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Wednesday

January 22, 2014
10:19 am

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

As debaters from Bates and Morehouse colleges made clear, discussing Martin Luther King’s dream raises more questions than it answers.

Bates, Morehouse debate King’s ‘Dream’

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
5:35 pm

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Images include Sunday’s memorial service, the keynote program Monday, the Benjamin Mays Debate between Bates and Morehouse, and the evening arts performance by Sankofa.

Slideshow: 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance

Tuesday

January 21, 2014
2:57 pm

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Gary Younge painted a picture of events behind the 1963 March on Washington and King’s speech that, paradoxically, made it all seem both inevitable and fortuitous.

For MLK Day 2014, award-winning journalist offers ‘Dream’ analysis

Tuesday

January 7, 2014
6:26 pm

Video: ‘Same Different’ — Students prepare annual Sankofa performance

Jourdan Fanning ’14 of Memphis, Tenn., and Courtney Parsons ’15 of Atlanta, Ga., comment on the upcoming Sankofa performance, an exploration of blackness within African diasporic experiences.

Video: ‘Same Different’ — Students prepare annual Sankofa performance

Monday

January 6, 2014
2:06 pm

2014 MLK Day observance examines March on Washington, ‘Dream’ speech; Sen. King to speak

Bates will live-stream the keynote address and the annual Benjamin Elijah Mays Debate with Morehouse College.

2014 MLK Day observance examines March on Washington, ‘Dream’ speech; Sen. King to speak

Monday

January 28, 2013
2:41 pm

Video: MLK Day 2013 keynote address and introductory speakers

Unedited video of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Day keynote session at Bates College, Jan. 21, 2013 in the Gomes Chapel.

Video: MLK Day 2013 keynote address and introductory speakers

Thursday

January 24, 2013
3:25 pm

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

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

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

Thursday

January 24, 2013
3:11 pm

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…

Audio Slide Show: Voices from MLK Day

Tuesday

January 22, 2013
1:02 pm

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…

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

Monday

January 21, 2013
12:00 pm

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.

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion