Archives for "Diversity"
November 11, 2015 5:57 pm
As Bates-hosted C3 summit starts, Crystal Williams speaks to the imperative to diversify faculty at U.S. colleges
When students learn from faculty who are from many backgrounds, it “opens all students to the idea of possibility — both for themselves and for others,” Williams says.
April 23, 2015 2:28 pm
Bates College recently received two grants, totaling more than $1.4 million, from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to advance faculty diversity.
March 4, 2015 11:45 am
Bates College presents its fourth Inside Africa Fashion Show on March 7.
December 16, 2014 10:44 am
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2015, Bates College examine the great civil rights leader’s commitment to nonviolent action — and places it in the context of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y., and on the international stage.
November 17, 2014 11:09 am
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.
November 3, 2014 3:18 pm
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.
October 3, 2014 8:00 am
A makeover of an old Chase Hall dining space has created a neighborly, see-and-be-seen home for the Office of Intercultural Education.
August 22, 2014 11:00 am
How did Jones make the play feel like “a black play written by a black writer for a black audience”?
May 1, 2014 8:36 am
A queer, transgender Asian American slam poet from Hawaii, Kit Yan performs on May 8.
April 30, 2014 4:18 pm
In an exploration of the Latin American presence in Maine, Latino/a members of the Bates community offer a performance on May 2.