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Wednesday

October 15, 2014
12:00 pm

Blame the coffee cake? Once-enchanted student mailboxes face extinction

Bates joins just a handful of U.S. colleges in eliminating physical mailboxes in favor of the one-stop, package-center approach.

Blame the coffee cake? Once-enchanted student mailboxes face extinction

Wednesday

October 15, 2014
10:54 am

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

An author, scholar and rabbi, Jay Michaelson discusses optimum ways to discuss Israel and Palestine in campus settings on Oct. 29.

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

Monday

October 13, 2014
9:58 am

Jazz pianist Roberts, singer-songwriters Campbell and Edwards bound for Bates

Jazz pianist Marcus Roberts and his combo return to Bates College on Oct. 19. Maine musicians Jonathan Edwards and Don Campbell share the Olin Arts Center stage on Oct. 25.

Jazz pianist Roberts, singer-songwriters Campbell and Edwards bound for Bates

Tuesday

October 7, 2014
4:39 pm

Theater majors present Vietnam War drama, boxing play as thesis projects

For theater majors Gunnar Manchester ’15 and Jonathan Schwolsky ’15, senior thesis involves both putting on a challenging production and exploring their creative and intellectual process in writing.

Theater majors present Vietnam War drama, boxing play as thesis projects

Tuesday

October 7, 2014
4:26 pm

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

One of the most diverse performance programs in Bates College dance, the Parents & Family Weekend Dance Concert takes place Oct. 11-12.

Parents & Family Weekend highlights include annual smorgasbord of dance

Tuesday

October 7, 2014
9:05 am

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

Frank Glazer, a pianist of international renown and a Bates College artist in residence, performs sonatas by Beethoven, including some of the composer’s best-loved, on Oct. 10.

‘Moonlight’ among the gems as pianist Glazer offers Beethoven sonatas

Friday

September 26, 2014
9:44 am

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

The Language Arts Live series at Bates College presents CAConrad, known for an approach to writing called “(soma)tic poetics,” Oct. 1 and 2.

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

Friday

September 26, 2014
9:16 am

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

With its performers dispersed throughout the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, New York City’s Metropolis Ensemble presents the innovative site-specific piece “Brownstone” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

Friday

September 26, 2014
8:56 am

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Praised by the New York Times for a “huge, authoritative presence,” pianist Gerald Clayton and his band perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Monday

September 22, 2014
4:46 pm

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Josip Novakovich, an award-winning writer known for his depictions of the Yugoslav war of the 1990s, reads from his work on Sept. 25.

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read