Archives for "Maine and New England"
October 29, 2011 9:53 pm
Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies by a statewide program that he founded, former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell LL.D. ’85 used incidents from his own life to drive home higher education’s value to both personal growth and economic success.
October 7, 2011 2:19 pm
This year’s Translations international poetry festival celebrates cross-cultural communication with visiting poets from the Americas, Europe and Japan. The festival begins at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, with a welcome, readings and a reception in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave. Readings continue in Chase at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 29, and at 7:30 Thursday and Friday, Oct. 27-28. For more information, please contact 207-786-8293 or email@example.com.
October 5, 2011 10:04 am
The Civic Forum Series at Bates offers presentations about the Androscoggin River and about social entrepreneurship during October. Bowdoin College faculty members Michael Kolster and Matthew Klingle explore the Androscoggin River. The following week, a co-founder of the fair-trade coffee importer Equal Exchange is among four of the nation’s leading social entrepreneurs who discuss their work.
September 29, 2011 12:19 pm
Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis’ collaborative work on Maine river rehabilitation is featured in the Maine Public Broadcasting Network documentary…
September 6, 2011 1:44 pm
Most of the registration tables on Saturday morning of Orientation focused on a student’s Bates identity, like ID photos and…
September 1, 2011 11:12 am
For Bates Dining Services, summer’s a time for experimentation, with the results coming soon to a plate near you. Dining…
May 31, 2011 3:31 pm
Each Commencement season, we offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Ben McCall ’11 of…
April 5, 2011 11:11 am
Burlington Free Press correspondent Melissa Pasanen profiles Hannah Sessions ’99 and Greg Bernhardt ’99, writing that “the to-do list of…
March 4, 2011 1:24 pm
In its preview of two major Nordic races in New England, The Boston Globe focuses on Justin Freeman ’98, defending…
February 11, 2011 9:45 am
Here in Maine, the national egg-salmonella scare didn’t surprise social-justice Batesies.