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Thursday

February 2, 2012
10:47 am

Inaugural Winter Throwdown leaves competitors curled, stumped, but happy

In a parade of patterned Spandex, competitors in the first Intercollegiate Winter Throwdown came brandishing team mascots, notably the University of Maine at Farmington’s superb white-bearded gnome.

Inaugural Winter Throwdown leaves competitors curled, stumped, but happy

Friday

January 20, 2012
1:46 pm

Slide Show: Highlights of 2012 MLK Day observance

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Slide Show: Highlights of 2012 MLK Day observance

Tuesday

January 17, 2012
2:12 pm

King Day speaker proposes path to reconcile environmental sustainability, justice advocates

“Environmental quality and human equality are inextricably linked,” environmental policy expert Julian Agyeman stated in his Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address Jan. 16

Tuesday

November 8, 2011
7:33 pm

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

It’s a big weekend for classical music at Bates Nov. 12-13, as the Bates and Bowdoin Orchestra and pianist Frank Glazer present back-to-back concerts in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Concerts to feature pianist Glazer, combined Bates and Bowdoin orchestra

Thursday

November 3, 2011
2:31 pm

First dance majors present their choreography

Featuring dances created by acclaimed choreographers and by students who will graduate among Bates’ first dance majors next spring, the Bates Modern Dance Company offers its annual Fall Concert in performances Saturday, Nov. 12, through Monday, Nov. 14, in Schaeffer Theatre.

First dance majors present their choreography

Monday

October 31, 2011
6:03 pm

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Bates’ global reach has been a driving theme behind Open to the World: Bates Celebrates Unbounded Learning, a celebration of…

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Monday

October 31, 2011
5:18 pm

Open to the World: Differences do transform, students of faith agree

In Austin, Texas, Rose Levy-Rubinett ’12 grew up in a household where family history and Judaism were fused into a…

Open to the World: Differences do transform, students of faith agree

Friday

October 28, 2011
8:00 pm

Bates was the diving board for global citizen Alyson Ewald ’90

For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her pool was Olympic-size — the globe, into which…

Tuesday

October 11, 2011
2:54 pm

Physicist Childress among 'spin doctors' making quantum discovery

While physicists have been able for decades to measure the spin state of a single atom in a vacuum, previous techniques for measuring the spin of a single electron or nucleus in a solid state disturb surrounding spins. Now researchers including Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, have developed a way to measure spin that avoids this problem.