Stories about "Creativity"
Bates' ninth annual 'Vagina Monologues' supports health clinic

Friday, February 6, 2009 4:08 pm

Elizabeth Wilcox, a senior from South Glastonbury, Conn., directs the ninth annual Bates College production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues.

Bates exhibition chronicles Somalis' journey to U.S.

Wednesday, January 21, 2009 12:00 pm

The Somali Diaspora: A Journey Away, a touring exhibition of photographs chronicling the migration of Somali refugees to Maine and other U.S. locations, opens at Bates College.

Bates alums producing sustainable food

Wednesday, January 7, 2009 12:40 pm

The College’s 2008–09 initiative Bates Contemplates Food got cover treatment in the...

Stairway to Heaven exhibit exploring Chinese cityscape, soon to close

Thursday, December 11, 2008 3:14 pm

Closing Dec. 13 is a major photographic exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art offering alternative perspectives on the intriguing, dynamic Chinese cityscape. Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers showcases work by 17 Chinese artists who examine how economic reform, a new influx of personal wealth and rapid industrialization have changed the urban environment.

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.

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