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Wednesday

May 26, 2010
3:57 pm

Two Bates seniors, an alumnus receive Fulbright awards

Thanks to English Teaching Assistantships from the federal Fulbright Program, two Bates College seniors and a Bates alumnus will teach English overseas starting next fall. The Fulbright recipients are Avery Masters, a senior from Mill Valley, Calif., who will teach in Spain; Maura McGee, a senior from Manchester, N.H., who will teach in France; and Corey Pattison, a 2009 graduate now living in Gaza who will head for Indonesia.

Wednesday

May 26, 2010
3:21 pm

Bates announces Commencement 2010 honorands, speakers

The 2010 Bates honorands are:
Rennie Harris, the choreographer who brought hip hop to the mainstream world of dance;
James McCarthy, a scientist recognized internationally for helping to communicate the science of climate change;
Jane Pauley, the veteran television journalist;
Elizabeth Strout, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and 1977 Bates graduate;
and Teresa Woodruff, a researcher responsible for pioneering work in the care of women who will become infertile due to cancer treatment.

Thursday

May 6, 2010
8:52 am

Sunday Telegram praises Senior Exhibition

“I love going to exhibitions by graduating artists to see the new crop of talent and get an idea about what’s going on with particular programs,” Maine Sunday Telegram critic Daniel Kany noted on May 2 in his full-page review of Bates’ 2010 Senior Exhibition.

Friday

April 23, 2010
9:06 am

Bates student, anthropology professor honored for civic engagement

A consortium of Maine schools has honored a Bates College student from Virginia and a Bates anthropology professor for their commitment to civic engagement. The Maine Campus Compact, a statewide coalition of 18 colleges and universities, honored the pair in an April 7 ceremony at the Maine State House.

Wednesday

April 21, 2010
12:02 pm

Great Performances

On the arts stage or in the throwing circle, Rich McNeil ’10 is a crowd-pleaser By Andy Walter Where Rich…

Friday

April 9, 2010
4:45 pm

Projects for Peace grants to support Zambia, Afghanistan programs

Two Bates College students have received 2010 Davis Projects for Peace awards to fund development initiatives in Zambia and Afghanistan….

Thursday

April 8, 2010
1:39 pm

Sixteen senior art majors exhibit work at Museum of Art

Sixteen studio art majors at Bates show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition, which opens…

Thursday

March 25, 2010
4:37 pm

Senior Exhibition 2010: Samuel Guilford

Guilford’s stenciled paintings are based on the mandala, a sacred art form significant in Buddhism and Hinduism. Employing graffiti, pop…

Thursday

March 25, 2010
2:59 pm

Senior Exhibition 2010: Lisa Hartung

Hartung manipulates digital photographs to convey the intense emotion that eyes can communicate without words. Images of eyes are arranged…

Thursday

March 25, 2010
2:55 pm

Senior Exhibition 2010: Elizabeth Denham

Denham uses such varied media as acrylics, spray paint, collage and stencil to create a style she terms “pop crap.”…