Archives for "Maine and New England"

Wednesday

April 6, 2005 9:34 am

Phillips, Otis fellowships support research abroad for nine students

Thanks to two Bates College fellowship programs, nine Bates students will have the opportunity to pursue cultural and environmental research in countries around the globe this year.

Thursday

March 31, 2005 11:24 am

Students, faculty and staff honored for service-learning

Six members of the Bates College community — four students, a psychology professor and a staffer for the chaplain’s office — were among a select group of individuals from campuses across the state to receive awards from the Maine Campus Compact in recognition of outstanding contributions in community service and service-learning.

Wednesday

March 23, 2005 3:40 pm

Noblitt is front and center during rescue at sea

When a sailing ship carrying 22 college students on an educational voyage in early March rescued 49 Haitians from their disabled vessel, a Bates sophomore was right in the middle of the widely reported story.

Monday

March 14, 2005 9:58 am

Rhetorical fireworks fly as college team hosts debate tournament

As a warm-up for a Bates College-hosted national debate tournament, the Brooks Quimby Debate Council debated Harvard University on the issue “The United States has a moral obligation to spread democracy around the world.”

Tuesday

March 8, 2005 12:41 pm

Women's basketball madness marches on

The Bobcats will take on the University of Southern Maine in the NCAA Sweet 16 on Friday in Gorham. The winner will face the winner of Springfield-Wesleyan in the Elite 8 on Saturday, also in Gorham.

Friday

March 4, 2005 11:01 am

Maine College GOP to host Youth Leadership School at college

The Maine College Republicans will host the Leadership Institute’s flagship program, the Youth Leadership School, at Bates College on Saturday and Sunday, March 12 and 13, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.

Thursday

March 3, 2005 10:09 am

Maine essayist Franklin Burroughs to give Otis Lecture

Franklin Burroughs, author of the acclaimed books “Billy Watson’s Croker Sack” and “The River Home: A Return to the Carolina Low Country,” visits Bates College to give the eighth annual Otis Lecture Wednesday, March 9, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, 70 Campus Ave.

Wednesday

January 12, 2005 9:15 am

Holography pioneer exhibits work at Museum of Art

“The Body Holographic: Harriet Casdin-Silver” an exhibition of work by a pioneering figure in the art of holography, runs through March 19 at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

October 27, 2004 1:03 pm

Maine Day draws high school students

On Thursday, Nov. 11, high school students from all over Maine will visit Bates College for Maine Day.

Thursday

October 21, 2004 1:15 pm

Comedian visits to discuss Maine's creative economy

Bates College presents Michael Miclon, a well-known Maine comedian and new vaudevillian, with a talk about the state’s creative economy at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, Campus Avenue.