Stories about "Events"
A Bates crowd at the Courthouse Plaza on Lisbon Street listens to the all-college a cappella performance that concluded the 2012 "College Night in Town." Photograph by Michael Pasek '12.
College Night in Town returns May 1

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 2:00 pm

The event offers all area college students an opportunity to get better acquainted with dining, entertainment and shopping options in Lewiston and Auburn.

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Looking Back: 2012 in photographs

Tuesday, January 1, 2013 4:49 pm

A slide show of our favorite images of 2012 explores how and why Bates is a place that "encounters individuals in their full humanity."

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Astronomer to bring complexities of galactic interaction down to earth in talk

Monday, November 7, 2011 1:57 pm

Jeffrey Kenney '80, an astronomy professor at Yale University, discusses interactions within galactic clusters Nov. 10 in a talk intended for a mainstream audience.

‘Satisfying, challenging’ poet launches Language Arts Live

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 2:35 pm

The 2011-12 Language Arts Live literary reading series begins with a reading by poet Gregory Pardlo at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave. Other featured literary figures include Laura van den Berg, a short story author, on Oct. 13, and veteran poet Sydney Lea on Nov. 17.

'Persistence' was the secret for international students delayed by Irene

Thursday, September 8, 2011 4:53 pm

One in four of the international students coming to Bates experienced some...

Bates pianist, MIT inventor and Harvard dean are 2011 honorary degree recipients

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 1:15 pm

An internationally renowned pianist based at Bates, a leading scholar on the...

Celebrating spring and new major, Modern Dance Company offers four performances

Friday, March 25, 2011 2:57 pm

Featuring work by student and professional choreographers, the Bates College Modern Company welcomes spring and Bates' new major in dance with performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Monday, April 1; 5 p.m. Saturday, April 2; and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

For 10th year, Mount David Summit spotlights student work across disciplines

Monday, March 21, 2011 9:13 am

The 10th annual Mount David Summit, Bates College's celebration of student academic achievement, begins at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 1, in Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). The summit offers poster presentations of student research, short talks, panel discussions, a photography exhibition and film screenings. Following the daytime activities are performances by the Bates College Choir and the Bates College Modern Dance Company. The event is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please visit www.bates.edu/mt-david-summit.xml or call 207-753-6952.

'Arts Crawl' to reveal the best of the arts at Bates

Thursday, January 27, 2011 11:31 am

In a smorgasbord of the performing and visual arts at Bates, the college presents its first-ever "Arts Crawl" starting at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28.

Trashion Show: Once disposable, now elegantly posable

Thursday, November 18, 2010 2:33 pm

Students and staff strutted their stuff on the runway Nov. 17 as sustainability met fashion for the fifth annual Trashion Show. The Bates community devoured deserts in the Gray Cage while observing fashionable creations transformed from would have been waste.

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