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Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women’s activism between world wars

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 3:30 pm

Plastas book explores prejudice, progress in women's activism between world wars

Pianist Frank Glazer in 2006. Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
Public radio follows pianist Frank Glazer’s ‘Long Road’

Friday, March 9, 2012 4:42 pm

Public radio's popular interview program The Story visits pianist and Bates artist-in-residence Frank Glazer.

English Lillian Nayder, with the help of Bates music faculty colleague James P. Parakilas, is about to give Fanny that introduction, or reintroduction, through the voice Fanny was known for in her day: the music, both vocal and instrumental, that she composed and performed for admiring (and often paying) audiences.
High time for performance of works by a different Dickens

Friday, February 3, 2012 8:21 am

Bates professor rediscovers music by Dickens' older sister.

As professor Tom Wenzel, at left, and Bradley Gee '12  look on, Gwynneth Johnson '12 makes a point about the Lisbon trail signage plan.
Sun Journal publishes op-ed by Wenzel and Costlow on Androscoggin-focused projects

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 11:31 am

In an op-ed in the Sun Journal, Bates professors Tom Wenzel and...

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Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Friday, January 13, 2012 4:04 pm

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser '12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

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Sonja Pieck, Kroepsch Award recipient, to discuss education as activism

Thursday, November 17, 2011 10:16 pm

Sonja Pieck, assistant professor of environmental studies and co-recipient of the 2011 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Former U.S. Sen. Geoge Mitchell offers the keynote address during the "Open to the World" events on Oct. 27. Photograph by Rene Minnis.
Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Monday, October 31, 2011 7:31 pm

Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies...

Physicist Childress among 'spin doctors' making quantum discovery

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 2:54 pm

While physicists have been able for decades to measure the spin state of a single atom in a vacuum, previous techniques for measuring the spin of a single electron or nucleus in a solid state disturb surrounding spins. Now researchers including Lilian Childress, assistant professor of physics at Bates, have developed a way to measure spin that avoids this problem.

With contemporary interest, Society of Antiquaries elects Michael Jones as Fellow

Friday, October 7, 2011 9:18 am

When Professor of History Michael Jones learned of his recent election as...

Video: Maine river restoration documentary features environmental economist Lynne Lewis

Thursday, September 29, 2011 12:19 pm

Professor of Economics Lynne Lewis’ collaborative work on Maine river rehabilitation is...

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