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Friday

May 15, 2015 10:06 am

Bates in the News: May 15, 2015

Bates in the News: May 15, 2015

A regular sample of news items featuring Bates and Bates people.

Tuesday

May 12, 2015 2:32 pm

Dissanayake ’09 to perform in May 14 gamelan, puppetry event

Dissanayake ’09 to perform in May 14 gamelan, puppetry event

Sulochana Dissanayake ’09 has come back to Bates College to work with students and take part in a performance of puppetry and gamelan music on May 14.

Friday

May 8, 2015 9:39 am

Language Arts Live returns with famed poet from Northern Ireland

Language Arts Live returns with famed poet from Northern Ireland

Bates College welcomes prize-winning Northern Irish poet Sinèad Morrissey for a reading on May 8.

Friday

May 1, 2015 1:46 pm

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Bates hosts memorial gathering for pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer on May 9

Frank Glazer, the Bates College artist-in-residence, will be remembered at a gathering at the college on May 9.

Monday

April 27, 2015 10:37 am

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

On May 2, dozens of dance alumni return to Bates College to perform in a reunion concert and pay tribute to dance program founder Marcy Plavin.

Thursday

April 16, 2015 2:42 pm

Rice-DeFosse co-authors history of Twin Cities’ Franco-Americans

Rice-DeFosse co-authors history of Twin Cities’ Franco-Americans

While researching “The Franco-Americans of Lewiston-Auburn,” historian James Myall and Bates French professor Mary Rice-DeFosse encountered a few shocks.

Friday

April 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

In performances April 10-12, the Bates College theater-dance piece “Transparency” is driven by interactive multimedia.

Monday

April 6, 2015 3:46 pm

Second annual Emerge Film Festival has a pronounced taste of Bates

Second annual Emerge Film Festival has a pronounced taste of Bates

As the Emerge Film Festival returns to Lewiston-Auburn this Thursday, members of Bates College will have important parts to play in the event’s second year.

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:00 am

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Eleven studio art majors show the results of their yearlong senior thesis projects in the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition at…

Thursday

April 2, 2015 4:14 pm

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

A Maine artist who explores the use of language as a visual element, Greg Shattenberg shows work in a Bates College Museum of Art show opening April 10.