Archives for "Martin Luther King Jr. Day"

Thursday

January 24, 2013 3:25 pm

Outside the lines, athletes face social and economic challenges, say MLK Day panelists

Outside the lines, athletes face social and economic challenges, say MLK Day panelists

Coaches and students agree, athletes from underrepresented backgrounds face tough challenges.

Thursday

January 24, 2013 3:11 pm

Audio Slide Show: Voices from MLK Day

Audio Slide Show: Voices from MLK Day

From the MLK Day Memorial Day Service sponsored by the Office of the Multifaith Chaplain to a keynote address on…

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 5:00 pm

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 1:02 pm

From James Reese on MLK Day, a high school story with a surprise ending

From James Reese on MLK Day, a high school story with a surprise ending

As part of his welcoming remarks at the 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Keynote Address in the Gomes Chapel, Associate…

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…