Archives for "Annual events"

Wednesday

September 29, 2004 11:44 am

Weekend music: Concert Series opener, chamber festival

Presenting artists from Boston, Beijing, Venice and Normal, Ill., the 2004-05 Bates College Concert Series brings a world’s worth of musical artistry to the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall this fall and winter. The series of four 8 p.m. concerts begins on Saturday, Oct. 2, with a concert of Chinese music by Chi Li, a virtuoso of the “erhu,” a two-stringed fiddle renowned for its haunting voicelike sound.

Thursday

September 9, 2004 3:41 pm

Paul Rogat Loeb, Convocation address, Bates College, Sept. 8, 2004

Paul Rogat Loeb, Convocation address, Bates College, Sept. 8, 2004

Thursday

September 9, 2004 3:20 pm

Convocation 2004: In praise of the 'courage of ordinary people'

“Everybody who acts is uncertain,” author Paul Rogat Loeb told the Bates College community and its Class of 2008 during the Sept. 8 ceremony marking the start of the college’s 150th academic year.

Wednesday

September 8, 2004 2:23 pm

2004 Convocation remarks

It is my very great privilege to call you together today on behalf of the entire Bates community.

Tuesday

September 7, 2004 11:50 am

Matriculation Dinner Remarks – Martin Andrucki

Matriculation Dinner Remarks 2004.

Monday

May 31, 2004 8:50 am

'Be curious, compassionate, committed,' graduates told in 138th commencement

A beloved former dean of admissions was one of four eminent speakers to offer advice and counsel to 450 graduating Bates College seniors today during the college’s 138th commencement ceremony.

Monday

March 31, 2003 10:15 am

Art majors' exhibition opens at Museum of Art

In photographs, sculpture, ceramics, prints and paintings in a variety of media, 15 art majors cap their college careers with the popular Annual Senior Exhibition, opening with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, April 4. The exhibit at the Museum of Art runs through May 25 and is open to the public at no charge.

Saturday

December 21, 2002 2:47 pm

King Day events feature prominent activist and filmmaker

Award-winning filmmaker Joanne Grant, a writer and veteran civil rights activist of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, is the keynote speaker for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College.

Sunday

April 7, 2002 8:43 am

First annual Mount David Summit celebrates intellectual life

The first annual Mount David Summit will celebrate the strong intellectual life of the college.

Thursday

January 3, 2002 3:51 pm

The Martin Luther King Jr. Read-in

The Bates College education department and Center for Service-Learning sponsor an annual Martin Luther King Day Read-In at Martel School. Student, staff and faculty volunteers are encouraged to participate. Readers will share a book with a diversity theme with a 4th-, 5th- or 6th-grade student. The book will then be given to the child to keep.