Archives for "Events"

Friday

November 21, 2014 12:35 pm

Multimedia: Featuring detritus that delights us, the Trashion Show is a model of recycling

Multimedia: Featuring detritus that delights us, the Trashion Show is a model of recycling

The lure of high-end trashion and delightful desserts is irresistible to many, as evidenced by the energetic crowds that gathered in the Gray Cage on Nov. 19 for Bates College’s ninth annual Trashion Show.

Wednesday

November 19, 2014 9:40 am

Campus events: Dec. 1–8, 2014

Campus events: Dec. 1–8, 2014

This is a list of public events at Bates College for the period Dec. 1-8, 2014.

Monday

November 17, 2014 11:00 am

2014 Otis Lecture to highlight role of virtue in perceptions of climate change

2014 Otis Lecture to highlight role of virtue in perceptions of climate change

Known for his scrutiny of the cultural dimensions of climate change, Mike Hulme brings the ancient philosophical concept of virtue to bear on the climate crisis in Bates College’s annual Otis Lecture on Nov. 17.

Friday

November 7, 2014 12:56 pm

Campus events updated: Nov. 8-31, 2014

Campus events updated: Nov. 8-31, 2014

Happy November from Bates! This is an updated list of public events at the college for the period Nov. 1-30,…

Thursday

October 30, 2014 2:47 pm

Campus events, Nov. 1-30, 2014

Campus events, Nov. 1-30, 2014

This is a list of public events at Bates for the period Nov. 1-30, 2014.

Tuesday

October 28, 2014 2:42 pm

Keys to effective thinking on tap in Sampson Lecture

Keys to effective thinking on tap in Sampson Lecture

Michael Starbird, a mathematician who has given hundreds of lectures and dozens of workshops on effective teaching and effective thinking, offers a lecture on effective thinking on Oct. 30.

Friday

October 24, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

Slideshow: Purposeful Work (and play) at this year’s Parents & Family Weekend

This year’s Parents & Family Weekend welcomed a record 1,800 guests, who got up to speed on Bates doings, including the Purposeful Work Initiative

Thursday

September 25, 2014 1:09 pm

Campus events, updated: Oct. 1–31, 2014

Campus events, updated: Oct. 1–31, 2014

Updated since the Sept. 18 edition, this is a list of public events at Bates College Oct. 1–31, 2014.

Tuesday

September 16, 2014 4:19 pm

Campus events: Oct. 1-31, 2014

Campus events: Oct. 1-31, 2014

This is a list of public events at the college from Oct. 1–31, 2014.

Tuesday

September 2, 2014 4:25 pm

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

‘Your job is to discover and learn,’ Convocation speaker Matt Auer tells Class of 2018

Likening the Bates experience to a voyage of discovery, Dean of the Faculty Matt Auer’s 2014 Convocation address was the centerpiece of the midday ceremony.