Archives for "Student organizations"

Tuesday

January 20, 2004 11:36 am

College Republicans sponsor post-Address analysis

The Bates community is invited to the Frye Street Union lounge 8:45 p.m. Tuesday to watch President George W. Bush deliver his State of the Union Address and follow it with an informal discussion led by Professor of History Steve Hochstadt.

Thursday

January 15, 2004 11:48 am

Democratic contender Kucinich visits Bates

Rep. Dennis Kucinich, an Ohio congressman and Democratic White House contender, stopped at Bates College during his Lewiston visit, Jan. 14.

Sunday

October 12, 2003 2:30 pm

Former U.S. Sen. Max Cleland discusses veterans' issues

Max Cleland, a Vietnam veteran and former U.S. senator from Georgia, discusses veterans’ issues and the impact the Bush administration has had on American military veterans in a speech at 5:30 p.m. today in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, Bates College, Campus Avenue.

Tuesday

September 23, 2003 9:23 am

Symposium celebrates 100 years of "The Souls of Black Folks"

In a symposium Friday and Saturday, Oct. 10-11, faculty and guests from as far away as Germany will use music, drama and scholarly presentations to mark the 100th anniversary of a milestone in African American thought.

Tuesday

September 16, 2003 11:50 am

Guster to perform

Guster to perform

The tuneful, droll and Tufts-bred trio Guster performs in an all-ages concert at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building (“Gray Cage”), 130 Central Avenue.

Friday

August 29, 2003 10:56 am

Freewill Folk Society presents Old Time Fiddle Festival

Folk music players and fans from around the region will converge in Lewiston on Friday evening and Saturday, Sept. 12-13, for the first annual Old Time Fiddle Festival. Featuring respected musicians from Maine, New Hampshire, Nova Scotia and Ireland, the festival’s workshops, mini-concerts and a contradance will be held on campus, while a Saturday evening concert by the band BeĆ²lach takes place at nearby Lewiston Middle School.

Tuesday

August 19, 2003 11:22 am

College Republicans host school-choice debate

Education experts on both sides of the school-choice issue debate the question in an event organized by the Bates College Republicans at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, in the Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Avenue. The panel discussion — titled “School Choice: The Right Choice for Maine?” — is open to the public at no charge.

Tuesday

March 25, 2003 10:53 am

West Coast indie bands to rock for WRBC

To celebrate the end of the academic year, WRBC-FM presents three up-and-coming independent bands in concert: Hella, The Quails and The Aislers Set. This concert sponsored by the college radio station will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday, March 30, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St. The show is free and open to the public.

Tuesday

March 4, 2003 3:39 pm

Roe v. Wade attorney to speak during Women's History Month

In an event marking the 30th anniversary of the decision that legalized abortion in the United States, Sarah Weddington, the attorney who won Roe v. Wade, will give a talk titled Some Leaders are Born Women! at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell Street. A reception and book-signing will follow the lecture, all of which the public is invited to attend free of charge

Friday

February 7, 2003 4:18 pm

Bates Democrats plan tribute to the late Sen. Paul Wellstone of Minnesota

Inviting attendees to pen letters to their congressional representatives for or against invading Iraq, the Bates Democrats will host a tribute in words and song to the life and accomplishments of the late U.S. Sen. Paul Wellstone of Minnesota at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.