Stories about "Society and culture"
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 2:37 pm
A 1971 project to paint a colorful mural on a Lisbon Street brick wall was a sign of the times.
Monday, October 3, 2011 9:31 am
An October lecture series exploring the role of material culture in the humanities and social sciences present speakers Verne Harris, Nelson Mandela archivist and Darra Goldstein, food scholar.
Thursday, September 15, 2011 11:03 am
The Independent profiles John Buckman ’91, calling him “a man without borders,...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 5:36 pm
Professor of Sociology Francesco Duina offers the keynote address at Convocation 2011....
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 10:40 am
Tieken researches how rural public schools shape their communities and, in particular, those schools' influence on racial dynamics. A former public schoolteacher in rural Tennessee, Tieken says she is "continually stunned by how overlooked rural schools are in educational policymaking."
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 2:49 pm
A community forum, film screening, and two speakers discuss their work on Wedndesday, May 4.
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 9:46 am
As part of a series exploring the impacts of social and technological progress on concepts of race, Alondra Nelson visits Bates College to deliver her lecture, Roots Revelations: Genetic Ancestry Tracing and the YouTube Generation. The event takes place at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 3, in Pettengill Hall's Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road.
Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 pm
In 1940, the Civilian Pilot Training Program put Bates students in the...
Friday, February 11, 2011 2:00 pm
Bates PRIDE, the College’s LGBT alumni group, examines the intersection of careers...
Friday, February 11, 2011 1:15 pm
Competitive mindset is a losing proposition, argues sociologist Francesco Duina Americans are...