Archives for "Academics"

Thursday

April 2, 2015 11:23 am

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

A sweet Bates ritual helps seniors commemorate a pivotal moment — the completion of a thesis.

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:54 pm

Research and academics are paramount at the Mount David Summit

Research and academics are paramount at the Mount David Summit

The Mount David Summit, Bates College’s annual celebration of student achievement, takes place on April 3.

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Showcasing pieces choreographed and performed by students, the Bates College Dance Company’s annual spring concert takes place April 3-6.

Tuesday

March 24, 2015 10:35 am

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu performs at Bates College on March 27.

Thursday

March 19, 2015 8:43 am

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Requiem” March 20-21.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:59 pm

A British drama about love and rivalry arrives on the Bates stage

A British drama about love and rivalry arrives on the Bates stage

Bates College presents Patrick Marber’s “Closer” on March 27-29.

Monday

March 16, 2015 3:28 pm

Martha of Marfa: An American cultural studies major in the New West

Martha of Marfa: An American cultural studies major in the New West

A photographer and writer, Martha Schnee ’15 is weaving her American cultural studies thesis from images, creative nonfiction writing and interviews with 13 diverse residents of Marfa, Texas.

Monday

March 16, 2015 9:52 am

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

A scholar, teacher and champion of social justice, Taylor was a member of the Bates faculty from 1978 to her retirement in 2011.

Friday

March 13, 2015 3:44 pm

Auer ’15 creates an immersive interpretation of Apollinaire’s surrealist play

Auer ’15 creates an immersive interpretation of Apollinaire’s surrealist play

Apollinaire’s “The Breasts of Tiresias,” adapted and directed by Nick Auer ’15, appears in Bates College performances March 19-22.

Wednesday

March 11, 2015 8:48 am

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Bates College presents a film about the struggles of Arab-Israeli co-existence and a talk by the film’s screenwriter, an Arab-Israeli journalist and novelist described as “the best Hebrew writer working today.”