Stories about "Bates values"
John Corrie conducts the Bates College Choir.
Choir to perform works by Haydn, Bates’ own Scott Ordway

Monday, March 17, 2014 10:43 am

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Haydn's "Lord Nelson Mass" and a piece by a Bates professor on March 21.

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Thanks to Bates commission, Maine dancers to debut new work by ALTERNATIVA on March 21

Monday, March 17, 2014 10:30 am

Ten Maine dancers including Bates faculty perform the world premiere of a piece by ALTERNATIVA on March 21 at SPACE Gallery in Portland.

A screen capture of an ad from the Honey Maid "This is Wholesome" campaign, featuring a gay male couple who have two children.
Politics professor Stephen Engel analyzes gay identity in Honey Maid’s ‘Wholesome’ ad

Friday, March 14, 2014 10:23 am

The ad "Dad and Papa" highlights the "contemporary boundaries and privileging of certain gay identities," Engel writes.

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Report by Walter Dillingham ’82 ‘cracks open the books’ on library endowments

Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:58 pm

You hear the word "endowment" and you probably think "college." But there's more out there, says Walter Dillingham '82.

Above is a watercolor that oceanographer Gregory Johnson '85 created, along with haiku to illustrate various concepts about climate change. (Copyright Gregory Johnson)
Haiku and watercolors help oceanographer Greg Johnson ’85 explain climate change

Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:55 am

He got the idea after making a major contribution to the report "Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis."

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Channel 6 TV news magazine profiles pianist Frank Glazer, now age 99

Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:15 am

"Ninety-nine? I can't believe it," Glazer says. "It's as though it's thrust upon you all of a sudden."

The Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Quiroga in performance, photographed by Íñigo Ibáñez/Quincena Musical.
Four days, four concerts: Sample a world of music at Olin

Friday, March 7, 2014 2:29 pm

The Olin Arts Center Concert Hall offers a musical world tour March 13-16.

The Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Quiroga in performance, photographed by Íñigo Ibáñez/Quincena Musical.
Olin quartet series resumes with Spain’s renowned Cuarteto Quiroga

Friday, March 7, 2014 2:28 pm

Bates presents the celebrated Spanish ensemble Cuarteto Quiroga with a program of Mozart, Bartok and Schoenberg on March 16.

Composer Scott Ordway conducts an orchestra.
With soloists Glazer and Parakilas, Bates Orchestra presents two-piano concerto

Friday, March 7, 2014 2:23 pm

Scott Ordway leads the Bates College Orchestra in a program including a Mozart concerto for two pianos on March 15.

Silk Trio presents classical, traditional music of China on March 14

Friday, March 7, 2014 2:16 pm

The Silk Trio, a group of innovative string players specializing in the music of China, performs on March 14.

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