Archives for "Historical eras"
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 15, 2010 12:39 pm
“Now for the library.” That was The Bates Student’s reaction to the fall 1895 opening of Roger Williams Hall, seen…
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.
January 11, 2010 9:26 am
Sunday, Jan. 17 7 p.m. Worship service: A sermon by Barbara D. Savage, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social…
January 7, 2010 5:49 pm
The following workshops will be held in Pettengill Hall (unless otherwise noted), Monday, Jan. 18: Session I, 1 to 2…