Archives for "Bates values"

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:59 pm

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

Three days, three big Bates concerts: songs of Hanns Eisler, Glazer’s 99th, singer McCalla

In three separate performances Feb. 7-9, Bates presents Maine’s best-known pianist, music by Austrian composer Hanns Eisler and a concert by Leyla McCalla.

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:53 pm

Taking a break from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer McCalla to perform

Taking a break from the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer McCalla to perform

Leyla McCalla, a singer-songwriter who has been likened to Billie Holiday, performs on Feb. 9.

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:34 pm

Pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer to mark 99th birthday with Bates concert

Pianist, artist-in-residence Glazer to mark 99th birthday with Bates concert

Pianist Frank Glazer, artist in residence at Bates, gives a special 99th-birthday concert featuring music of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and…

Friday

January 31, 2014 3:23 pm

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano, pianist present evening of songs by Austrian composer

Soprano Karyn Levitt and pianist Eric Ostling perform songs by Hanns Eisler in translations by Eric Bentley on Feb. 7.

Friday

January 31, 2014 12:45 pm

In Central Europe, Phillips Fellow Baumann ’14 sought missing pieces of a family puzzle

Rachel Baumann’s interest in her grandparents gained new intensity when, supported by a Phillips Fellowship, she spent summer 2013 researching their story of courage, audacity and survival as Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe.

Friday

January 31, 2014 12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.

Thursday

January 30, 2014 2:44 pm

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

“It’s hard to comprehend billions of years,” says geology professor Mike Retelle.

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 9:09 am

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

Renovated Pettigrew Hall welcomes ‘age of the screen’

The $1.2 million renovation features the new Digital Media Studios, a boon for faculty and students who use the screen to teach and learn.

Wednesday

January 22, 2014 10:19 am

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

As debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges made clear, discussing Martin Luther King’s dream raises more questions than it answers.

Tuesday

January 21, 2014 5:35 pm

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Images include Sunday’s memorial service, the keynote program Monday, the Benjamin Mays Debate between Bates and Morehouse, and the evening arts performance by Sankofa.