Archives for "Diversity"
May 11, 2008 12:13 pm
The annual International Dinner offers a spectrum of colors and cuisine, says Sulochana Dissanayake ’09 of Colombo, Sri Lanka. “The…
May 11, 2008 11:49 am
Among workshops that Bates held on Jan. 21 to honor Martin Luther King Jr., one stood out by virtue of its subject: Bates itself.
May 9, 2008 2:47 pm
“Selfishness and greed have toppled many great empires in the past,” Southern Poverty Law Center co-founder Morris Dees told a Bates audience on May 8.
May 8, 2008 4:00 pm
Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke on civil rights and multi-culturalism. (Total time: 1:07:42)
May 6, 2008 11:34 am
Spelman and Morehouse colleges offer something that Bates can’t — and that’s just the point.
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.
May 1, 2008 12:00 pm
He was drawn to this Brooklyn neighborhood for many of the same reasons he chose Bates
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.
March 4, 2008 12:00 pm
During his Bates residency, Corey Harris ’91 spoke to students in an introductory course on the Francophone world.
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.