Archives for "Diversity"

Monday

November 17, 2014 11:09 am

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

An award-winning poet, Crystal Williams to read in Language Arts Live event

The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.

Monday

November 3, 2014 3:18 pm

Bates to explore ‘transformative power of difference’ at TEDx event

Bates to explore ‘transformative power of difference’ at TEDx event

Inspired by a phrase from the Bates mission statement, eight students will address the concept of the “transformative power of our differences” in a TED-style event on Nov. 8.

Friday

October 3, 2014 8:00 am

Once-fallow space in Chase comes alive as the Office of Intercultural Education’s new home

Once-fallow space in Chase comes alive as the Office of Intercultural Education’s new home

A makeover of an old Chase Hall dining space has created a neighborly, see-and-be-seen home for the Office of Intercultural Education.

Friday

August 22, 2014 11:00 am

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

Ozzie Jones ’92 seeks ‘truth of the words’ in directing all-black Death of a Salesman

How did Jones make the play feel like “a black play written by a black writer for a black audience”?

Thursday

May 1, 2014 8:36 am

Bates welcomes slam poet Kit Yan

Bates welcomes slam poet Kit Yan

A queer, transgender Asian American slam poet from Hawaii, Kit Yan performs on May 8.

Wednesday

April 30, 2014 4:18 pm

‘Enlaces: I Am’ explores Latin American presence on campus, in Maine

‘Enlaces: I Am’ explores Latin American presence on campus, in Maine

In an exploration of the Latin American presence in Maine, Latino/a members of the Bates community offer a performance on May 2.

Friday

March 14, 2014 10:23 am

Politics professor Stephen Engel analyzes gay identity in Honey Maid’s ‘Wholesome’ ad

Politics professor Stephen Engel analyzes gay identity in Honey Maid’s ‘Wholesome’ ad

The ad “Dad and Papa” highlights the “contemporary boundaries and privileging of certain gay identities,” Engel writes.

Thursday

February 27, 2014 12:03 pm

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Longtime activist for indigenous rights, sustainability to speak on environmental stewardship

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, speaks at Bates on March 3.

Tuesday

February 18, 2014 1:10 pm

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Indigenous rights and environmental activist Oren Lyons to discuss sustainability

Chief Oren Lyons, a Native American leader and environmental activist, offers a lecture on March 3.

Friday

January 31, 2014 12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.