Archives for "Academics"

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:09 pm

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

The Bates College Museum of Art showcases posters from Poland promoting cultural events from the 1960s to the 2000s.

Monday

March 31, 2014 12:58 pm

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

The exhibition underscores a special, student-focused relationship between the Museum of Art and the Department of Art and Visual Culture.

Monday

March 31, 2014 10:13 am

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musical ensembles at Bates mark the end of the winter semester with six concerts in five days.

Friday

March 28, 2014 4:22 pm

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

Paul Baumann, editor of Commonweal Magazine, discusses religious identity in this pluralistic age on March 31.

Friday

March 28, 2014 12:50 pm

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Featuring brothers called “the best two-guitar team in existence,” the Assad Family brings their “Brazilian Songbook” program to Bates on April 6.

Thursday

March 27, 2014 2:08 pm

On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie ’36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.

Thursday

March 27, 2014 12:00 pm

Historian Joe Hall favors Goetz ’00 and ‘The Baptism of Early Viriginia’ in Elite 8 matchup

Historian Joe Hall favors Goetz ’00 and ‘The Baptism of Early Viriginia’ in Elite 8 matchup

Why not join a March Madness competition where you have a real rooting interest?

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 2:01 pm

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Novelist Colson Whitehead reads from his work on March 27 in the Muskie Archives at Bates.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 12:15 pm

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

The Gospelaires, a gospel ensemble comprising members of the Bates College and greater Lewiston-Auburn communities, host a concert on March 29 at the Gomes Chapel.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 12:00 pm

Alumni make ‘huge impact’ at international gathering of ocean researchers

Alumni make ‘huge impact’ at international gathering of ocean researchers

At Bates, these ocean scientists learned to “be fearless” in their approach to research.