Archives for "Lewiston-Auburn"

Thursday

March 22, 2012 1:33 pm

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

Bates again named to the Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction

For the sixth year in a row, Bates College has received prominent federal recognition for the quality of its engagement with the community.

Friday

March 2, 2012 12:23 pm

It’s a ‘F.A.B.’ night for dance lovers

It’s a ‘F.A.B.’ night for dance lovers

“F.A.B.,” an annual showcase of regional dance produced by the Franco-American Heritage Center in association with Bates, takes place March 2.

Thursday

February 23, 2012 2:18 pm

BatesDowntown continues with Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble

BatesDowntown continues with Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble

The Okbari Middle Eastern Ensemble brings music from the rich tapestry of Turkish, Arabic and Armenian culture to the BatesDowntown series March 2.

Wednesday

February 15, 2012 1:50 pm

“Rollin’ to Olin” art-music programs resume Feb. 29

“Rollin’ to Olin” art-music programs resume Feb. 29

The Bates College arts outreach program “Rollin’ to Olin” resumes this month.

Wednesday

January 18, 2012 11:31 am

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and Jane Costlow explain their students’ partnership with the…

Thursday

December 15, 2011 4:55 pm

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

ES students seek to reconnect Androscoggin, residents

Twenty-eight Bates students in environmental studies spent the fall contributing to the next chapter of the Androscoggin River’s story.

Friday

December 9, 2011 9:50 pm

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

Visual media focus on emerging photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05

The bold and creative work of photographer Ryan Heffernan ’05 has been the focus of visual communications media outlets. Communication…

Wednesday

December 7, 2011 4:56 pm

Audio slide show: Fresh and Healthy

Audio slide show: Fresh and Healthy

David Longdon ’14 reflects on his summer as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-oriented, sustainable urban agriculture program in Lewiston.

Tuesday

October 25, 2011 2:37 pm

Lisbon Street mural project of 1971

Lisbon Street mural project of 1971

A 1971 project to paint a colorful mural on a Lisbon Street brick wall was a sign of the times.

Monday

October 10, 2011 1:18 pm

Video: Olin Arts Center’s 25th

Video: Olin Arts Center’s 25th

On an October day that could have passed for August, Bates marked the 25th anniversary of its Olin Arts Center with a family arts festival. And while the attractions included a marching band, popcorn, balloon animals and juggling, the festivity was much more than just another day at the circus. The headliners, avant-garde marching band Asphalt Orchestra and the New Vaudeville act Two, managed both to honor the long traditions they represent and to show them in a new light.