Archives for "Academics"

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.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 10:45 am

Student research spans the disciplines at today’s Mount David Summit

Student research spans the disciplines at today’s Mount David Summit

The “premier academic event of the year” is today. Stop by if you’re in the area!

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 10:35 am

Dance company leaps ahead with ‘Back Space,’ showcasing student choreography

Dance company leaps ahead with ‘Back Space,’ showcasing student choreography

Showcasing student choreography and videodance work, the Bates College Dance Company performs March 28-31.

Friday

March 21, 2014 8:59 am

New film features stunning White Mountain views — and Bates geologist Dyk Eusden, too

New film features stunning White Mountain views — and Bates geologist Dyk Eusden, too

Eusden enters the film as an expert who links the experiential with the geological.

Monday

March 17, 2014 10:43 am

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” and a piece by a Bates professor on March 21.

Monday

March 17, 2014 10:30 am

Thanks to Bates commission, Maine dancers to debut new work by ALTERNATIVA on March 21

Thanks to Bates commission, Maine dancers to debut new work by ALTERNATIVA on March 21

Ten Maine dancers including Bates faculty perform the world premiere of a piece by ALTERNATIVA on March 21 at SPACE Gallery in Portland.

Friday

March 14, 2014 10:23 am

Politics professor Stephen Engel analyzes gay identity in Honey Maid’s ‘Wholesome’ ad

Politics professor Stephen Engel analyzes gay identity in Honey Maid’s ‘Wholesome’ ad

The ad “Dad and Papa” highlights the “contemporary boundaries and privileging of certain gay identities,” Engel writes.

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:55 am

Haiku and watercolors help oceanographer Greg Johnson ’85 explain climate change

Haiku and watercolors help oceanographer Greg Johnson ’85 explain climate change

He got the idea after making a major contribution to the report “Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis.”

Thursday

March 13, 2014 10:15 am

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

“Ninety-nine? I can’t believe it,” Glazer says. “It’s as though it’s thrust upon you all of a sudden.”