Stories about "Society and culture"
Jenny Sadler '07 develops therapeutic role for photography

Wednesday, May 9, 2007 2:11 pm

For a senior thesis project, psychology major Jenny Sadler has put a fresh spin on an old cliché — the one about a picture being worth a thousand words.

Phyllis Schlafly to lecture on family ideals

Monday, March 26, 2007 1:52 pm

Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly gives a talk titled Feminism vs. Conservatism: The Great Debate at Bates College Wednesday, March 28, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Andrews lecturer to discuss the 'prison industrial complex'

Thursday, March 22, 2007 2:22 pm

Ruth Wilson Gilmore, writer, professor of geography and director of the Program in American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California, will give a presentation titled "The Prison Industrial Complex After 25 Years" Thursday, March 22, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Journalist presents relationship of environment to Chinese society

Monday, March 19, 2007 2:44 pm

Journalist Bill Porter, aka "Red Pine," will make two presentations about the relationship of the environment to Chinese history and culture at Bates College on Thursday, March 22.

Amandla! presents 'Unity' conference, dinner and dance

Wednesday, March 14, 2007 2:53 pm

Amandla!, the African American student organization at Bates College, presents its fifth annual Unity Conference, Generation C: Generation Consciousness, an exploration of politics, gender and culture, on Saturday, March 17.

Jones to address topic Betrayal: Sold Out by the Civil Rights Movement

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 3:01 pm

Libertarian, entertainer and entrepreneur, Reginald Jones discusses the topic Betrayal: Sold Out by the Civil Rights Movement Wednesday, March 14, in Room 204, Carnegie Science Hall, 44 Campus Ave.

Professor of Russian shares spiritual journey

Thursday, February 15, 2007 10:55 am

Bates College Professor Jane Costlow, a specialist in Russian literature and culture who travels frequently to Russia, will speak Thursday, Feb. 15, at 161 Wood St., as part of "Spiritual Sojourners," a series sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain at Bates College.

Whitehouse Professor of Sociology Emily Kane challenges privilege

Tuesday, February 6, 2007 1:26 pm

In celebration of her appointment as Whitehouse Professor of Sociology at Bates College, Emily Kane leads a panel discussion on "Disrupting Privilege: Inequality, Community and Social Change" Wednesday, Feb. 7, in Chase Hall Lounge.

Harvard sociologist discusses African American tradition

Monday, January 29, 2007 2:10 pm

Orlando Patterson, John Cowles Professor of Sociology, Harvard University, will give a talk titled "King's Dream, American Realities: Paradoxical Trends in the African-American Condition" Sunday, Feb. 4, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Harvard professor discusses the shaping of Christianity

Friday, January 12, 2007 3:02 pm

Karen Leigh King, Winn Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Harvard Divinity School, will give a presentation titled "The Shaping of Christianity: Gospel Discoveries from the Egyptian Desert" Wednesday, Jan. 17, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives.

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