, 2015.

Tuesday

January 13, 2015 12:40 pm

Frank Glazer, pianist of international renown and longtime Bates artist in residence, dies at age 99

Frank Glazer, pianist of international renown and longtime Bates artist in residence, dies at age 99

A pianist internationally known for his artistry and dedication, beloved for his generosity and celebrated for his artistic longevity, Frank Glazer died Jan. 13.

Thursday

December 18, 2014 4:15 pm

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 18, 2014

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 18, 2014

Some kinds of dirt will do just fine when you want to build something on top of it — but other kinds, not so much. Those other kinds bring us to an especially interesting chapter in the story of the two student residences that Bates College is building for its Campus Life Project. And it’s a chapter beginning in a couple of weeks.

Thursday

December 18, 2014 1:58 pm

Campus events: Jan. 3–31, 2015

Campus events: Jan. 3–31, 2015

Happy New Year from Bates! This is a list of public events at the college for the period Jan. 3-31,…

Wednesday

December 3, 2014 4:11 pm

Fellowships enable Bates trio to sample academe, graduate-style

Fellowships enable Bates trio to sample academe, graduate-style

Three Bates College students formed the largest contingent from a single institution to receive 2014 undergraduate fellowships from the Creating Connections Consortium.

Tuesday

December 2, 2014 4:07 pm

Noontime demonstration brings Ferguson to Bates

Noontime demonstration brings Ferguson to Bates

At noon on Dec. 2, more than 60 Bates students put their outrage about the outcome of the Michael Brown case in a place where it could not be overlooked: Commons at the height of lunch hour.

Wednesday

November 19, 2014 9:40 am

Campus events: Dec. 1–8, 2014

Campus events: Dec. 1–8, 2014

This is a list of public events at Bates College for the period Dec. 1-8, 2014.

Friday

November 7, 2014 12:56 pm

Campus events updated: Nov. 8-31, 2014

Campus events updated: Nov. 8-31, 2014

Happy November from Bates! This is an updated list of public events at the college for the period Nov. 1-30,…