Archives for "Martin Luther King Jr. Day"

Monday

January 21, 2013 12:00 pm

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Featuring 19 Bates student-athletes and President Clayton Spencer, the video campaign supports LGBT athletes in all facets of the college’s 31 varsity programs.

Wednesday

December 19, 2012 9:51 am

As nation ponders rich-poor divide, King Day observances to explore debt and inequality

Spotlighting a less-known aspect of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s work, King Day at Bates will explore issues of economic justice.

Monday

December 10, 2012 10:23 am

Video: ‘Nothing in the World That You Cannot Do’ — MLK Day’s Sankofa performance

Video: ‘Nothing in the World That You Cannot Do’ — MLK Day’s Sankofa performance

Alex Bolden ’15 prepares Bates artists for the annual Sankofa performance on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2013.

Friday

March 30, 2012 1:00 pm

Video: Sankofa’s Cross Cultural Journey

Video: Sankofa’s Cross Cultural Journey

Rob Little ’12 looks at a Sankofa production, an exploration of African diasporic experiences through performing arts.

Friday

January 20, 2012 1:46 pm

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 12:52 pm

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of 2012 MLK events

The Sun Journal offers extensive coverage of the 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Day events at the college, including talks…

Tuesday

January 17, 2012 2:43 pm

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

For a performance Jan. 13, performer, educator, activist and slam poetry champion Marc Bamuthi Joseph took the Olin Concert Hall stage—only to leave it again.

Tuesday

January 17, 2012 2:38 pm

King Day Memorial Worship Service recalls memories, asks for action

King Day Memorial Worship Service recalls memories, asks for action

Before reading the Call to Worship at Bates’ annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Worship Service, Dean of Students James Reese shared his memories of King’s speech during the March on Washington.

Tuesday

January 17, 2012 2:12 pm

King Day speaker proposes path to reconcile environmental sustainability, justice advocates

“Environmental quality and human equality are inextricably linked,” environmental policy expert Julian Agyeman stated in his Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address Jan. 16

Thursday

January 12, 2012 1:11 pm

Martin Luther King Jr. Day workshops

Here’s a schedule of MLK Day workshops at Bates on Monday, Jan. 16, 2012.