Archives for "Diversity"
Historically Black

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 11:34 am

Spelman and Morehouse colleges offer something that Bates can't — and that's just the point.

Famed civil rights attorney Morris Dees to speak at Bates May 8

Monday, May 5, 2008 2:49 pm

Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, will deliver a keynote address, "With Justice for All in Our Multicultural Nation," at 4 p.m. May 8 in the Bates College Chapel.

Brooklyn

Thursday, May 1, 2008 12:00 pm

He was drawn to this Brooklyn neighborhood for many of the same reasons he chose Bates

Amandla! presents seventh annual Black Campus Conference

Friday, March 14, 2008 10:39 am

Amandla!, the African American student organization at Bates College, presents its seventh annual Black Campus Conference on Saturday, March 15. Members of the public are invited to attend at no charge.

Mays Men attend Morehouse College inauguration

Tuesday, March 4, 2008 11:06 am

A group of male students, faculty and staff of African and Latino descent known as the "Mays Men" has emerged at Bates College. Founded in fall 2007 by Czerny Brasuell, director of the college's Multicultural Center, the group seeks to emulate the values that defined the phrase "Morehouse Men" during the Morehouse College presidency (1940-67) of Benjamin Elijah Mays '20, a mentor to Martin Luther King Jr.

Historically Black

Saturday, March 1, 2008 2:13 pm

Spelman and Morehouse colleges offer something that Bates can't — and that's just the point

World Music Week explores music and dance of India, Indonesia

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 2:23 pm

With the theme "Musical Legacies of South and Southeast Asia," Bates College students and faculty, as well as internationally esteemed performers, present the college's World Music Week from March 5 through March 15.

Mays and King

Friday, February 1, 2008 2:21 pm

Lawrence Carter, presenter of the keynote address for the College’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance on Jan. 21, talked partly about the influence that Benjamin E. Mays ’20 had on the great civil rights leader. “You can see Mays all through King,” said Carter, professor of religion at Morehouse College.

2008 Martin Luther King Day: a slide show

Thursday, January 31, 2008 12:00 pm

The 2008 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance at Bates College focused on "Modernizing King: Old Roots, New Struggle." Each year, Bates observes King's birthday by suspending regular classes and focusing community attention on special programming throughout the day.

Bates presents acclaimed multimedia piece by DJ Spooky

Tuesday, January 29, 2008 3:39 pm

Paul D. Miller, the musician, essayist and media artist also known as DJ Spooky, presents a live performance of his internationally renowned multimedia project "Rebirth of a Nation" at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Lewiston Middle School, 75 Central Ave.

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