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Monday

May 2, 2011
1:47 pm

Quips and quotes overheard during alumni dance reunion rehearsals

A visitor on the first floor of Chase Hall heard muffled footfalls coming from somewhere on the second floor. Climbing…

Wednesday

April 27, 2011
8:16 am

Video: coach Pat Cosquer ’97 gives Bates squash a mind-and-body ethic

Head coach for the successful Bates squash program, Patrick Cosquer ’97, illuminates the powerful mind-and-body ethic that makes his men’s…

Video: coach Pat Cosquer ’97 gives Bates squash a mind-and-body ethic

Monday

April 18, 2011
3:18 pm

Relationship of diversity, academic success focus of Bates Presidential Symposium April 28

The connections between diversity and learning will be explored in Bates College’s fourth Presidential Symposium from noon to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at Chase Hall, 56 College Ave.

Monday

April 18, 2011
12:15 pm

Video: Inspired by native Zimbabwe, studio art major Clyde Bango '11 makes wire sculptures

Video storyteller Brooke Morse-Karzen ’12 of Wilmette, Ill., portrays studio art major Clyde Bango ’11 as he prepares his yearlong…

Monday

April 18, 2011
12:08 pm

Video: Schaeffer Theatre celebrates 50th anniversary

As Bates marks Schaeffer Theatre’s 50th anniversary, Johsua Ajamu ’14 of Breinigsville, Penn., explores the theater from top to bottom…

Thursday

April 14, 2011
11:17 pm

Video: "Caesar dies, news at 11"

Students in Associate Professor of Classics and Medieval Studies Margaret Imber‘s course “The Roman Civilization: The Republic” (CMHI 108) explored…

Monday

April 11, 2011
1:23 pm

Video postcard: Re-enacting the historical Battle of Maldon

On the Historic Quad, students in Associate Professor of English Sylvia Federico‘s course “Lord of the Rings in Context” re-enact…

Wednesday

March 9, 2011
3:22 pm

This weekend at Bates: Two plays, a gamelan concert and more

Two theatrical classics and a concert that crosses the boundary between Western sounds and Indonesian gamelan make this a weekend for the performing arts at Bates.

Tuesday

March 1, 2011
2:37 pm

Gamelan Orchestra, guests cross musical boundaries with Harrison's Double Concerto

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra, a student ensemble that plays music of Indonesia, and special guest artists perform Lou Harrison’s remarkable Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and Javanese Gamelan at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 12, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Titled Cross-Currents in Bronze, the orchestra’s program of contemporary music for the gamelan also features performances by Balinese dancer Shoko Yamamuro and a world premiere of music by composer Peter Steele.