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Students paint the Lisbon Street mural in 1971 as an unidentified man films the work.
Lisbon Street mural project of 1971

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 2:37 pm

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

Asphalt Orchestra performs on the Olin Arts Center terrace on Oct. 8. Photograph by Jose Leiva.
Video: Olin Arts Center’s 25th

Monday, October 10, 2011 1:18 pm

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.

Bates Athletics welcomes local youth for L/A Community Day

Thursday, October 6, 2011 3:31 pm

Bates Athletics hosts L/A Community Day on Saturday, Oct. 22, in conjunction with several home games against Middlebury College. The college invites all Lewiston and Auburn schoolchildren to these events, involving the local community in the NCAA's "Take a Kid to the Game" initiative. In addition to the Bobcat athletic contests, there will be youth clinics, campus tours and other fun family activities, as well as Auburn/Lewiston Fly Football games before the Bates football game and at halftime.

Recalling the 1971 Lisbon Street mural project

Thursday, September 15, 2011 1:40 pm

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

Sun Journal story looks at five first-year students from Lewiston-Auburn high schools

Thursday, September 8, 2011 5:23 pm

Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk talks to the five students from Lewiston...

Video: AESOP students work at a Habitat for Humanity project in Lewiston

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 5:45 pm

Led by Erik Barth ’12 of Hanover, N.H., and Caroline Watson ’13...

Dean Emeritus James Carignan '61, man of 'high energy, principled action and unwavering commitment,' dies at 72

Monday, August 15, 2011 9:35 am

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Dean Emeritus of...

Video: Sun Journal visits Lewiston summer camp founded by Sleeper ’08

Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:51 am

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk visits Tree Street Youth, a bustling...

Maine duo Perpetual e-Motion continues Midsummer Lakeside Concerts

Tuesday, July 12, 2011 9:04 am

The 2011 Midsummer Lakeside Concert Series continues with the high-tech traditional dance band Perpetual e-Motion 6 p.m. Thursday, July 21, in the Florence Keigwin Amphitheater by the college's scenic Lake Andrews. The series continues with three more concerts, all at 6 p.m. Thursdays.

Sun Journal chronicles Somali immigrant Asha Mohamud's path to Bates

Monday, June 20, 2011 1:30 pm

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk profiles Asha Mohamud ’15, a member...

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