Stories about "Bates values"
Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 2:01 pm

Novelist Colson Whitehead reads from his work on March 27 in the Muskie Archives at Bates.

Members of the Gospelaires perform during Bates' 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Service in January.
Gospelaires concert to support refugee resettlement efforts

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 12:15 pm

The Gospelaires, a gospel ensemble comprising members of the Bates College and greater Lewiston-Auburn communities, host a concert on March 29 at the Gomes Chapel.

Kelton McMahon '05 (left) dives among coral reefs in the Red Sea. McMahon earned a doctorate from the joint MIT and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution program in oceanography. (Michael Berumen / Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
Alumni make ‘huge impact’ at international gathering of ocean researchers

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 12:00 pm

At Bates, these ocean scientists learned to "be fearless" in their approach to research.

Mount David Summit 2010. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Student research spans the disciplines at today’s Mount David Summit

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:45 am

The "premier academic event of the year" is today. Stop by if you're in the area!

Members of the Bates Dance Company. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Dance company leaps ahead with ‘Back Space,’ showcasing student choreography

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:35 am

Showcasing student choreography and videodance work, the Bates College Dance Company performs March 28-31.

During a field trip to Cliff Island, Professor of Geology Dykstra Eusden '80 teaches students how to identify and measure different rock formations in order to create a map in ArcGIS, a mapping and spacial analysis tool. (Judson Peck '11)
New film features stunning White Mountain views — and Bates geologist Dyk Eusden, too

Friday, March 21, 2014 8:59 am

Eusden enters the film as an expert who links the experiential with the geological.

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.

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.

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.

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