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Wednesday

December 23, 2009
7:46 am

A Place We Can Talk

In Alex Dauge-Roth’s Short Term course, Bates students learn with, not from, orphan survivors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

A Place We Can Talk

Monday

December 21, 2009
1:01 pm

Indigenous Delights

A collaboration between Dining Services and Multicultural Affairs, Bitsoie’s program was designed to increase representation of Native American culture on campus. (Bates, Bowdoin, Colby, and Maine’s Indian tribes are working together to draw more Native American students into college.)

Monday

December 21, 2009
12:57 pm

Festival in the Fall

In October, the summertime Bates Dance Festival presented its first-ever academic-year project: the multimedia performance Beautiful Me by South African…

Monday

December 21, 2009
11:41 am

Life Lessons

Army Lt. Col. Mark Leahey ’86 poses with a young boy who had been following Leahey and other Army soldiers one morning during a foot patrol in a Kurdish neighborhood of Kirkuk City. “The boy’s name is Mahmood,” Leahey writes in an e-mail to Bates Magazine.

Monday

December 21, 2009
11:10 am

The Gap Band

For some students, a year off the college track is just the ticket.

Thursday

November 19, 2009
9:31 am

Video: South African dancer and choreographer Gregory Maqoma spends a week in residence

“As a black African dancer, I am constantly expected to conform to stereotypical perceptions of the Western world and of…

Sunday

November 15, 2009
2:32 pm

Global Lens international film series continues with Moroccan tale of bizarre love triangle

The Global Lens film series at Bates College continues with “What a Wonderful World” by Moroccan director Faouzi Bensaïdi in 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Dec. 4, and Sunday, Dec. 6, in Room 105, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. Admission is $5. What a Wonderful World (94 min.) is in French and Arabic with English subtitles. For more information, please call 207-786-6158.

Thursday

November 12, 2009
4:47 pm

WMPG community radio interviews Golden '11, Basij-Rasikh '12 on Afghanistan

Jared Golden ’11, whose Marine and civilian experiences are the subject of a Sun Journal profile, and Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12…

Friday

October 30, 2009
2:07 pm

Global Lens entry from Indonesia explores bond across generations

The Global Lens series of international films at Bates continues with “The Photograph,” by Indonesian director Nan Achnas, in 8 p.m. showings on Friday, Oct. 9, and Sunday, Oct. 11, in Room 105, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St. Hosted by the Bates College Museum of Art, the series continues on Fridays and Sundays throughout the fall. Admission is $5. “The Photograph” (98 min.) is in Indonesian with English subtitles. For more information, please call 207-786-6158.