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Friday

January 18, 2013 10:16 am

New York Times lauds Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day blog, brainchild of Baumann ’87

New York Times lauds Cooper-Hewitt’s Object of the Day blog, brainchild of Baumann ’87

The blog, featuring objects from the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum collection, is the brainchild of Caroline Baumann.

Thursday

January 17, 2013 12:00 pm

Langdon talks New Year’s resolutions with Maine Public Broadcasting

Langdon talks New Year’s resolutions with Maine Public Broadcasting

When it comes to weight loss, Langdon is more concerned with the “why?” and “how?”

Wednesday

January 16, 2013 2:58 pm

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

Media covers 10-year anniversary of ‘Many and One’ gathering at Bates

The anniversary program featured Heather Lindkvist, special assistant to the president, and community organizer Sarah Davis ’10.

Monday

January 14, 2013 1:14 pm

Audio Slide Show: ‘Blessed and Dancing’ — Victoria Lowe’s goal of arts and education

Audio Slide Show: ‘Blessed and Dancing’ — Victoria Lowe’s goal of arts and education

Victoria Lowe ’12 discusses her Short Term dance experience and her goal of advancing arts education in the schools.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 4:24 pm

Video: First-graders give a ‘Bates Bates’ cheer

Video: First-graders give a ‘Bates Bates’ cheer

These first-graders at Equitas Academy in Los Angeles have made Bates their own.

Thursday

December 6, 2012 9:35 am

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Public radio interviews Kane about her book ‘The Gender Trap’

Customs like pink for girls and blue for boys are not necessarily benign choices, says Bates sociologist Emily Kane.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 4:42 pm

Jazz band, steel pan orchestra, gamelan orchestra wrap up semester

Jazz band, steel pan orchestra, gamelan orchestra wrap up semester

Three musical ensembles featuring Bates students will perform Dec. 5, 6 and 8 in the Olin Concert Hall.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 4:07 pm

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

In letter to New York Times, Danforth takes issue with Saudi book, characterizations

Danforth’s letter is in response to a review of the book On Saudi Arabia by Karen Elliott House.

Wednesday

December 5, 2012 2:22 pm

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

Hospital reveals inside story as physics students explore medical imaging

In November, Bates physics students toured X-ray, ultrasound and MRI facilities at a local hospital as part of a course on biomedical imaging.

Monday

October 29, 2012 4:00 pm

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Slide show: Service for naming the Peter J. Gomes Chapel

Photographs reflecting the poignancy and celebration, musical offerings and spoken word, of the service for naming Peter J. Gomes Chapel…