Lillian Christine '15

Stories by Lillian Christine '15
‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

Monday, May 18, 2015 1:57 pm

Bates College alumni helped students explore how to create meaning in their working lives during the May 16 "Working Weekend" event.

A British drama about love and rivalry arrives on the Bates stage

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 1:59 pm

Bates College presents Patrick Marber's "Closer" on March 27-29.

Auer ’15 creates an immersive interpretation of Apollinaire’s surrealist play

Friday, March 13, 2015 3:44 pm

Apollinaire's "The Breasts of Tiresias," adapted and directed by Nick Auer '15, appears in Bates College performances March 19-22.

In morality play, Pendergast ’15 tells ‘story of Mankind from birth till death’

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 10:38 am

A medieval morality play adapted for today's audience, the Bates College production of "The Castle of Perseverance" is presented in performances March 5-8.

Campus construction update: Dining Commons opens

Monday, March 3, 2008 11:10 am

About 1,000 Bates people put the new dining Commons to the test over dinner on Monday, Feb. 25, Dining Services director Christine Schwartz estimated the following day. It was the first dinner served at the facility with the entire campus community back from winter break. (The Commons had served the first board plan meal Sunday night and offered a limited menu during break week.) Schwartz was pleased — and her staff, she said, loves their new workplace.

Campus construction update: Dining Commons opens

Monday, March 3, 2008 9:30 am

About 1,000 Bates people put the new dining Commons to the test over dinner on Monday, Feb. 25, Dining Services director Christine Schwartz estimated the following day.

Campus construction update: Week of Feb. 4

Friday, February 8, 2008 10:23 am

With the official opening just weeks away, the new dining Commons passed a milestone early on Feb. 7: the arrival of its first truckload of food.

Campus construction update: Week of Jan. 21

Tuesday, January 22, 2008 3:44 pm

In recent weeks we've learned what Dining Services director Christine Schwartz likes about the new dining Commons. Now it's the turn of Paul Farnsworth, Bates' project manager for the building. A mechanical engineer, Farnsworth especially appreciates the ventilation scheme. There's no building-wide air conditioning per se. Instead, it's essentially a natural system, he explained: the high-peaked main dining hall and an adjacent airshaft will create a chimney effect to pull fresh air in through windows that can actually be opened — an unusual feature these days in large new buildings.

Campus construction update: Week of Dec. 10

Friday, December 14, 2007 11:05 am

If the schedule holds, in about 10 weeks Dining Services will serve the first meals in the new Commons. "It's going to be a fabulous facility," Dining Services director Christine Schwartz told Campus Construction Update during a conversation about the transition from old to new.