Doug Hubley

Doug writes and edits text for various Bates publications. He also edits listings of public events taking place at the college and handles certain media-relations duties, including publicity for arts events.

Archive of Stories by Doug Hubley
Violist, pianist offer works by Beethoven, Schubert, Franck, others

Monday, May 9, 2011 3:42 pm

Internationally renowned violist Robert Dan and Maine pianist Chiharu Naruse perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. For more information, contact 207-786-6135 or olinarts@bates.edu.

Sentiments sweet, feet fleet as dance alumni celebrate Plavins

Monday, May 2, 2011 2:47 pm

The standing ovation alone would have been plenty. But, lest there be any doubt about the reason for the gathering, a few dozen Bates dancers put it into words, too: "We love you, Marcy." The shout-out to Marcy Plavin kicked off an April 30 evening of dance honoring the retired Bates dance director and her husband, the late Leonard Plavin, a photographer who compiled an invaluable visual archive depicting 40 years of dance at the college.

Pianist Glazer plays 'hits' of Bach, Liszt and Beethoven

Friday, April 29, 2011 3:46 pm

Frank Glazer, one of Maine’s eminent pianists, performs popular selections by Bach,...

Bates anthropologist, student honored for community work

Friday, April 29, 2011 2:23 pm

The Maine Campus Compact has honored a Bates College senior and a member of the college's anthropology faculty for their commitment to public engagement. Visiting Instructor of Anthropology Heather Lindkvist is one of five college faculty in Maine to receive the Donald Harward Award for Faculty Service-Learning Excellence. Jessica Igoe, an economics major and education minor from Lexington, Mass., was one of four students at Maine colleges honored with the Heart and Soul Award, recognizing exemplary civic engagement.

Campus Construction Update: April 29, 2011

Friday, April 29, 2011 12:58 pm

"Wow" was the consensus among the dozen-plus faculty and staff on an April 26 tour of Hedge Hall led by project manager Paul Farnsworth and clerk of the works Chris Streifel.

Symposium speaker: In higher ed, 'fairly good' not good enough for diversity efforts

Friday, April 29, 2011 8:41 am

Providing an energizing start to the fourth symposium convened by President Elaine Tuttle Hansen to address issues of campus diversity and inclusiveness, Alma Clayton-Pedersen said that it's time for academe to stop tinkering around the edges and, once and for all, effect thoroughgoing institutional change in the interests of human equity.

Bates hosts community forum for labor leaders, Latino immigrants

Thursday, April 28, 2011 10:44 am

Bates presents a community forum for local labor leaders and Latino immigrants...

Events Schedule: May 2011

Monday, April 25, 2011 1:01 pm

Hello from Bates! Here’s a preview of public events at the college...

Bates launches EcoService Day with green projects on, off campus

Monday, April 25, 2011 9:13 am

From the shores of the Androscoggin River to the slopes of Bradbury Mountain, dozens of Bates College students, staff and faculty will fan out through Lewiston-Auburn and beyond on Saturday, April 30, to give the environment a helping hand.

Dance alumni honor program's founder and its longtime photographer

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 3:20 pm

Decades of dance at Bates College will come to life on stage again Saturday, April 30, as nearly 90 dance alumni perform a piece based on images by the late dance photographer Leonard Plavin. The dance "A Moment in Focus: Dance Images by Leonard Plavin," commemorating the passion and achievement of a photographer who shot some 10,000 images of the Bates College Modern Dance Company, concludes an alumni reunion dance performance beginning at 8 p.m. in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

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