Archives for "Diversity"
Suzanne Salkind '90, managing director of the Human Rights Campaign.
Pride Week events include singer DavEnd, national LGBT advocate Salkind ’90

Friday, April 27, 2012 2:29 pm

A drag show, a discussion about LGBT activism and a film about homophobia in athletics are among public offerings during Pride Week at Bates.

Marc Bamuthi Joseph, shown at center during the "Life is Living" festival, Chicago, 2009. Photo by Bethanie Hines.
‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ breaks boundaries April 27-28

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 1:22 pm

Bates College and the Bates Dance Festival present this widely acclaimed multimedia production "red, black & GREEN: a blues" April 27-28.

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Video: Sankofa’s Cross Cultural Journey

Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00 pm

Rob Little '12 looks at a Sankofa production, an exploration of African diasporic experiences through performing arts.

Ozzie Jones '92 offers advice at a Bates-hosted conference for black and Latino male students. Photograph by Simone Schriger '14.
A sampling of advice from the Conference for Black and Latino Men

Friday, March 16, 2012 2:20 pm

A sampling of advice from the “Conference for Black & Latino Men from Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges."

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Shatter stereotypes, black and Latino male students told

Friday, March 16, 2012 2:14 pm

"To the Summit: A Conference of Black and Latino Men from Colby, Bates and Bowdoin Colleges" aimed to prime participants for success.

Happy diners think globally and eat locally at the 2012 International Dinner, held March 3 in the Gray Athletic Building. Photograph by Simone Schriger '14.
Senses swoon, cultures connect at the International Dinner

Monday, March 12, 2012 4:08 pm

The annual International Dinner, which was held this year on March 3, is a feast for all the senses.

Eben Miller '96 is the author of "Born Along the Color Line: The 1933 Amenia Conference and the Rise of a National Civil Rights Movement." (Oxford University Press, 2012.)
Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

Monday, March 12, 2012 11:08 am

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben...

Thomas Shapiro of Brandeis University.
For Unity Conference, Amandla! presents expert on racial wealth gap

Thursday, February 9, 2012 8:37 am

An expert on public policy and racial inequality, Thomas Shapiro speaks on the racial wealth gap on Feb. 11.

Cast members in the Robinson Players' production of "The Laramie Project": Alanna Hoffman '15 as the Narrator; Nick Auer '15 as Jon Peacock, Matthew Shepard's academic advisor; Jonathan Schwolsky '15 as Tectonic Theater Project member Andy Paris.
Robinson Players to present powerful, provocative ‘Laramie Project’

Monday, February 6, 2012 3:30 pm

Seeking to spark constructive dialogue on campus and in the community, Bates' Robinson Players present "The Laramie Project."

Modeling Nigerian dresses for the Inside Africa Fashion Show are sophomores Folarera Fasawe, Michelle Pham and Nicole Kanu.
Fashion show focuses on traditional and contemporary African styles

Thursday, February 2, 2012 4:28 pm

Traditional and contemporary fashions from Africa are the focus of Bates' premiere Inside Africa Fashion Show on Feb. 10.

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