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Saturday

May 5, 2001
1:09 pm

Bates students present work at Geological Society of America conference

Five Bates students presented work last month in Burlington, Vt. at the Geological Society of America’s Northeastern regional conference, attended by nearly 900 geoscientists from New England.

Saturday

May 5, 2001
9:47 am

Four students named Philip J. Otis Fellows

Bates College students Megan Gadsby of St. Michaels, Md.; Elizabeth Kreischer of Arlington Mass.; John Minor of Wilmington, N.C.; and Christopher Westcott of Princeton, N.J., have been named 2001 Phillip J. Otis Fellows.

Sunday

April 29, 2001
2:51 pm

Junior Jason Surdukowski awarded Harry Truman scholarship

Bates College junior Jason Surdukowski of Concord, N.H., a double major in studio art and political science, has been named a 2001 Harry S. Truman Scholar, one of 70 students nationwide to receive a $30,000 scholarship awarded on the basis of leadership potential, intellectual ability and the likelihood of “making a difference.”

Wednesday

April 25, 2001
3:55 pm

Bates to host conference on the Caribbean and the Americas

A group of Bates, Bowdoin and Colby college faculty and students, joined by a colleague from the University of the West Indies, will gather to participate in a day-long conference and roundtable, “Scientific Knowledge, Culture and Political Economy: The Caribbean and The Americas,” Friday, May 4, in Chase Hall Lounge on Campus Avenue at Bates College.

Monday

April 9, 2001
3:06 pm

Museum of Art to open two exhibitions in April

A Brief History of Printmaking and the Annual Senior Exhibition, will be featured from April 13 to June 3 at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

March 29, 2001
11:49 am

Professor to discuss women and sovereignty in 19th-century China

Professor of comparative literature to discuss women and sovereignty in 19th-century China Monday, April 1 in Pettengill Hall at Bates College.

Friday

March 23, 2001
2:41 pm

Student and professor awarded Fulbright Fellowships in Norway

Kurt Eilhardt, a senior classical and medieval studies major at Bates College, was recently awarded a Fulbright scholarship to study medieval Nordic culture and the introduction of Christianity to Norway at the University of Oslo in 2002.

Friday

March 23, 2001
8:44 am

Mixed media group Lake Affect to hold a three-day residency

The mixed-media group Lake Affect from Buffalo, N.Y., will hold a three-day residence program at Bates College April 1-3. Concerts and workshops will be held in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Friday

March 9, 2001
3:54 pm

Spelman College Choir to perform

The Spelman College Choir will perform Thursday, March 15, at the Bates College Chapel, College St, in celebration of International Women’s History Month.

Wednesday

March 7, 2001
3:30 pm

French professor Mary Rice-DeFosse pursues an interdisciplinary approach

Mary Rice-DeFosse, professor of French, lives and works in a state in which 40 percent of the residents claim French heritage. It’s no coincidence, then, that Franco-American Maine literature and culture are an important part of her work.