Stories about "Maine and New England"
Exhibiting artists at explore polar landscapes, earthen mounds

Tuesday, September 3, 2002 8:15 am

Exhibiting at the Bates College Museum of Art through Oct. 16 are Will Richard, a nature photographer from Georgetown, Maine, and Grace Knowlton, a nationally known artist whose works at Bates are inspired by earthen mounds. The Knowlton exhibit in the museum's upper gallery, titled "Dirt Piles," opens at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, with an artist's lecture and opening reception. The museum welcomes the public at no charge.

Carl Sprinchorn, Maine's King of the Woods, featured at Bates College Museum of Art

Thursday, June 6, 2002 9:11 am

An exhibit of some three dozen works by Carl Sprinchorn, renowned for the art he made while exploring the Maine wilderness over four decades, opens at the Bates College Museum of Art with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, June 7. The exhibit runs through Aug. 23. Admission to the museum, located in the Olin Arts Center on Russell Street, is open to the public free of charge.

Carl Sprinchorn, Maine's 'King of the Woods,' featured this summer at museum of art

Thursday, April 4, 2002 4:06 pm

An exhibit of some three dozen works by Carl Sprinchorn, renowned for the art he made while exploring the Maine wilderness over four decades, opens with a reception at 7 p.m. Friday, June 7 at the Bates College Museum of Art. The exhibit runs through Aug. 23. Admission to the museum is open to the public free of charge.

Longtime Maine grower and author discusses garden design

Tuesday, March 26, 2002 3:49 pm

Longtime Maine grower and former Atlantic Monthly art director Terry Silber will talk about perennial garden design at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, in the Muskie Archives.

Environmental justice, degradation to be discussed

Tuesday, March 12, 2002 9:13 am

A historian from Colby College and two members of a farm labor coalition formed in response to harsh conditions at the former DeCoster Egg Farm offer lectures on environmental issues at Bates College on Wednesday, March 20, and Thursday, March 21. The lectures are free and open to the public.

2nd District Democratic contenders debate at Bates

Friday, March 8, 2002 4:23 pm

The Bates Democrats help launch the campaign season with a debate among the six Democratic candidates for Maine's 2nd District congressional seat, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, in the Muskie Archives at Bates College, 70 Campus Avenue. The event is free and open to the public.

Second annual CBB Diversity Conference to be held

Friday, February 22, 2002 8:28 am

On March 1 and 2, Bates will host the second annual CBB Diversity Conference, a program of workshops, lectures and performances organized by the students of Colby, Bates and Bowdoin colleges. Titled In Our Backyard: Embracing Diversity in Our Communities, the event is free and open to the public.

Bates student one of three to win Campus Compact award

Thursday, February 21, 2002 8:38 am

Senior Trung Trong Huynh of Portland is one of three students named to receive the Maine Campus Compact's 2002 Student Heart and Soul Award for outstanding contributions in community service and service-learning.

Maine natural history expert looks at past, future of Allagash

Tuesday, February 19, 2002 3:22 pm

Dean B. Bennett, an expert on Maine’s natural history, discusses the history...

Bates to host New England Division III track championships

Wednesday, February 13, 2002 9:23 am

Some of the nation's best track and field teams will be showcased at Bates, this year's host of the New England Division III men's track and field championships.

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