Stories about "Diversity"
Sports Notes: squash standout Cheri-Ann Parris '13

Friday, February 11, 2011 1:23 pm

Barbados native Cheri-Ann Parris ’13 contributes an island attitude to Bates squash...

A kaleidoscope of beliefs at the Multifaith Banquet

Friday, February 11, 2011 8:49 am

Feeling torn between two colleges on the eve of the acceptance deadline,...

Back in 2010, the central figures in the Bates Magazine story about Rachell Segall '91 serving as a gestational carrier for her friends gather for a baby shower. From left, Tony Hurley
'91, Rachel Segall '91,
Erik Mercer '91, and
Sandro Sechi. (Lorenzo Ciniglio for Bates College).
‘A Generous Thing for Friends’

Friday, February 11, 2011 8:29 am

Rachel Segall ’91 carries a baby for Erik Mercer ’91 and Sandro...

Fifty years later, To Kill a Mockingbird still a call to action

Monday, February 7, 2011 2:34 pm

As Cairo’s protesters march across world stage, it’s easy to equate activism...

Panel, lecture focus on material culture of Wabanaki Indians

Thursday, February 3, 2011 4:04 pm

A panel discussion and lecture at Bates College on Feb. 11 will focus on the material culture of the Wabanaki people, the Native Americans that include Maine's Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Micmac and Maliseet tribes.

Race in a Post-Human World talks resume with look at pop music, mobile technologies

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 1:40 pm

Continuing a Bates series exploring the impacts of technology on concepts of race, Alexander Weheliye, an authority on African American culture at Northwestern University, offers the lecture "Ring Ring Ring: Popular Music and Mobile Technologies" at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Leading intellectual of the hip-hop generation to speak

Thursday, January 27, 2011 9:40 am

One of the nation's leading intellectuals of the hip-hop generation, Marc Lamont Hill speaks at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

'Sankofa': Reflections of the African Diaspora on the Schaeffer stage

Thursday, January 20, 2011 1:45 pm

Culminating the college’s Jan. 17 observances of Martin Luther King Jr. Day,...

'Destroy what destroys us,' says Service of Worship speaker

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 4:36 pm

"It's been a long, a long time coming, but I know a change is gonna come." The hopeful words of the Sam Cooke song sung by soloist Megan Guynes '11 made a fitting opening for the Jan. 16 Memorial Service of Worship that began Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates.

MLK Day: Bates explores non-violent activism past, present and future

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 3:09 pm

In case you think that all the heavy lifting in the cause of social justice is over and done with, the Rev. James Lawson has news for you. "I am absolutely convinced" that the 21st century will be the time for a social justice movement that overshadows the transformative campaigns of the previous century, Lawson told a Bates College audience gathered on Jan. 17 to celebrate the life and work of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

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