Stories about "Diversity"
As Bates-hosted C3 summit starts, Crystal Williams speaks to the imperative to diversify faculty at U.S. colleges
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 5:57 pm
When students learn from faculty who are from many backgrounds, it "opens all students to the idea of possibility — both for themselves and for others," Williams says.
Thursday, April 23, 2015 2:28 pm
Bates College recently received two grants, totaling more than $1.4 million, from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to advance faculty diversity.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 11:45 am
Bates College presents its fourth Inside Africa Fashion Show on March 7.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 10:44 am
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2015, Bates College examine the great civil rights leader's commitment to nonviolent action — and places it in the context of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y., and on the international stage.
Monday, November 17, 2014 11:09 am
The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.
Monday, November 3, 2014 3:18 pm
Inspired by a phrase from the Bates mission statement, eight students will address the concept of the "transformative power of our differences" in a TED-style event on Nov. 8.
Friday, October 3, 2014 8:00 am
A makeover of an old Chase Hall dining space has created a neighborly, see-and-be-seen home for the Office of Intercultural Education.
Friday, August 22, 2014 11:00 am
How did Jones make the play feel like "a black play written by a black writer for a black audience"?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 8:36 am
A queer, transgender Asian American slam poet from Hawaii, Kit Yan performs on May 8.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4:18 pm
In an exploration of the Latin American presence in Maine, Latino/a members of the Bates community offer a performance on May 2.