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Friday

March 28, 2014
4:22 pm

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

Paul Baumann, editor of Commonweal Magazine, discusses religious identity in this pluralistic age on March 31.

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

Friday

February 28, 2014
5:56 am

‘Agent provocateur’ Thomas Tracy is 2014 Kroepsch honoree for excellence in teaching

For students, the intrinsic value of studying philosophy is a “richer and more interesting life.”

‘Agent provocateur’ Thomas Tracy is 2014 Kroepsch honoree for excellence in teaching

Friday

January 17, 2014
9:37 am

Solo performance to unveil Muslim women’s lives

Playwright-actress Rohina Malik performs her critically acclaimed one-woman show “Unveiled,” portraying five Muslim women living in a post 9/11 world, on Jan. 27.

Solo performance to unveil Muslim women’s lives

Friday

November 8, 2013
3:34 pm

Bates College lectures to explore intersections of religion, trade, culture in Mediterranean

The Bates College lecture series “Byzantium and Islam: Art, Poetry and Sound at the Crossroads of the Mediterranean Sea” resumes Nov. 14.

Bates College lectures to explore intersections of religion, trade, culture in Mediterranean

Monday

March 4, 2013
12:04 pm

Lecture series to explore encounters between Europe, Islamic world in theater, art and politics

An expert in Spanish theater from Bard College opens a lecture series exploring cultural encounters between Europe and the Islamic world on March 4.

Lecture series to explore encounters between Europe, Islamic world in theater, art and politics

Thursday

February 28, 2013
3:39 pm

Theologian to argue for close links between Christian theology, queer theory

A Massachusetts theologian will make the case for close links between Christian theology and queer theory in a lecture on March 12.

Theologian to argue for close links between Christian theology, queer theory

Wednesday

October 17, 2012
8:29 am

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Six new tenure-track members of the faculty began teaching at Bates in autumn 2012, representing dance, economics, German, neuroscience and psychology, religious studies, and classical and medieval studies.

Bates announces new tenure-track faculty teaching in autumn 2012

Wednesday

October 3, 2012
4:13 pm

Panel to explore religious perspectives on marriage equality

A panel of religion scholars and clergy will examine the topic of marriage equality for same-sex couples on Oct. 8.

Monday

June 6, 2011
2:14 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 7, 2011

Like sands through the hourglass, so are the final days of the renovation of Hedge and Roger Williams halls. On Monday, June 27, faculty in philosophy, religious studies and environmental studies will receive key-card access to the renovated Hedge Hall and be able to start settling into their spiffy new offices. Four weeks later, July 25 is moving day for staff of the Language Resource Center and Off-Campus Study office and the faculty of the foreign-language programs that will occupy Roger Williams Hall.

Wednesday

December 8, 2010
2:05 pm

$150,000 grant from Alden Trust supports Hedge-Bill renovations

As Bates continues to transform two 19th-century residence halls into state-of-the-art academic buildings, the college has received a $150,000 grant from the George I. Alden Trust to support the renovation project.