Stories about "Diversity"
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:03 pm
View photography of the 2017 Arts Crawl, an annual event celebrating the spontaneous spirit that makes Bates arts shine.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 3:07 pm
Lecturer in History Patrick Otim's life-sized cutout of Frederick Douglass takes him back to Uganda. "Some of the memories are good, some bad."
Friday, February 10, 2017 11:51 am
The unfamiliar tones and rhythms of this Indonesian genre stretch musical muscles.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 4:09 pm
The Dinner Table storytelling program "taps into one of Bates’ enduring treasures: our value of community," says Crystal Williams.
Friday, January 20, 2017 12:56 pm
Photographs of the many and varied people, places, and events capture the compelling Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance at Bates.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 5:31 pm
From Sunday's interfaith service to Tuesday's read-in at a local school, immerse yourself in Bates College's 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration.
Friday, January 6, 2017 12:50 pm
Bruce, the college's Benjamin Mays Professor, explains why Mays — Class of 1920, great 20th-century civil rights leader, and mentor to Martin Luther King Jr. — offers hope for "a new birth of freedom."
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 3:23 pm
Bates makes art history on Oct. 28 when its Museum of Art opens the region's first exhibition of work by contemporary artists from Saudi Arabia.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 10:52 am
"Sometimes human beings are amazing, and sometimes they're really terrible," said Shaun King in his talk in Gomes Chapel on Oct. 11. And the U.S. is in one of those latter eras.
Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:39 am
Young scholars from diverse backgrounds brought fresh approaches to early modern literature at a Bates College symposium on Sept. 26.