Archives for "History"
June 5, 2012 12:44 pm
Thanks to a two-year collaboration among the Portland branch of the NAACP, the University of Southern Maine and Bates, valuable papers of the Portland branch are being made accessible to researchers and the public for the first time.
March 14, 2012 3:30 pm
Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars
March 12, 2012 11:08 am
The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben Miller ’96, whose book Born Along the Color…
February 9, 2012 8:37 am
An expert on public policy and racial inequality, Thomas Shapiro speaks on the racial wealth gap on Feb. 11.
November 29, 2011 1:50 pm
Lara Friedman visits Bates to discuss America’s role in advancing Israeli-Palestinian peace.
November 7, 2011 8:52 pm
Ann Weiss, who discovered at Auschwitz a cache of photographs from the lives of Jewish victims before they arrived at the death camp, speaks at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, at the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.
October 31, 2011 4:42 pm
Behind the closed doors of an honors defense, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis.
October 17, 2011 9:55 am
With an economic recession, lengthy overseas wars and a run of natural disasters hitting the U.S. and other lands, these are trying times. Yet scholars visiting Bates for the Medieval Miseries: Responses to Hard Times conference know that things could be even tougher. Bates hosts the 38th annual New England Medieval Conference on Saturday, Oct. 22, in Room G65, Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).
October 7, 2011 9:18 am
When Professor of History Michael Jones learned of his recent election as a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of…
May 26, 2011 12:04 pm
The activist expounds upon a pointed social and educational observation that “recess is over.”