Archives for "1900s"
January 31, 2014 3:34 pm
Pianist Frank Glazer, artist in residence at Bates, gives a special 99th-birthday concert featuring music of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven and…
January 31, 2014 12:45 pm
Rachel Baumann’s interest in her grandparents gained new intensity when, supported by a Phillips Fellowship, she spent summer 2013 researching their story of courage, audacity and survival as Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe.
October 16, 2013 3:44 pm
Monica Wood, author of a popular memoir about growing up in a small Maine town in the early 1960s, speaks at Bates on Oct. 28.
October 16, 2013 3:15 pm
Justice Albert Sachs, a key architect of South Africa’s post-apartheid constitution, speaks at Bates Oct. 24.
August 23, 2013 9:22 am
ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier at Bates College, who is competing at the…
October 17, 2012 10:33 am
From the 1950s to the 1970s Arthur Marcus was one of the best at his job.
October 2, 2012 10:07 am
Laura Fortman, Maine’s former commissioner of labor, gives the lecture “Frances Perkins: New Deal Legacy and Lessons for Today” on Oct. 10.
September 5, 2012 3:45 pm
What’s political compromise got to do with a Bates education? As Convocation 2012 reveals, plenty.
July 26, 2012 11:00 am
Nate Boone is one of 20,000 Marines who went through segregated basic training in the ’40s.
June 5, 2012 12:44 pm
Thanks to a two-year collaboration among the Portland branch of the NAACP, the University of Southern Maine and Bates, valuable papers of the Portland branch are being made accessible to researchers and the public for the first time.