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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’

Thursday

February 14, 2013
3:16 pm

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

English professor Theri Pickens has organized a March 2 symposium that will show students how knowledge about identity and difference can be put into practice in the workaday world.

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

Tuesday

February 5, 2013
4:19 pm

CANCELED: Feb. 11 talk by author of ‘Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome’

Please watch bates.edu/events for information about a new date for DeGruy.

CANCELED: Feb. 11 talk by author of ‘Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome’