Stories about "Diversity"
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.

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

Thursday, February 2, 2012 3:59 pm

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

Cultural critic and music journalist Touré.
Cultural critic Touré to speak in Feb. 8 OIE event

Thursday, January 26, 2012 10:41 am

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.

Slide Show: Highlights of 2012 MLK Day observance

Friday, January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

Cultural critic and music journalist Touré.
Novelist Senna, cultural critic Touré to offer insights on racial identity in OIE events

Friday, January 20, 2012 12:08 pm

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).

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

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 2:12 pm

"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

Sankofa performs during Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2011.
King Day and Weekend events

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:33 pm

Here's a schedule, updated Jan. 12, of events related to the observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 16, 2012.

Professor Julian Agyeman. Photograph by Kelvin Ma, Tufts University.
King Day to showcase environmental justice

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 9:30 pm

Julian Agyeman, a pioneering environmental justice and sustainability advocate, offers the King Day keynote Jan. 16.

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