Archives for "Global perspectives"
June 18, 2012 4:05 pm
The Lewiston Sun Journal profiles Tomi Chipman ’14 and her father Doug on the front page of its Father’s Day…
May 8, 2012 10:17 am
Two first-year students have received a Projects for Peace grant to stimulate economic growth and support a rural education initiative in India.
December 7, 2011 4:56 pm
David Longdon ’14 reflects on his summer as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-oriented, sustainable urban agriculture program in Lewiston.
November 17, 2011 10:16 pm
Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies and co-recipient of the 2011 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.
November 17, 2011 10:05 pm
With climate change looming as a great challenge of this century, theologian Celia Deane-Drummond will call for the development of a collective conscience as a moral response to the phenomenon in a lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in Chase Hall Lounge.
November 3, 2011 6:46 pm
Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12 of Kabul, Afghanistan, and Romina Istratii ’12 of Athens, Greece, offer welcomes in their native languages (plus…
October 28, 2011 8:00 pm
For Alyson Ewald ’90, Bates was like a diving board, and her pool was Olympic-size — the globe, into which…
October 25, 2011 6:37 pm
“I love to watch other people take photos,” says photographer Ebbe Sweet ’11, a program assistant on the Bates Semester…
October 24, 2011 9:38 pm
Christine Schwartz, director of Bates College Dining Services, offers the menu for United Nations Day at the college. The special…
October 7, 2011 1:41 pm
During the first “Translations” poetry festival at Bates College, in 2010, conference organizer Claudia Aburto Guzmán had an encounter that seemed to crystallize the event for her.
This innovative festival presented international poets reading their work in the original language, with English translations prepared by Bates faculty and students. Working with Somali poet Omar Ahmed, “it struck me that I was involved in the true practice of communication,” says Aburto Guzmán, associate professor of Spanish.