Stories about "Creativity"
Paper masks used in shaman rituals of the Yao people of Vietnam. From the Museum of Art exhibition "How to Make the Universe Right."
‘How to Make the Universe Right’: a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

Monday, January 6, 2014 12:58 pm

In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind...

The Judges' Choice photograph by Avril Dunleavy '15 features fellow alpine racer Kathleen Fitzpatrick '15 posing between runs during a pre-season meet at Sunday River.
Bates #nofilter: Kozarov ’14, Dunleavy ’15 win #batesfinals Instagram contest

Friday, December 20, 2013 9:42 am

Jivko Kozarov '14 and Avril Dunleavy '15 take home the popular vote and Judges' Choice awards, respectively, in the first-ever #batesfinals Instagram contest.

From "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here." (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

Friday, December 6, 2013 2:36 pm

"What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic," says Colleen Fitzgerald '14, who choreographed "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here."

Shown at center, Colleen Fitzgerald performs her senior thesis piece in dance on Dec. 6 and 7. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
‘Intricate Glances’ in a senior thesis dance piece

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:49 am

Bates College dance major Colleen Fitzgerald performs "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here" Dec. 6-7.

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Bangor Daily News profiles backcountry ski series creator Ben Leoni ’05

Monday, December 2, 2013 5:51 pm

The show follows series creator Ben Leoni '05 and fellow backcountry skiers as they head into the boondocks of the Northeast.

The Steel Pan Orchestra. (Michael Bradley/Bates College)
Bates jazz, steel pan ensembles in back-to-back concerts

Monday, December 2, 2013 3:25 pm

Both in 7 p.m. concerts, the Bates Jazz Band performs on Dec. 4, and the Bates Steel Pan Orchestra on Dec. 5.

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.

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