Archives for "Current topics"

Friday

November 21, 2014 11:47 am

Wednesday

November 19, 2014 5:05 pm

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

The four were among 20 American college students studying in Kathmandu on a study-abroad program that explores Tibetan and Himalayan cultures.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:42 pm

Concerts on the Quad: Jonathan Brown, Holmes Brothers and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad: Jonathan Brown, Holmes Brothers and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad 2014 presents music ranging from fingerstyle guitar to folk-rock.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:07 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Jonathan Brown, guitarist-singer

Country guitarist-singer Jonathan Brown opens Bates College’s Concerts on the Quad series on July 17.

Monday

June 16, 2014 3:00 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

Concerts on the Quad 2014: The Holmes Brothers

The soulfully eclectic Holmes Brothers perform a Bates Concert on the Quad on July 31.

Monday

June 16, 2014 1:50 pm

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

Concerts on the Quad 2014: Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

One-of-a-kind songwriter Lady Lamb the Beekeeper performs a Concert on the Quad on Aug. 14.

Friday

May 2, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

A day with Thomas Goetz ’90, an author and entrepreneur who has scrutinized humanity’s dance with information technology since the early Internet Age.

Friday

May 2, 2014 9:00 am

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Video: Visiting the Sprague Marsh to measure sea level change

Geology faculty and students head to Bates-Morse Mountain to place measurement rods deep in the marsh.

Thursday

May 1, 2014 11:58 am

Microsoft’s Susan Dumais ’75 is a big reason why, computer-wise, you find what you seek

Microsoft’s Susan Dumais ’75 is a big reason why, computer-wise, you find what you seek

Dumais’ contributions have touched how we find, use and make sense of information from our computers and the Internet.

Friday

April 18, 2014 11:58 am

Aliza Luft ’06 examines ‘risky defections’ during the genocide in Rwanda

Aliza Luft ’06 examines ‘risky defections’ during the genocide in Rwanda

Why, Luft asks in her guest blog post, did some Hutu “evade participation and help Tutsi” instead of killing them?