Stories about "Creativity"
A "Traveling Disposables Project" image for the Red theme. (Courtesy of the Bates Photo Club)
Hidden, wild, red, space: Photo Club project affords new perspectives on campus

Friday, November 15, 2013 2:48 pm

Intrigued by art that is traveling, collaborative and anonymous, the Photo Club purchased Fuji disposable cameras and turned them loose on campus.

Brooke O'Harra, assistant professor of theater, depicted outdoors by Phyllis Graber Jensen.
Bates welcomes new faculty: Brooke O’Harra, theater

Monday, November 11, 2013 10:27 am

At Bates, a college that prepares students for global citizenship, training as an actor is highly valuable, says Brooke O'Harra, assistant professor of theater. Students of acting "have to start to understand how they exist in the world, how they function in relation to others."

John Corrie conducts the Bates College Choir.
Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:31 pm

Mid-November concerts at Bates reflect the diversity and international scope of the arts at the college.

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Bates College Dance Company offers choreography by students, faculty and nationally renowned Urban Bush Women

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:25 pm

A senior dance major's thesis piece and a work by the Urban Bush Women are among highlights of the Bates College Dance Company's autumn program.

Composer Scott Ordway conducts an orchestra.
Bates College Orchestra offers world premiere of Ordway symphony

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:14 pm

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in the world premiere of his Symphony No. 3 on Nov. 9.

Edith Wharton in an undated photograph. (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)
Scenes from opera by Carpenter ’94, based on ‘The Age of Innocence,’ performed Nov. 17 in NYC

Thursday, November 7, 2013 2:04 pm

Not many people can share lessons from creating an opera. David Carpenter '94 is one.

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Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Thursday, November 7, 2013 1:53 pm

Celebrating the depth and variety of African culture, Bates presents the third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show on Nov. 8

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‘What Does the Bobcat Say’ parody video ‘might be the best one’ out there

Monday, November 4, 2013 3:32 pm

Among the many Fox parody videos in circulation, the Bates version "might be the best one!"

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Student directors present three short plays

Monday, November 4, 2013 10:44 am

Three theater majors present one-act plays in November that they are directing as independent study projects.

Writer Monica Wood.
Monica Wood, bestselling author of ‘When We Were the Kennedys,’ visits on Oct. 28

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:44 pm

Monica Wood, author of a popular memoir about growing up in a small Maine town in the early 1960s, speaks at Bates on Oct. 28.

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