Stories about "Academic Life"
Friday, January 20, 2017 1:20 pm
Full videos of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day feature the keynote by Kahlil Muhammad and the Benjamin Mays Debate with student debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges.
Friday, January 20, 2017 12:56 pm
Photographs of the many and varied people, places, and events capture the compelling Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance at Bates.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 5:31 pm
From Sunday's interfaith service to Tuesday's read-in at a local school, immerse yourself in Bates College's 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration.
Friday, January 13, 2017 3:03 pm
This is a listing of public events at Bates College during February 2017.
Friday, January 6, 2017 1:47 pm
Two faculty co-chairs of the Bates MLK Day Committee, philosopher Susan Stark and sociologist Michael Rocque, comment on this year's theme, “Reparations: Addressing Racial Injustices." Educator and author Khalil Gibran Muhammad delivers the Jan. 16 keynote.
Friday, January 6, 2017 1:10 pm
Bates’ latest world-class debate team, of Zoë Seaman-Grant ’17 and Matt Davis ’18, made it to the final four of the World Universities Debating Championships in The Hague, Netherlands.
Friday, January 6, 2017 12:50 pm
Bruce, the college's Benjamin Mays Professor, explains why Mays — Class of 1920, great 20th-century civil rights leader, and mentor to Martin Luther King Jr. — offers hope for "a new birth of freedom."
Friday, January 6, 2017 10:11 am
A book by Bates historian Margaret Creighton shows that "fair" isn't the best description of the 1901 Pan-American Exposition.
Sunday, January 1, 2017 1:00 am
Bates College photographers Phyllis Graber Jensen and Josh Kuckens share their favorite photos from 2016 and tell you the feelings they have for their chosen images.
Friday, December 9, 2016 11:29 am
A visit to the dress rehearsal of The Pillowman for a Bates theater major's thesis play.