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Friday

February 28, 2014
5:56 am

‘Agent provocateur’ Thomas Tracy is 2014 Kroepsch honoree for excellence in teaching

For students, the intrinsic value of studying philosophy is a “richer and more interesting life.”

‘Agent provocateur’ Thomas Tracy is 2014 Kroepsch honoree for excellence in teaching

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.

Wednesday

January 22, 2014
10:19 am

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.

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

Friday

January 10, 2014
2:04 pm

In Bates talk, anthropologist Lynch ’89 to share lessons from a factory’s reliance on elderly workers

Caitrin Lynch ’89, author of a book studying a factory whose workers are a median age of 74, gives a talk based on her research on Jan. 13.

In Bates talk, anthropologist Lynch ’89 to share lessons from a factory’s reliance on elderly workers

Monday

January 6, 2014
1:30 pm

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Opening on Jan. 23 are Bates College Museum of Art exhibitions exploring the field of collage and shamanist objects from northern Vietnam.

Museum of Art presents major collage exhibition, unique show of shaman objects from Vietnam

Monday

January 6, 2014
12:58 pm

‘How to Make the Universe Right’: a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

In an exhibition believed to be the most extensive of its kind in the United States, the Bates College Museum…

‘How to Make the Universe Right’: a landmark exhibition of shamanist objects from Vietnam

Friday

December 13, 2013
12:00 pm

Debate concludes brilliant fall campaign ranked sixth in U.S.

“Incredibly successful” is how Director of Debate Jan Hovden describes the fall campaign.

Debate concludes brilliant fall campaign ranked sixth in U.S.

Tuesday

December 10, 2013
10:33 am

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Spencer shared how Bates embraces technology while staying true to its culture and principles.

Southern Maine’s TideSmart Radio interviews President Spencer

Wednesday

December 4, 2013
10:49 am

‘Intricate Glances’ in a senior thesis dance piece

Bates College dance major Colleen Fitzgerald performs “Intricate Glances Will Meet Here” Dec. 6-7.

‘Intricate Glances’ in a senior thesis dance piece

Tuesday

December 3, 2013
12:47 pm

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award

A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….

Bates-directed climate project in Shetland Islands wins environmental award