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Thursday

September 23, 2010
1:02 pm

Daily Series: Little '12 finds orangutans, resolve in Borneo

As summer turns to fall, we are sharing stories from students who had Bates-related summer experiences. Name: Rob Little ’12…

Monday

September 20, 2010
2:17 pm

Dan Mills is new director of Bates College Museum of Art

Nationally esteemed as a curator and arts administrator, Dan Mills is the new director of the Bates College Museum of Art.

Friday

September 17, 2010
11:40 am

Gallery talk closes retrospective by noted painter Nicoletti

Celebrating the last few days of the exhibition Joseph Nicoletti: A Retrospective, this acclaimed realist painter and Bates College faculty member offers a gallery talk at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, in the Bates College Museum of Art, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Friday

September 17, 2010
11:30 am

Speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices

Here are speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices. The conference’s nearly three dozen presenters include healthcare workers from across the country and beyond; faculty in diverse disciplines from Bates and other colleges; and interpreters, social workers, counselors and other experts in breaching cultural factors that impede refugee access to healthcare.

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
3:13 pm

Ready to respond, 501 new students hear the call as Bates begins 145th year

“What we do today is symbolic of what we do all year long,” Professor of Religious Studies Marcus Bruce ’77 told some 501 new students during Bates College’s Convocation on Sept. 7. One of five speakers at the ceremony on the Historic Quad, Bruce’s keynote address eloquently wove together an explication of the College’s new mission statement with the meaning of “convocation” itself — and, most importantly, what it all means to the new arrivals.

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
3:09 pm

Video: Awaiting Convocation, profs say what they’re eager to teach

As the Hathorn bells call the campus to Convocation on Sept. 7, professors Jane Costlow, Dykstra Eusden ’80, Kathy Low,…

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
11:20 am

Slide show presents Class of 2014 orientation

View the slide show above by clicking the thumbnails. Orientation for the Class of 2014 helped ease first-year students into…

Friday

September 3, 2010
10:02 am

Sept. 7 Convocation to focus on decision-making, shared purposes

Bates College opens its 145th academic year on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with Convocation ceremonies welcoming the approximately 500 members of the Class of 2014. President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Professor Marcus Bruce, chair of the Bates religious studies department, are the featured speakers, with Hansen giving an address on How We Decide and Bruce focusing on A Shared Vocation that the new students are entering into.

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

Are We Happy Yet?

In a dizzying display of data mining, Chris Danforth ’01 invents a way to measure human happiness in real time…

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

Connections: Calling All Bobcats

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show The first athletics-wide celebration in years summons the Bobcat faithful…