Stories about "Creativity"
Gogol Bordello brings punk-flavored world sounds to Bates

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 2:00 pm

Gogol Bordello, a band that feeds a growing cult following with a frenetic mix of Gypsy, punk and world musics, performs at Bates College at 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building.

Phillips Fellows present international research

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 1:50 pm

Five students who conducted international research with the support of Phillips Fellowships from Bates present their research in October.

Bates Concert Series opens with pianist Inon Barnatan

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 1:53 pm

Inon Barnatan, an exciting young pianist described by a London Evening Standard critic as "refined, searching and unfailingly communicative," opens the 2007-08 Bates College Concert Series with a performance at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Vienna Piano Trio opens impromptu, nine-day 'piano week' at Bates

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 1:29 pm

Featuring Maine's best-known pianist and visiting performers of international renown, the piano rules Bates College's Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St., for nine days in October.

Gabriel Fried '96 reads from award-winning poetry collection

Thursday, September 27, 2007 2:33 pm

The English department opens its 2007-08 Visiting Writers Series with a reading by poet Gabriel Fried, Bates Class of 1996, tonight in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Bates alumnus Corey Harris receives MacArthur 'genius award'

Monday, September 24, 2007 3:36 pm

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today named Corey Harris, a musician and 1991 Bates College graduate, as one of 24 new MacArthur Fellows for 2007.

Modern Dance Company to premiere work by NYC choreographer Kyle

Sunday, September 9, 2007 2:38 pm

A new work by choreographer Peter Kyle, formerly of the Mark Morris Dance Group, will be featured in performances by the Bates College Modern Dance Company at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, and noon Sunday, Sept. 30, in the college's Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

A look at famed mother and daughter opens Bates' 153rd academic year

Thursday, August 30, 2007 11:11 am

Bates College opens its 153rd academic year with a convocation ceremony featuring John R. Cole, Thomas Hedley Reynolds Professor of History, at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, on the historic Quad near Campus Avenue.

Fabled AESOP trips build first-year solidarity

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 11:20 am

Annual Entering Student Outdoor Program (AESOP) sends small groups of students hiking, camping, climbing, kayaking and canoeing across northern New England with the aim of helping the newbies make personal connections before classes start. This year's 80 leaders, working in pairs, will bring more than 250 first-years to destinations from Isle au Haut to Baxter State Park to Vermont's Long Trail.

With college's support, Museum L-A opens Portraits and Voices exhibition

Friday, August 10, 2007 8:59 am

Museum L-A, an institution presenting the story of work and community in Lewiston-Auburn, opens the exhibition Portraits and Voices: Workers of Seven Mills at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, in the Bates Mill Complex.

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