Stories about "Creativity"
Rob Farnsworth pushes students to find the write way

Thursday, December 11, 2008 9:56 am

Most students who study creative writing with Robert Farnsworth find themselves in...

Lively Up Yourself

Tuesday, December 9, 2008 2:50 pm

As the semester ends, it seems appropriate to give you all a quick little recap. This has been a busy couple of months; I guess taking five classes, working three jobs, and wanting to soak up every Bates moment before going abroad might have been a bit much. I went on more sunrise paddles, sang in some more a cappella shows, frequented football games, and attended some wonderful dance parties

‘Mao Jacket’ on Bates Campus…

Tuesday, December 9, 2008 2:19 pm

The Bates College Museum of Art and its director Mark Bessire, spearheaded a project to bring an amazing sculpture here to Bates. The ‘Legacy Mantle (Mao Jacket),’ created by world-renown Chinese artist Sui Jianguo was brought here early this month and is on loan to Bates for a year. The sculpture is truly incredible. It is made of metal, stands 10 feet high and weighs roughly 4 tons.

New York Times "Vows" profiles Stacia Zukroff '91

Sunday, December 7, 2008 11:51 am

On Nov. 15, at the Highland Center, an Appalachian Mountain Club lodge...

Glazer concert spans 18th, 20th centuries

Wednesday, December 3, 2008 9:01 am

In a Friday evening concert, Frank Glazer -- one of Maine's foremost pianists and an artist at residence at Bates -- performs music by composers spanning three centuries.

Chinese, Indonesian dramas conclude Global Lens films

Tuesday, December 2, 2008 3:30 pm

The Global Lens 2008 film series, a touring program of narrative feature films from Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia, concludes at Bates College this week with 7 p.m. screenings of the Chinese drama Luxury Car on Wednesday, Dec. 3, and the Indonesian film Opera Jawa on Thursday, Dec. 4, both in Room 105, Olin Arts Center.

Chinese, Indonesian dramas conclude Global Lens films

Tuesday, December 2, 2008 12:00 pm

The Global Lens 2008 film series, a touring program of narrative feature films from Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia, concludes at Bates College this week with screenings of the Chinese drama Luxury Car.

ProFile: The Fix is in — Josh Fix

Monday, December 1, 2008 12:00 pm

The waning days of 2008 yielded a growing consensus that Free at Last, the debut CD from Josh Fix '99, is quite download-worthy.

Harvest meal & Break

Saturday, November 22, 2008 3:30 pm

The Harvest Meal is Bates’ own little Thanksgiving feast. It’s the school’s way of sending Batesies off to vacation happy and full of delicious food. The dining staff decorates all of Commons with festive decorations (including Christmas Trees, Ice Sculptures, and many other holiday-themed items) and sets up a Thanksgiving buffet with all the trimmings. Check the unbelievable menu out here.

Wenzel awarded $100,000 grant for chemistry curriculum development

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 11:10 am

Thomas Wenzel, Charles A. Dana Professor of Chemistry, received a nearly $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to create an entirely online undergraduate curriculum in analytical chemistry that's distinctive in two ways.

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