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Friday

November 8, 2013
9:55 am

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

The program is “all about aligning the students’ ambition with opportunities,” Spencer said.

Harvard media report on President Spencer, ‘godmother’ of Crimson Summer Academy, speaking at anniversary event

Thursday

November 7, 2013
1:53 pm

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Celebrating the depth and variety of African culture, Bates presents the third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show on Nov. 8

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Thursday

September 5, 2013
2:59 pm

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

Manal Alsharif, an advocate for women’s rights in Saudi Arabia, launches a series of events at Bates exploring human diversity on Sept. 18.

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

Tuesday

August 13, 2013
12:00 pm

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Zuhayr Reaz ’16 is doing fieldwork in support of WaterAid in in his home country of Bangladesh, where nearly one…

Summer Student Research: Reaz ’16 pursues clean water for the slums of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Monday

August 12, 2013
1:34 pm

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Williams will oversee the Office of Equity and Diversity and the Office of Intercultural Education and serve as a member of the president’s senior staff.

Crystal Ann Williams named associate vice president and chief diversity officer

Friday

March 22, 2013
11:30 am

Biographer of the Rev. Benjamin Mays ’20 to speak at Bates

Bates presents award-winning Benjamin Mays biographer Randal Maurice Jelks on March 25.

Biographer of the Rev. Benjamin Mays ’20 to speak at Bates

Wednesday

March 6, 2013
1:10 pm

Inside Africa Fashion Show explores traditional fashions, Africa’s worldwide influence

Reflecting the influence of African fashion abroad as well as the diversity of the continent’s apparel, the second annual Inside Africa Fashion Show takes place March 15.

Inside Africa Fashion Show explores traditional fashions, Africa’s worldwide influence

Monday

March 4, 2013
12:35 pm

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Four alumni panelists discuss the connections between the classroom and their careers.

Local alumni share how Bates prepared them for the workplace

Thursday

February 28, 2013
3:39 pm

Theologian to argue for close links between Christian theology, queer theory

A Massachusetts theologian will make the case for close links between Christian theology and queer theory in a lecture on March 12.

Theologian to argue for close links between Christian theology, queer theory

Thursday

February 28, 2013
3:06 pm

University of British Columbia sociologist to discuss outlook for ‘gayborhoods’

A sociologist from the University of British Columbia discusses the future of longstanding ‘gayborhoods’ in a March 11 talk.

University of British Columbia sociologist to discuss outlook for ‘gayborhoods’