Archives for "Impact"
Global Lens 2008 film series continues with Argentinian, Iranian entries

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 12:11 pm

The Global Lens 2008 film series, a touring program of narrative feature films from Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia, continues at the Olin Arts Center, Bates College, this week with 7 p.m. screenings of the 2006 Iranian drama 'The Fish Fall in Love' on Wednesday, Nov. 5, in Room 104, and 'Kept and Dreamless' (Argentina, 2005) on Thursday, Nov. 6, in Room 105.

What's the Dam Point?

Saturday, November 1, 2008 11:46 am

Shortly after a press release announced Lynne Lewis' scholarly article on dam removal, the Bates environmental economist learned where her academic research really hits home.

Current Economic climate and Bates: A letter from President Hansen

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 9:21 am

In a letter to the Bates community, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen outlines the College's financial management strategies, policies and priorities in the face of global economic turbulence.

Alan Schwartz '61 sees the law end of the credit crisis

Friday, October 10, 2008 10:55 am

An expert in bankruptcy and corporate governance, Yale law professor Alan Schwartz...

Harward Center launches 2008-09 Civic Forum series

Monday, September 22, 2008 10:22 am

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships inaugurates its 2008-09 Civic Forum series with a talk by a leading scholar-activist on democratic renewal and civic engagement.

Economist Lynne Lewis measures dams' effects on property values

Monday, July 7, 2008 9:30 am

When a hydropower dam on Maine’s Kennebec River was taken out in...

Wabanaki high school students check out Bates

Wednesday, July 2, 2008 3:15 pm

As part of a program to raise aspirations and increase awareness of college opportunities, 10 high school students from Maine's Wabanaki tribes visited Bates, Bowdoin and Colby colleges over three days in early July. The program is just one example of "many coordinated efforts by the three colleges and tribal representatives" to reach out to the Native American communities, said Jared Cash '04, the Bates associate dean of admissions who coordinated the Bates visit.

My City Was Gone

Tuesday, July 1, 2008 12:30 pm

In the year's major exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art, 17 artists show their response to a disorienting urban transformation in China

Against Olympics backdrop, museum exhibit explores Chinese cityscape

Wednesday, May 28, 2008 11:15 am

As the 2008 Beijing Olympics put China in the global spotlight this summer, a photographic exhibition at the Bates College Museum of Art will offer alternative perspectives on that intriguing, dynamic nation. "Stairway to Heaven: From Chinese Streets to Monuments and Skyscrapers" showcases work by 17 Chinese artists who examine how economic reform, a new influx of personal wealth and rapid industrialization have changed the urban environment. The exhibit appears from June 7 through Dec. 14.

Tamara Wyche ’08 takes great heart and mind to law school

Friday, May 23, 2008 11:20 am

An ability to analyze complex situations, coupled with deep empathy, positions Tamara...

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