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Thursday

February 9, 2012
8:37 am

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.

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

Friday

February 3, 2012
4:43 pm

Book by sociologist Duina explores economic role of everyday rules, practices

A book by Francesco Duina explores the role of rules and practices, informal and formal, in economic life.

Book by sociologist Duina explores economic role of everyday rules, practices

Friday

January 13, 2012
4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Monday

December 12, 2011
7:04 pm

Barlow grant supports senior’s Christmas presence in Ecuador

At 6 a.m. Dec. 10, just hours after her last class of the semester, Tiarra Abell ’12 will begin her journey back to Ecuador, where she spent her junior semester.

Barlow grant supports senior’s Christmas presence in Ecuador

Tuesday

November 29, 2011
1:50 pm

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Lara Friedman visits Bates to discuss America’s role in advancing Israeli-Palestinian peace.

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Monday

November 7, 2011
8:52 pm

Finder of rare Auschwitz photos to speak

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.

Finder of rare Auschwitz photos to speak

Monday

October 31, 2011
4:42 pm

Defending their honors theses, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis

Behind the closed doors of an honors defense, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis.

Defending their honors theses, young scholars undergo a final metamorphosis

Thursday

October 20, 2011
10:00 am

Food scholar presents cultural history of the fork

A lecture series exploring the role of material culture in the humanities and social sciences continues with a cultural history of the fork by Darra Goldstein, founding editor of Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture, at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Food scholar presents cultural history of the fork

Monday

October 17, 2011
9:55 am

Medieval scholars visit to discuss 'Responses to Hard Times'

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).