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A Bates crowd at the Courthouse Plaza on Lisbon Street listens to the all-college a cappella performance that concluded the 2012 "College Night in Town." Photograph by Michael Pasek '12.
College Night in Town: Students, L/A make it a date

Friday, May 11, 2012 4:15 pm

On the inaugural “College Night in Town” it was possible to sample and celebrate, in just a few hours, the diversity of what downtown Lewiston and Auburn have to offer.

First-year students Natacha Danon, left, and Olivia Krishnaswami are sharing a Davis Projects for Peace grant for a project in India. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
First-years receive Projects for Peace grant to support NGO in India

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 10:17 am

Two first-year students have received a Projects for Peace grant to stimulate economic growth and support a rural education initiative in India.

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Video: Kroepsch teaching award winner Vecsey inspires and demands

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4:06 pm

Katalin Vecsey enjoys figuring out characters in plays and shares a basic...

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Multimedia: Highlights of the 2012 Mount David Summit

Monday, April 9, 2012 3:39 pm

A day when Bates students "take the lid off" the exceptional academic work done every single day.

State Rep. Margaret Rotundo. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Political, educational leaders to share experiences in ‘Women and Leadership’ panel

Thursday, March 22, 2012 3:35 pm

Marking National Women's History Month, six female political and educational leaders discuss the challenges and achievements in their careers.

David Longdon '14, a Bates economics major from Accra, Ghana, spent summer 2011 as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-focused organization in Lewiston. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

Thursday, March 22, 2012 1:33 pm

For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.

This October 2010 image shows Mikey Pasek '12, right, with Jourdan Fanning '13, left moving furniture in the Office of Intercultural Education, a location that includes space for Bates Hillel. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Student profile: The apathy-free Mikey Pasek

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 4:41 pm

It isn’t Mikey Pasek’s style to grumble while waiting around for improvement. He makes change happen.

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...

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.

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