Archives for "Diversity"

Monday

March 12, 2012 4:08 pm

Senses swoon, cultures connect at the International Dinner

Senses swoon, cultures connect at the International Dinner

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

Monday

March 12, 2012 11:08 am

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

Press Herald interviews historian Miller ’96 on early civil rights movement

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier offers a Q&A interview with Eben Miller ’96, whose book Born Along the Color…

Thursday

February 9, 2012 8:37 am

For Unity Conference, Amandla! presents expert on racial wealth gap

For Unity Conference, Amandla! presents expert on racial wealth gap

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

Monday

February 6, 2012 3:30 pm

Robinson Players to present powerful, provocative ‘Laramie Project’

Robinson Players to present powerful, provocative ‘Laramie Project’

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

Thursday

February 2, 2012 4:28 pm

Fashion show focuses on traditional and contemporary African styles

Fashion show focuses on traditional and contemporary African styles

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

Thursday

February 2, 2012 3:59 pm

OIE to present Dawoud Bey, a photographer who looks beyond stereotypes

OIE to present Dawoud Bey, a photographer who looks beyond stereotypes

Renowned photographer Dawoud Bey discusses his work on Feb. 15 in the Mays Center.

Thursday

January 26, 2012 10:41 am

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Touré, a journalist and commentator whom Newsweek editor Tina Brown described as “a one-man media conglomerate,” offers his views on race, identity and 21st-century America at Bates on Feb. 8.

Friday

January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

Friday

January 20, 2012 12:08 pm

Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

In January and February, the Office of Intercultural Education presents talks on race, identity and 21st-century America by best-selling novelist Danzy Senna (Jan. 25) and author-cultural critic Touré (Feb. 8).

Tuesday

January 17, 2012 2:12 pm

King Day speaker proposes path to reconcile environmental sustainability, justice advocates

“Environmental quality and human equality are inextricably linked,” environmental policy expert Julian Agyeman stated in his Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address Jan. 16