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Wednesday

January 29, 2014
9:09 am

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Wednesday

January 22, 2014
10:19 am

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

As debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges made clear, discussing Martin Luther King’s dream raises more questions than it answers.

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
2:57 pm

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Gary Younge painted a picture of events behind the 1963 March on Washington and King’s speech that, paradoxically, made it all seem both inevitable and fortuitous.

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Thursday

October 31, 2013
11:00 am

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Bates debate ranks fifth in the U.S., trailing only Yale, Harvard, Brandeis and Rutgers.

Bates debate ranks fifth in nation, including key win at Yale Inter-Varsity Tournament

Monday

October 28, 2013
9:23 am

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

“I’m interested in the cultural place of the movies, and how they help us think about social identities,” says Jonathan Cavallero, assistant professor of rhetoric.

Bates welcomes new faculty: Jonathan Cavallero, rhetoric

Thursday

July 25, 2013
2:09 pm

Rhetoric, Fall 2013

We welcome Jon Cavallero to the department this fall. Professor Cavallero is a film scholar with a broad range of…

Wednesday

February 29, 2012
10:25 am

Bates debate hits No. 9 in global ranking

Led by the senior team of Ian Mahmud (left) and Colin Etnire (right), Bates debate ranks among the best in the world.

Bates debate hits No. 9 in global ranking

Thursday

September 2, 2010
11:51 am

CBS News interviews employment blogger Pierce '08

CBS News anchor Katie Couric interviews rhetoric major Scott Pierce ’08, who co-writes the blog Tales from the Recently Laid…

Monday

January 4, 2010
11:03 am

The Wichita Eagle interviews new Golf Warehouse CEO Brad Wolansky '86

The Wichita Eagle interviews Brad Wolansky ’86, new CEO of the Golf Warehouse, for its Five Questions feature. A rhetoric…

Wednesday

October 7, 2009
2:50 pm

Brooks Quimby season off to strong start

Bates College debaters started their season in style the weekend of Sept. 25-27 with a tournament win in Vermont and a strong showing at Boston University. Representing Bates’ Brooks Quimby Debate Council, sophomores Colin Etnire and Ian Mahmud finished first out of 76 teams in a tourney at the University of Vermont on Sept. 27. (Debate teams comprise two people.) Beginning debaters acquitted themselves well that same weekend, as two Bates teams won three out of four rounds in a novice tournament at BU.