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UPDATE: German string quartet's Sunday performance confirmed

Sunday, January 31, 2010 10:10 am

The Auyrn Quartet performance, postponed from Saturday, Jan. 30, will take place...

Bates' Harward Center holds annual community celebration

Friday, January 29, 2010 11:15 am

The Harward Center for Community Partnerships at Bates College holds its fifth annual community celebration, featuring the Deansmen, Bates Step Team, Bald Hill Trio, Hillview Girls Aspirations Program and the Androscoggin Valley Education Collaborative Writing Program.

State Legislature, North Pole skier help Outing Club celebrate 90th

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 5:00 pm

Founded to get students out of doors during the long Maine winter, the Bates Outing Club celebrates its 90th anniversary this year. Two events this week kicking off the organization's yearlong birthday celebration. The Maine Legislature honored the student organization with a Legislative Sentiment on Tuesday, Jan. 26, during a ceremony at the State House. Later in the week, Tyler Fish, a Bates alumnus and one of the first Americans to complete an unsupported cross-country ski expedition to the North Pole, visits the college to discuss this grueling journey at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Lecture examines language of airport security

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 11:54 am

Alan Nadel, a professor of English at University of Kentucky, delivers a lecture examining the visual and verbal rhetoric of airport security and the Transportation Security Administration Web site at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, in Room 200 of Bates College’s Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Folk-pop legend Suzanne Vega holds two-day residency

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 11:31 am

As part of a two-day residency at Bates College, folk-pop singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega performs two concert sets, at 7 and 9:30 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 23, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $5 for seniors and students per set and are available at www.batestickets.com. For more information, contact 207-786-6135 or email olinarts@bates.edu. The concert is presented by the Bates Concerts Committee.

King Day focus: 'Faith and Ethics in the Public Sphere'

Sunday, January 17, 2010 8:10 am

An expert in African American political and religious history gives the Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote address at Bates at 10:45 a.m. Monday, Jan. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The college traditionally cancels classes and offers special programming for King Day. This year's theme is "Faith and Ethics in the Public Sphere: What is the Dream?"

Renowned fortepiano player rescheduled for January

Friday, January 15, 2010 3:38 pm

Regarded as one of the world's foremost players of harpsichord and fortepiano, Andreas Staier comes to Bates College to perform fortepiano music by Haydn at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Fiddler-folksinger Lissa Schneckenburger returns to Bates

Saturday, January 9, 2010 10:25 am

Lissa Schneckenburger, a rising young folk musician and former Litchfield resident, performs at Bates College at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Folk-pop icon Vega among season's musical peaks at Bates College

Thursday, January 7, 2010 1:24 pm

An iconic singer-songwriter, a pair of performances devoted to Beethoven's string quartet cycle and a Bates College alum who plays world music are among highlights at the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates this winter.

Bates College students curate Museum of Art exhibition honoring alumni gifts to collection

Thursday, January 7, 2010 1:12 pm

A reception opens an exhibition focusing on alumni gifts to the collections of the Bates College Museum of Art at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15, in the Olin Arts Center at Bates, 75 Russell St. Under the guidance of museum staff, three Bates students serving as curatorial interns organized the exhibition "Collection Project 4: Selections From Alumni Collections." The show runs through March 27.

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