Archives for "Interdisciplinary studies"

Thursday

February 9, 2012 8:37 am

For Unity Conference, Amandla! presents expert on racial wealth gap

For Unity Conference, Amandla! presents expert on racial wealth gap

An expert on public policy and racial inequality, Thomas Shapiro speaks on the racial wealth gap on Feb. 11.

Thursday

January 26, 2012 10:41 am

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Touré, a journalist and commentator whom Newsweek editor Tina Brown described as “a one-man media conglomerate,” offers his views on race, identity and 21st-century America at Bates on Feb. 8.

Tuesday

January 24, 2012 2:27 pm

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’ to speak

Genova ’92, best-selling author of ‘Still Alice,’ ‘Left Neglected,’  to speak

Lisa Genova ’92, author of the popular novels Still Alice and Left Neglected, speaks at Bates at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1, in the Olin Concert Hall.

Friday

January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

Friday

January 20, 2012 12:08 pm

Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

In January and February, the Office of Intercultural Education presents talks on race, identity and 21st-century America by best-selling novelist Danzy Senna (Jan. 25) and author-cultural critic Touré (Feb. 8).

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 11:31 am

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and Jane Costlow explain their students’ partnership with the…

Tuesday

December 20, 2011 9:30 pm

King Day to showcase environmental justice

King Day to showcase environmental justice

Julian Agyeman, a pioneering environmental justice and sustainability advocate, offers the King Day keynote Jan. 16.

Tuesday

December 20, 2011 9:01 pm

In Museum of Art exhibition, Xie explores history, media, memory

In Museum of Art exhibition, Xie explores history, media, memory

“Xiaoze Xie: Amplified Moments (1993-2008)” opens Jan. 26.

Thursday

December 15, 2011 4:55 pm

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

Twenty-eight Bates students in environmental studies spent the fall contributing to the next chapter of the Androscoggin River’s story.

Thursday

November 17, 2011 10:16 pm

Sonja Pieck, Kroepsch Award recipient, to discuss education as activism

Sonja Pieck, Kroepsch Award recipient, to discuss education as activism

Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies and co-recipient of the 2011 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.