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Video: Bates professors say what course they’re excited to teach (2010)

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:09 pm

As the Hathorn bells call the campus to Convocation on Sept. 7,...

Sept. 7 Convocation to focus on decision-making, shared purposes

Friday, September 3, 2010 10:02 am

Bates College opens its 145th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with Convocation ceremonies welcoming the approximately 500 members of the Class of 2014. President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Professor Marcus Bruce, chair of the Bates religious studies department, are the featured speakers, with Hansen giving an address on How We Decide and Bruce focusing on A Shared Vocation that the new students are entering into.

AXIS Dance Company presents Maine premieres at dance festival

Thursday, July 29, 2010 1:32 pm

AXIS Dance Company, one of the most acclaimed and innovative ensembles of performers with and without disabilities, presents the Maine premieres of award-winning works by choreographers David Dorfman, Alex Ketley and Joe Goode. Performances take place at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 30 and 31, in Bates College's Alumni Gymnasium, 130 Central Ave.

Dance festival presents Varone company with stunning new work

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 4:47 pm

One of America's most gifted dancemakers, Doug Varone returns to the Bates Dance Festival for his sixth creative residency since 1992. Varone's exceptional company performs stunning new works including "Lux," "Castles" and excerpts from a work in progress, "Chapters from a Broken Novel." Performances take place at 8 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, July 15 and 17, in Bates College's Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Slide show features 2010 Reunion photos

Thursday, July 8, 2010 7:30 pm

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Dance festival opens with Monica Bill Barnes and a Maine premiere

Thursday, July 1, 2010 11:22 am

The Bates Dance Festival opens its 2010 season with the charming Monica Bill Barnes & Company, one of the funniest, most imaginative groups the New York dance scene has produced in years.

Slide show features 2010 Commencement day photos

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 2:20 pm

* View the slide show by clicking the thumbnails. Always uplifting, the...

Slide show features 2010 Commencement weekend photos

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 2:20 pm

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Commencement message: Don't compare yourself to others, says journalist Pauley

Sunday, May 30, 2010 2:46 pm

"I saw this headline," renowned television journalist Jane Pauley told the 455 members of the Bates College class of 2010: " 'Inspiration is everywhere, but you have to be looking.' May you find inspiration everywhere you look." Pauley was one of five honorary degree recipients at the College's 144th commencement ceremony.

Bates welcomes renowned Figures of Speech Theatre for residency

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 1:52 pm

John and Carol Farrell of Freeport, founders of the acclaimed Figures of Speech Theatre, are working with Bates students in a theater production workshop that will culminate in performances of the Asian folk tale Dragon's Daughter at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, May 20-22, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 23, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

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