Stories about "Events"
Former U.S. undersecretary of state for African affairs to speak about African leadership

Tuesday, March 2, 2010 2:24 pm

Constance Berry Newman, a former U.S. State Department diplomat for African affairs, presents the lecture "Expectations of 21st-Century African Leaders: Too High or Too Low?" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 4, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives at Bates College, 70 Campus Ave.

Performance of Indonesian music, puppetry scheduled at Bates

Tuesday, March 2, 2010 2:14 pm

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra, joined by Indonesian puppeteer Apep Sobani and by composer Wahyu Roche, performs in concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 13, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Commentator Bay Buchanan to discuss immigration at Bates College

Tuesday, March 2, 2010 1:56 pm

Bay Buchanan, one of the most prominent contemporary conservative voices, offers a lecture at 7 p.m. Monday, March 8, in Chase Hall Lounge at Bates College, 56 Campus Ave. Buchanan will address immigration issues in the United States. Sponsored by the Bates College Republicans, this event is open to the public at no cost.

Trustees: Suggestions welcome for future honorands

Monday, March 1, 2010 5:18 pm

Normally four or five in number, our honorary degree recipients are diverse persons of great distinction whose achievements are consonant with the values of Bates College.

Bates Hillel to screen 'Between the Lines' as part of 2004 Maine Jewish Film Festival

Monday, March 1, 2010 10:42 am

"Between the Lines," a 2001 award-winning documentary film by Yifat Kedar about Amira Hass, the only Israeli journalist living in the Occupied Territories, will be screened as part of the 2004 Maine Jewish Film Festival at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 14, in the Keck Classroom (G52) of Pettengill Hall. A facilitated discussion with the filmmaker will follow the 58-minute screening (in Hebrew and Arabic, with English subtitles), and the public is invited to attend free of charge.

Bates alumna among authors to read for Language Arts Live

Thursday, February 25, 2010 11:01 am

Three established novelists, including the Bates alumna who wrote the acclaimed debut The Convalescent, read from their work in March and April in Bates College's Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Patches, pianist Frank Glazer to perform 'Winterreise'

Wednesday, February 24, 2010 2:34 pm

Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Patches and pianist Frank Glazer perform Franz Schubert's song-cycle "Winterreise" Sunday, Feb. 28, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

'You Can't Take It With You' opens March 5

Tuesday, February 23, 2010 2:35 pm

Martin Andrucki, Dana Professor of Theater at Bates College, directs the theater department production of "You Can't Take It With You," the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. Performances take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 5, 6, 12 and 13; and at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 7 and 14, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Noted Franco-American writer to read from works at Bates College

Tuesday, February 23, 2010 12:00 am

Normand Beaupré, a Maine author who writes in French and English, visits Bates College to read from his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

French musicians to perform Schubert's 'Arpeggione' sonata at Bates College

Monday, February 22, 2010 11:49 am

Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras and pianist Alexandre Tharaud perform a program including Franz Schubert's Sonata in A minor for Arpeggione and Piano at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

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