Archives for "1900s"
October 28, 2010 11:00 pm
Before Maine Public Broadcasting flipped on its array of broadcast technology for the gubernatorial debate at Bates on Oct. 28,…
October 26, 2010 4:14 pm
During the civil rights movement of the 1960s, John Perdew dropped out of Harvard in order to fight for the equal rights of all Americans. Some 40 years later, he turned his story into The Education of a Harvard Guy, a play that he performs at Bates College at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.
August 27, 2010 2:00 pm
With finals looming the next day, the Bates Outing Club clambake at Popham Beach on May 24, 1953, offered one…
June 3, 2010 4:50 pm
Lakes Region Weekly writer John Balentine talks with Mary Morton Cowan ’61 of Standish, author of the nonfiction children’s book,…
April 21, 2010 4:27 pm
In June 1963, in Saigon, Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc set himself on fire to protest the government’s discrimination against the nation’s Buddhist majority. This horrific act launched a series of events resulting in the fall of the Ngo Dinh Diem regime, and Thich Quang Duc’s self-immolation came to symbolize America’s unpopular involvement in Vietnam.
Trian Nguyen, who teaches art and Asian studies at Bates, has received a fellowship for his research into this iconic figure.
April 2, 2010 11:23 am
Remembrances from four people who knew Milt as a father, admissions dean, colleague and friend were offered during a memorial service for Lindholm at the Bates Chapel on March 21
February 16, 2010 4:56 pm
• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show Professor Emeritus of Physical Education Robert W. Hatch, an icon…
February 16, 2010 2:30 pm
Below are edited excerpts from an article on Bob Hatch originally published in the Fall 1991 issue of Bates Magazine…
January 26, 2010 11:54 am
Alan Nadel, a professor of English at University of Kentucky, delivers a lecture examining the visual and verbal rhetoric of airport security and the Transportation Security Administration Web site at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in Room 200 of Bates College’s Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.
January 22, 2010 12:59 pm
Seven Bates students share their impressions from the myriad programming the college offered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2010.