Stories about "Diversity"
Wabanaki high school students check out Bates

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 3:15 pm

As part of a program to raise aspirations and increase awareness of college opportunities, 10 high school students from Maine's Wabanaki tribes visited Bates, Bowdoin and Colby colleges over three days in early July. The program is just one example of "many coordinated efforts by the three colleges and tribal representatives" to reach out to the Native American communities, said Jared Cash '04, the Bates associate dean of admissions who coordinated the Bates visit.

Leading to change

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 3:27 pm

Shifting U.S. demographics intersect with Bates' forward-looking mission

My City Was Gone

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 12:30 pm

In the year's major exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art, 17 artists show their response to a disorienting urban transformation in China

Inside China

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 11:56 am

As China becomes a global player, Bates economist Margaret Maurer-Fazio and her students have ringside seats.

Community Fabric

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 10:39 am

The Harward Center and a fledgling Lewiston museum weave a working partnership.

Images of Bates: June 2008

Friday, June 20, 2008 12:00 pm

Images of Bates College in June 2008.

New England-style fiddling opens Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Monday, June 16, 2008 12:00 pm

The New England folk music trio Hope Hoffman and Kittlish open the 2008 Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series with a performance at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 10, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college's Lake Andrews.

Community Fabric

Sunday, June 1, 2008 12:00 pm

'Responsive and willing' is how curator Dumas describes faculty interest in Museum L-A projects, while Scobey notes that faculty engages about half of Bates' 1,700 students in 'significant community-based learning,' from internships to research.

Bob's Job Says Goodbye

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 10:27 am

“Your job has been outsourced to India.” I shouldn’t have been surprised — though a week earlier, at our insurance company’s Holiday Concert Celebration, the CEO had trumpeted our “three-times-the-industry growth rate” over hot hors d’oeuvres and good tidings.

Dressing for Dinner

Sunday, May 11, 2008 12:13 pm

The annual International Dinner offers a spectrum of colors and cuisine, says...

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