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"Ashley," an oil painting by Mahala Sacra, on display in the Senior Thesis Exhibition.
Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

Monday, March 31, 2014 1:44 pm

The 2014 "Senior Thesis Exhibition" and a display of posters from an influential period in Polish graphics arts open on April 4 at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Franciszek Starowieyski's 1963 poster promotes a Polish production of T.S. Eliot's play "The Family Reunion."
‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

Monday, March 31, 2014 1:09 pm

The Bates College Museum of Art showcases posters from Poland promoting cultural events from the 1960s to the 2000s.

"Sunday Kind of Love," an oil painting on canvas by Singha Hon.
2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

Monday, March 31, 2014 12:58 pm

The exhibition underscores a special, student-focused relationship between the Museum of Art and the Department of Art and Visual Culture.

The Assad Family in performance.
Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Friday, March 28, 2014 12:50 pm

Featuring brothers called "the best two-guitar team in existence," the Assad Family brings their "Brazilian Songbook" program to Bates on April 6.

Edmund Muskie '36 is sworn in as U.S. secretary of state by longtime friend and adviser Frank Coffin '40, a federal judge at the time. Looking on are, from left, President Jimmy Carter; Muskie's daughter Ellen Muskie Allen; and his wife, Jane Muskie.
On Ed Muskie’s 100th birthday, six things everyone should know

Thursday, March 27, 2014 2:08 pm

On his centennial today, what everyone should know about Edmund Muskie '36, our iconic U.S. statesman and environmental pioneer.

Rebecca Goetz '00 is author of he Baptism of Early Virginia: How Christianity Created Race (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012).
Historian Joe Hall favors Goetz ’00 and ‘The Baptism of Early Viriginia’ in Elite 8 matchup

Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:00 pm

Why not join a March Madness competition where you have a real rooting interest?

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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!

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