Archives for "Society and culture"
Friday, May 20, 2016 1:17 pm
The Bates College course "Innovations in Mapping" looks at two eras marked by big advances in mapmaking and navigation: the 1700s and the last few decades.
Friday, May 6, 2016 10:37 am
Students used mailable laundry packs, a nearby store's machines, or a Lewiston-Auburn service run on campus by students — who had to deal with deadbeat clients.
Friday, April 29, 2016 10:48 am
Like much of Bates' engagement with Lewiston-Auburn, the college's sponsorship of this fast-growing festival is a two-way street.
Friday, March 18, 2016 10:44 am
Featuring images of a Japanese tea ceremony she performed at Bates, here's a story about Yuko Eguchi '03 and her path from Japan to Bates — where she staged an opera for an epic senior thesis — and into a scholar's life.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 12:11 pm
Ten years after doing a senior thesis on Maine food security, she decides to eat a Maine-sourced diet for one month.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 12:53 pm
Here's how MLK Day 2016 looked: what was said and read, and what was acted, sung, and pondered.
Friday, October 16, 2015 11:46 am
What started as a way for Nicolette Robbins ’11 to spend her final Short Term has become groundbreaking research on what it’s like to come out as an asexual person.
Friday, November 21, 2014 11:47 am
Pursuing the gender angle alone is fraught, says Rocque.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 3:12 pm
Employing his technique of "community-based cinema," Saddlemire follows four Lewiston families, including that of professors Charles Nero and Baltasar Fra-Molinero.
Friday, March 14, 2014 10:23 am
The ad "Dad and Papa" highlights the "contemporary boundaries and privileging of certain gay identities," Engel writes.