Archives for "Student organizations"

Friday

May 6, 2011 10:13 am

Amandla! presents lecture on environmental racism

Activist Omar Freilla presents a talk on issues within the environmental movement at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in the Keck Classroom (G52) in Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road. Sponsored by Amandla!, the event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday

May 4, 2011 2:51 pm

Annual Sangai Asia celebration features fireworks, Chinese food

The Bates student organization Sangai Asia celebrates the end of another academic year with food and fireworks on Friday, May 13, at the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater, adjacent to the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. The event begins at 7:30 p.m. with appetizers from Chopsticks, a Chinese restaurant in Lewiston. Around 9 p.m., the fireworks display over Lake Andrews begins.

Tuesday

May 3, 2011 11:47 am

Athlete Ally pledge signing wraps up Pride Festival

The Bates College student group OUTfront hosts the first Bates Pride Festival, starting with an outdoor concert at noon Thursday, May 5, on the lawn at the student residence at 280 College St.

Wednesday

April 27, 2011 2:23 pm

Downtown Records artists Cold War Kids come to Bates

Touring behind their third CD, the recently released Mine is Yours, indie pop-rockers Cold War Kids perform at Bates College at 9 p.m. Friday, April 29, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building (“Gray Cage”), 130 Central Ave.

Friday

March 4, 2011 2:26 pm

Student political organizations present Santorum, McAuliffe

The initiative of student political groups at Bates College has drawn to campus national figures from both ends of the ideological spectrum during a single week in March. Rick Santorum, a Republican who represented Pennsylvania in the U.S. House and Senate, addresses the topic of Islamic extremism at Bates at 7 p.m. Monday, March 14, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Terry McAuliffe, who served as chair of the Democratic National Committee from 2001 to 2005, offers the keynote speech at the Maine College Democrats Convention at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 18, also in the Muskie Archives. This talk, too, is open to the public at no cost.

Friday

February 4, 2011 8:43 am

Folk fest features fiddler Erica Brown, Celtic fusion band the Bridgebuilders

Lewiston fiddler Erica Brown, the Boston-area folk-fusion band the Bridgebuilders, and local and Bates College performers appear at the Bates Community Folk Festival starting at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Following the festival in Chase Lounge at 8 p.m. is the college’s regular second-Friday contradance, featuring caller Chrissy Fowler and the bands Playgroup and Perpetual e-Motion.

Thursday

February 3, 2011 2:44 pm

Robinson Players offer 11th 'Vagina Monologues'

For the 11th year, Bates students are supporting efforts to reduce domestic violence with a production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues, in performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Feb. 11-13, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Monday

December 20, 2010 5:13 pm

The Bates Outing Club has a way of getting inside your heart, writes Baker-White '13

• Click thumbnails above to view slide show Text and photographs by Matt Baker-White ’13 Last spring, as I helped…

Wednesday

October 27, 2010 10:19 am

Some free tickets available; LePage drops out of MPBN debate

Tickets for the Oct. 28 gubernatorial debate are free and a limited number of them are still available on a first-come, first-served basis, via e-mail at .

Friday

October 8, 2010 2:50 pm

More tickets made available for Kinsey Sicks, celebrated 'dragapella' quartet

The Kinsey Sicks, singers who describe themselves as “America’s favorite dragapella beautyshop quartet,” perform at Bates College at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.