Archives for "Innovation"
Exhibit weaves stories of Maine millworkers

Friday, June 13, 2008 12:00 pm

'Weaving a World: Lewiston's Millworkers, 1920-2008' describes the mills, millworkers and the social world they made ... [and] gives us a front-row seat on history.

Taking the first stroll down Alumni Walk (slideshow)

Sunday, June 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Having Walked the Walk for the first time, Jo Trogler Reynolds '58 gets ready to dive into her lobster dinner as Nancy Tyler Harris '59, whose husband is Kenneth '58, looks on.

Balanced Beam

Tuesday, May 13, 2008 10:44 am

Behind the Ben Ayers ’99–Kirsten Walter ’00 farmhouse, barn designer and friend Brad Morse ’99, along with neighbor Bruce Bell, was cutting beams from hemlock timbers that Bell and son Nat had milled. On Morse’s T-shirt was the phrase “Measure twice, cut once.” An understatement, actually, said Morse with a smile. “I’m pretty picky about everything, so I do it more than twice.”

With Justice for All in Our Multicultural Nation

Thursday, May 8, 2008 4:00 pm

Morris Dees, founder and chief trial counsel of the Southern Poverty Law Center, spoke on civil rights and multi-culturalism. (Total time: 1:07:42)

Get Smarter

Thursday, May 1, 2008 3:03 pm

Academic sparks really start to fly each spring, with signature events like the Mount David Summit and the Honors Banquet, as well as frequent announcements of postgraduate academic honors.

Slide show: Mount David Summit 2008

Tuesday, April 1, 2008 12:00 pm

The slide show features what has become a dynamic tradition at Bates: the annual Mount David Summit, held this year on March 28.

New Dining Commons at Bates College

Monday, March 10, 2008 12:00 pm

About 1,000 Bates people put the new dining Commons to the test over dinner on Monday, Feb. 25.

Emmy-winner Kevin Jackson ’01 knows the right shift points

Tuesday, March 4, 2008 12:00 pm

When he shifted from NFL Films to NASCAR Images in 2006, producer...

The Wedding Gift

Saturday, March 1, 2008 3:11 pm

Friends and family raise a barn, and some community spirit, at the farmhouse wedding of Kirsten Walter '00 and Ben Ayers '99

Writer-in-residence Farnsworth receives 2008 Kroepsch Award

Thursday, January 31, 2008 1:29 pm

In winning the 2008 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching, writer-in-residence Robert Farnsworth won praise from current and former students, including two alums who are prizewinning poets themselves. Farnsworth will deliver the Kroepsch address, "Psst!: Poems Teach Themselves," on Feb. 13.

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