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Bates Arts Society builds online showcase for creative work at Bates

Thursday, February 13, 2014 11:05 am

Clean and elegant, the student-produced site features an Instagram feed of artworks and a promotional video providing a whirlwind glimpse of the arts at Bates.

Amy Bass '92 is a scholar of the Olympics and professor of history at the College of New Rochelle.
Bates-related Olympics news items from campus, Sochi and in between

Monday, February 10, 2014 2:42 pm

Items featuring Olympian Emily Bamford '15, historian Amy Bass '92, cultural critic Erica Rand and sports agent Peter Carlisle '91.

Pianist Frank Glazer in 2006. Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

Friday, January 31, 2014 3:59 pm

In three separate performances Feb. 7-9, Bates presents Maine's best-known pianist, music by Austrian composer Hanns Eisler and a concert by Leyla McCalla.

Leyla McCalla, singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter.
Taking a break from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer McCalla to perform

Friday, January 31, 2014 3:53 pm

Leyla McCalla, a singer-songwriter who has been likened to Billie Holiday, performs on Feb. 9.

Pianist Frank Glazer in 2006. Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer to mark 99th birthday with Bates concert

Friday, January 31, 2014 3:34 pm

Pianist Frank Glazer, artist in residence at Bates, gives a special 99th-birthday...

Pianist Eric Ostling and soprano Karyn Levitt perform Eric Bentley's translations of songs by Bertolt Brecht collaborator Hanns Eisler.
Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Friday, January 31, 2014 3:23 pm

Soprano Karyn Levitt and pianist Eric Ostling perform songs by Hanns Eisler in translations by Eric Bentley on Feb. 7.

Videographer Joshua Ajamu '14 of Breinigsville, Pa., has found a second home in Pettigrew's new Digital Media Studios. (Phyllis Graber Jensne/Bates College)
Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 9:09 am

The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.

(Victoria Blaine Design Associates)
It’s a creative cornucopia as Bates again presents Asia Night, Arts Crawl

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:54 pm

Bates presents Asia Night and the fourth annual Arts Crawl, a celebration of student creativity in the performing, literary and visual arts, the weekend of Jan. 24-25.

Down East Cider co-founders Tyler Mosher '11 (left) and Ross Brockman '11 held a tasting in the Bobcat Den last spring. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Forbes’ list of 30 Under 30 tabs Downeast Cider’s Brockman ’11, Mosher ’11 and Brockman ’08

Wednesday, January 8, 2014 12:36 pm

"These boys have made it their mission to build New England's first and largest craft hard cider company," says Forbes.

Paper masks used in shaman rituals of the Yao people of Vietnam. From the Museum of Art exhibition "How to Make the Universe Right."
Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Monday, January 6, 2014 1:30 pm

Opening on Jan. 23 are Bates College Museum of Art exhibitions exploring the field of collage and shamanist objects from northern Vietnam.

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