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Wednesday

June 16, 2010
2:39 pm

Peterson Project concludes Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

Celtic-bluegrass fusion band Irish Hill concludes the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. An alternative site will be announced in case of rain. For more information, please call 207-786-6400.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:58 pm

Hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo continues Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo continues the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. these family concerts are open to the public at no cost. Listeners are encouraged to bring a picnic and lawn chairs or blankets. For more information, please call 207-786-6400.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:45 pm

Eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns to continue Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

The eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns continues the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 29, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews.

Wednesday

June 16, 2010
1:22 pm

Folk band Highland String Trio to continue Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

The folk band Highland String Trio will continue the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series on Thursday, July 22, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. Midsummer Lakeside concerts start at 6 p.m. on six consecutive Thursdays in July and August. The series will continue with eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns, hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo and the Celtic-bluegrass fusion band Irish Hill.

Tuesday

June 15, 2010
4:11 pm

Award-winning singer-songwriter Anni Clark to continue Midsummer Lakeside Concert series

Maine singer-songwriter Anni Clark will continue the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series on Thursday, July 15, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. Midsummer Lakeside concerts start at 6 p.m. on six consecutive Thursdays in July and August.

Tuesday

June 15, 2010
3:14 pm

Steel band opens Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

The Caribbean-inspired, Massachusetts-based Pan Loco Steel Band opens the annual Bates College Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series on Thursday, July 8, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater at the college’s Lake Andrews. Midsummer Lakeside concerts start at 6 p.m. on six consecutive Thursdays in July and August. The series will continue with Maine singer-songwriter Anni Clark, the folk band Highland String Trio, eclectic folk-rock group the Zulu Leprechauns, hammered-dulcimer player Harry Vayo and the Celtic-bluegrass fusion band Irish Hill.

Friday

June 4, 2010
10:26 am

2010 Commencement honorand addresses

A pioneering choreographer, leading researchers in the fields of climate change and reproduction, a best-selling novelist and one of television’s…

Friday

May 28, 2010
8:51 am

Museum of Art offers summer retrospective by noted painter Nicoletti

A summer exhibition examining the career of Joseph Nicoletti, one of Maine’s foremost realist painters, opens with a lecture by the artist and reception at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 12, at the Bates College Museum of Art. Joseph Nicoletti: A Retrospective runs through Sept. 25.

Wednesday

May 26, 2010
3:21 pm

Bates announces Commencement 2010 honorands, speakers

The 2010 Bates honorands are:
Rennie Harris, the choreographer who brought hip hop to the mainstream world of dance;
James McCarthy, a scientist recognized internationally for helping to communicate the science of climate change;
Jane Pauley, the veteran television journalist;
Elizabeth Strout, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and 1977 Bates graduate;
and Teresa Woodruff, a researcher responsible for pioneering work in the care of women who will become infertile due to cancer treatment.

Thursday

May 6, 2010
8:52 am

Sunday Telegram praises Senior Exhibition

“I love going to exhibitions by graduating artists to see the new crop of talent and get an idea about what’s going on with particular programs,” Maine Sunday Telegram critic Daniel Kany noted on May 2 in his full-page review of Bates’ 2010 Senior Exhibition.