Archives for "Academics"

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:07 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Country guitarist-singer Jonathan Brown opens Bates College’s Concerts on the Quad series on July 17.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:00 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

The soulfully eclectic Holmes Brothers perform a Bates Concert on the Quad on July 31.

Monday

June 16, 2014 1:50 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

One-of-a-kind songwriter Lady Lamb the Beekeeper performs a Concert on the Quad on Aug. 14.

Thursday

June 5, 2014 8:38 am

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

10 Bates students and alumni awarded Fulbright grants

Recognized as a “top producer” of prestigious Fulbright grants, Bates again runs true to form.

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:44 am

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

Exhibitions exploring jazz-film-art interactions, Maine views to open June 7

The exhibitions Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts  and Encountering Maine  open at the Museum of Art with a…

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:43 am

‘Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts’ arrives at Museum of Art on June 7

Convergence: Jazz, Films and the Visual Arts, an exploration of African American culture and the dynamic interactions among the arts,…

Wednesday

June 4, 2014 8:36 am

‘Encountering Maine’ opens June 7 at Museum of Art

Featuring such renowned artists as Marsden Hartley and John Marin, the exhibition Encountering Maine opens at the Bates Museum of Art…

Sunday

May 25, 2014 4:00 pm

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

Commencement 2014: ‘One thing you absolutely must do’

If you were born in the U.S. before 1965, author Isabel Wilkerson told the Class of 2014 at Commencement, you were not born into a democracy.

Friday

May 23, 2014 10:33 am

Video: The Bobcat’s 1997 waterskiing trek across Lake Andrews and into college lore

Video: The Bobcat’s 1997 waterskiing trek across Lake Andrews and into college lore

When the Bobcat (Stu Abelson ’97) waterskied across Lake Andrews 17 years ago today, ABC News was there to cover the story. Take a look!

Thursday

May 22, 2014 3:00 pm

Gloom and misery begone? Statistics gets a major makeover from a student-professor team

Gloom and misery begone? Statistics gets a major makeover from a student-professor team

The bane of many social science majors, statistics will be taught far differently next year, thanks to a student-faculty team led by Professor of Psychology Amy Douglass.