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Saturday

May 30, 2015 5:17 pm

Women’s rowing wins NCAA Division III Championship

Women’s rowing wins NCAA Division III Championship

In dramatic and unexpected fashion, women’s rowing won the college’s first-ever NCAA team championship Saturday in Gold River, Calif.

Friday

May 29, 2015 9:33 am

Women rowers poised for NCAA grand finals tomorrow, May 30

Women rowers poised for NCAA grand finals tomorrow, May 30

After winning preliminary heats this morning, women’s rowing heads into Saturday’s NCAA grand finals favorited to win the college’s first NCAA team championship. Is this the year? Our hearts say yes. The reality plays out tomorrow.

Monday

May 18, 2015 1:57 pm

‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

‘Working Weekend’ alumni say: Harmonize your interests, strengths

Bates College alumni helped students explore how to create meaning in their working lives during the May 16 “Working Weekend” event.

Tuesday

May 12, 2015 2:32 pm

Dissanayake ’09 to perform in May 14 gamelan, puppetry event

Dissanayake ’09 to perform in May 14 gamelan, puppetry event

Sulochana Dissanayake ’09 has come back to Bates College to work with students and take part in a performance of puppetry and gamelan music on May 14.

Friday

May 8, 2015 9:39 am

Language Arts Live returns with famed poet from Northern Ireland

Language Arts Live returns with famed poet from Northern Ireland

Bates College welcomes prize-winning Northern Irish poet Sinèad Morrissey for a reading on May 8.

Monday

April 27, 2015 10:37 am

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

Dance alumni to perform, pay tribute to program founder Plavin

On May 2, dozens of dance alumni return to Bates College to perform in a reunion concert and pay tribute to dance program founder Marcy Plavin.

Friday

April 10, 2015 12:33 pm

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

Interactive technology drives weekend’s senior thesis performance

In performances April 10-12, the Bates College theater-dance piece “Transparency” is driven by interactive multimedia.

Tuesday

April 7, 2015 9:01 am

Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances

Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances

With 343 victories and six NCAA Tournament appearances, Murphy “has led his programs with the utmost integrity, an amazing work ethic and a passion for excellence,” said Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh.

Friday

April 3, 2015 11:00 am

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Bates College Museum of Art displays work of 11 senior art majors

Eleven studio art majors show the results of their yearlong senior thesis projects in the annual Senior Thesis Exhibition at…

Thursday

April 2, 2015 4:14 pm

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

In museum show, Maine artist explores words in imagery

A Maine artist who explores the use of language as a visual element, Greg Shattenberg shows work in a Bates College Museum of Art show opening April 10.