News Archives

Thursday

June 6, 2013 2:00 pm

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Museum internships reveal the art of creating an exhibition

Opportunities to see artworks “outside the glass” are among the benefits of internships at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Wednesday

June 5, 2013 11:12 am

Events at Bates: Summer 2013

Events at Bates: Summer 2013

Happy summer from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college from June 15 through Aug. 15, 2013.

Sunday

May 26, 2013 3:23 pm

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

Stonyfield chair to Bates Class of 2013: Push back

“Many of the so-called experts have been wrong and now need to be second-guessed,” the co-founder and chairman of organic yogurt maker Stonyfield Farm told the Bates Class of 2013. “And that’s actually your job.”

Thursday

April 18, 2013 3:39 pm

Three Bates students receive Davis Projects for Peace awards

Three Bates students receive Davis Projects for Peace awards

Initiatives to foster Mideast dialogue and nurture collaborative conversations in Myanmar have garnered Davis Project for Peace awards for three students.

Wednesday

April 10, 2013 3:31 pm

Events at Bates: April 24-May 26, 2013

Events at Bates: April 24-May 26, 2013

Hello from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college April 22-May 31.

Tuesday

April 9, 2013 4:31 pm

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle ’98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of “Othello: The Remix” at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

Monday

April 8, 2013 1:57 pm

Thanks to Watson Fellowship, Norrmén-Smith ’13 will research perceptions of stroke in Africa, Asia

Thanks to Watson Fellowship, Norrmén-Smith ’13 will research perceptions of stroke in Africa, Asia

A 2013 Watson Fellowship will make it possible for a Bates alumna to spend a year in Africa and Asia researching cultural perceptions of one of humankind’s leading causes of death and disability.

Friday

April 5, 2013 1:23 pm

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Julia Foxworth ’13 of New York City, at right, spent much of April 5 “bombing” a bench on Alumni Walk — yarn bombing, that is.

Tuesday

April 2, 2013 4:39 pm

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

China: State of the culture, culture of the state

Three senior thesis projects presented during the Mount David Summit illustrated intriguing examples of the state role in Chinese culture.

Monday

March 25, 2013 11:59 am

Events at Bates: March 27-April 28, 2013

Events at Bates: March 27-April 28, 2013

Hello from Bates! Here’s a listing of public events at the college for March 27-April 28.