Archives for "Creativity"
Bates student receives prestigious Watson Fellowship

Monday, April 2, 2007 1:00 pm

Khoa Pham, a Bates College senior from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, has received one of 50 prestigious research fellowships awarded by the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Program.

Student choreographers, lighting designers collaborate for dance concerts

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 2:14 pm

Performing two separate programs twice, the Bates College Modern Dance Company presents the results of an innovative collaboration with theatrical lighting designers Friday, March 30, through Monday, April 2.

College joins Maine Music Society to amass 260 musicians for Brahms concert

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 1:43 pm

In a landmark musical event, Bates College and the Maine Music Society will muster some 260 musicians for an evening of music by Johannes Brahms, including his exquisite "Deutsches Requiem," Saturday, March 31, in the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 27 Bartlett St.

Seventeen senior art majors exhibit work at college museum

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 1:37 pm

Seventeen studio art majors at Bates College show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition, which opens with a reception on Thursday, April 5, in the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.

Bates, Maine Music Society gather 260 musicians for all-Brahms concert

Tuesday, March 27, 2007 11:07 am

In a landmark musical event, Bates College and the Maine Music Society will muster some 260 musicians for an evening of music by Johannes Brahms, including his exquisite "Requiem," at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 31, in the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 27 Bartlett St.

Matthews composition featured by Portland Chamber Music Festival

Thursday, March 1, 2007 4:05 pm

A work by William Matthews, Alice Swanson Esty Professor of Music at Bates, is featured as musicians from the Portland Chamber Music Festival return to Bates for a concert Sunday, March 4, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Sulochana Dissanayake '09 lands a double role

Friday, February 16, 2007 3:45 pm

Sulochana Dissanayake '09 balances academics and extracurriculars, taking full advantage of the Bates experience.

College takes part in national recycling competition

Friday, February 2, 2007 11:28 am

In January, for the first time, Bates College joined more than 200 colleges and universities across the United States in RecycleMania, a 10-week recycling and waste minimization competition.

Rigor, creativity drive Short Term

Wednesday, April 26, 2006 12:00 am

Bates' Short Term has come a long way since it was established 40 years ago. This five-week spring session started out as an efficiency measure. It enabled Bates to get more use from its facilities, and enabled students to complete the Bates education in three years instead of four, if they so desired. (For more about the history of Short Term, see the article "May 1966: The first Short Term.")

Bates and Veterans for Peace present Iraq war poetry reading

Wednesday, November 23, 2005 3:08 pm

Poet Brian Turner Brian Turner, author of the Beatrice Hawley Award-winning poetry collection Here Bullet (Alice James Books, 2005), will read from his work at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in the Benjamin Mays Center, Russell Street, Bates College. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

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