News Archives

Friday

January 31, 2014 12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.

Tuesday

January 28, 2014 8:51 am

Events at Bates: Feb. 1–March 1, 2014

Events at Bates: Feb. 1–March 1, 2014

Howdy from Bates! Here’s a list of public events at the college for the period Feb. 1–March 1, 2014.

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 2:57 pm

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Gary Younge painted a picture of events behind the 1963 March on Washington and King’s speech that, paradoxically, made it all seem both inevitable and fortuitous.

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:30 pm

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Opening on Jan. 23 are Bates College Museum of Art exhibitions exploring the field of collage and shamanist objects from northern Vietnam.

Monday

January 6, 2014 1:14 pm

Museum of Art’s ‘Remix’ explores world of collage

For one of its two winter exhibitions, the Bates College Museum of Art focuses on collage, a genre often underrepresented…

Monday

January 6, 2014 12:58 pm

‘How to Make the Universe Right’: a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

‘How to Make the Universe Right’: a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind in the United States, the Bates College Museum…

Friday

December 20, 2013 10:16 am

Events at Bates: Jan. 5-31, 2014

Events at Bates: Jan. 5-31, 2014

Happy New Year from Bates! See a list of public events at the college Jan. 5-30, 2014.

Friday

December 6, 2013 2:36 pm

‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

“What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic,” says Colleen Fitzgerald ’14, who choreographed “Intricate Glances Will Meet Here.”

Monday

November 18, 2013 9:17 am

What I mean when I say: ‘Space’

What I mean when I say: ‘Space’

What does “space” mean to a neuroscientist?

Monday

November 11, 2013 10:27 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O’Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting “have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others.”