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Thursday

August 9, 2012
5:15 pm

Slide Show: Summer Scholars dive into college life

Summer scholars are academically gifted first-year students who might be unfamiliar with the ins and outs of the college experience.

Slide Show: Summer Scholars dive into college life

Thursday

February 2, 2012
4:28 pm

Fashion show focuses on traditional and contemporary African styles

Traditional and contemporary fashions from Africa are the focus of Bates’ premiere Inside Africa Fashion Show on Feb. 10.

Fashion show focuses on traditional and contemporary African styles

Tuesday

January 17, 2012
2:43 pm

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

For a performance Jan. 13, performer, educator, activist and slam poetry champion Marc Bamuthi Joseph took the Olin Concert Hall stage—only to leave it again.

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

Friday

January 13, 2012
4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Wednesday

November 9, 2011
7:55 pm

Trade screen time for inner view, Belsky urges

Present Tense: Being Here and Now in a Nonstop World encourages a break from the little screen and a re-engagement with the spiritual self.

Trade screen time for inner view, Belsky urges

Tuesday

October 11, 2011
2:54 pm

Physicist Childress among 'spin doctors' making quantum discovery

While physicists have been able for decades to measure the spin state of a single atom in a vacuum, previous techniques for measuring the spin of a single electron or nucleus in a solid state disturb surrounding spins. Now researchers including Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, have developed a way to measure spin that avoids this problem.

Monday

September 26, 2011
10:47 am

Concert includes video, music, desert tales and 'signseeker-walkabouts'

A Native American musician and visual artist, a singer from a self-described fusion-trance-zouk band, a video artist and an avant-garde composer join forces for a multimedia experience at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College, 75 Russell St. Artist-performer Brad Kahlhamer and vocalist Kelsey Barrett of the Brooklyn-based band Effi Briest offer their program “Yondering.” They share the evening with video artist Ursula Scherrer and composer-bassist Kato Hideki, who create abstract sound-and-light pieces. All the artists hail from New York City.

Monday

September 26, 2011
10:43 am

Wenzel leads $600,000, NSF-funded effort to develop online chemistry curriculum

A newly awarded $600,000 National Science Foundation grant is supporting an innovative national effort led by a Bates College professor to create an in-depth, online chemistry curriculum.

Wenzel leads $600,000, NSF-funded effort to develop online chemistry curriculum

Thursday

September 15, 2011
11:03 am

Independent profiles international Internet entrepreneur Buckman '91

The Independent profiles John Buckman ’91, calling him “a man without borders, who splits his time between London and Silicon…

Thursday

July 28, 2011
1:15 pm

Student e-commerce site catches CNNMoney's eye

If you’ve bought a four-pound can of tuna at a warehouse store, you know buying in bulk pays off. But…