Stories about "Diversity"
One-man show at Bates College illuminates experiences of people of color

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 3:01 pm

Actor, educator and writer Steven Tejada brings his one-man show Boogie Down Journeys to Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St.

College-access program head fills swing dean position

Tuesday, November 9, 2010 3:26 pm

Michael Martinez of Dallas, Texas, has joined an unusual and innovative Bates initiative for enhancing student diversity. Currently director of a highly successful college access program for high school students, Martinez joins Bates as associate dean for admission and student transition on Dec. 1.

Expert on American Indian and Native Hawaiian issues to speak

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 3:21 pm

An expert in American Indian and Native Hawaiian history and culture speaks at Bates College at 4:15 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in Room G21, Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). Professor of history, American studies and American Indian studies at the University of Minnesota, David Chang presents the talk Borderlands in a World at Sea: Konkow Indians, Native Hawaiians and South Chinese in Global and National Spaces, 1860s-1880s.

Slide show features Homecoming 2010

Monday, November 1, 2010 12:34 pm

“Reach out,” said Larry Handerhan ’05 during a Saturday-afternoon Homecoming panel discussion...

Homecoming spotlights the wide range of Bates pride

Thursday, October 28, 2010 10:00 pm

Whether it’s harkening back to gridiron triumphs a half-century ago, celebrating Bates’...

Times Union interviews roots musician Corey Harris '91 about new album

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 10:55 am

Albany Times Union contributor Michael Eck speaks to roots musician Corey Harris...

Sept. 7 Convocation to focus on decision-making, shared purposes

Friday, September 3, 2010 10:02 am

Bates College opens its 145th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with Convocation ceremonies welcoming the approximately 500 members of the Class of 2014. President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Professor Marcus Bruce, chair of the Bates religious studies department, are the featured speakers, with Hansen giving an address on How We Decide and Bruce focusing on A Shared Vocation that the new students are entering into.

Video: Growing a community of new math and science scholars

Tuesday, August 31, 2010 4:27 pm

At Bates, we know that we must cultivate future scientists from a...

Students Still Love the Sixties

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

What is it about the ’60s that inspires students? In April 1960,...

Boning Up

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

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