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Eric McDonald and Katie McNally. Photograph by J. Michael McNally.
Rescheduled Bates College Folk Music Festival takes place May 9-11

Friday, May 3, 2013 9:37 am

The third annual Bates College Folk Music Festival presents three days of contradancing, workshops and performances beginning May 9.

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Pringle ’98, star of hip-hop ‘Othello,’ tells Time Out Chicago how Bates theater helped his rap artistry

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 4:31 pm

Rapper, writer, actor and director Postell Pringle '98 is winning rave reviews for his star turn this spring in the title role of "Othello: The Remix" at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

When Whitten's blog post recommended Slave to Sensation, there was a run on the book at Maine libraries.
Bangor Daily News profiles Whitten ’94, romance writers’ Librarian of the Year

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 3:06 pm

Whitten is a circulation assistant at Bangor Public Library who several years ago co-founded the library's Not Your Ordinary Book Club.

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Yarn bomb is a different kind of benchwarmer

Friday, April 5, 2013 1:23 pm

Julia Foxworth '13 of New York City, at right, spent much of April 5 "bombing" a bench on Alumni Walk -- yarn bombing, that is.

Novelist Ron Currie Jr. Photograph by Lisa Prosienski.
Edgy, funny Waterville novelist up next in Language Arts Live

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 2:32 pm

The Language Arts Live series welcomes Ron Currie Jr., an award-winning author from Waterville, on March 27.

"Volkswagen Van" (2013), an inkjet print by Amanda Wescott '13.
Senior Thesis Exhibition, Maine’s Dozier Bell, new acquisitions showcased at Museum of Art

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 1:59 pm

The Bates Museum of Art announces its spring exhibitions, featuring the annual show of work by graduating studio art majors, a display of recent museum acquisitions and an exhibition by renowned Maine artist Dozier Bell.

The Bates Dance Company. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Aerial, video works among highlights of spring dance concerts

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 10:54 am

Featuring aerial performances and works making use of video, the Bates College Dance Company offers its annual spring concerts March 29-April 1.

The Bates Gamelan Orchestra in March 2012.
Mebarung! Bates Gamelan and guests Galak Tika join forces March 24

Monday, March 18, 2013 4:13 pm

The Bates Gamelan Orchestra welcomes the Massachusetts group Gamelan Galak Tika for a joint performance on March 24.

Hiroya Miura conducts the Bates College Orchestra. Photograph: Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Student soloists featured in Bates College Orchestra concert

Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:14 pm

Three Bates seniors are featured as instrumental soloists in works by Strauss, Bruch and Mozart as the Bates College Orchestra performs on March 9.

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Give peace a chance: Israeli-Palestinian band with a mission coming to Bates

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 4:06 pm

Bates presents the young Israeli and Palestinian musicians of Heartbeat, a band seeking to use music to promote peace in the Middle East, on Feb. 27

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