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Alumni performers celebrate Plavin, Modern Dance Company's 35th

Monday, May 3, 2004 11:19 am

More than 150 alumni of the Bates College Modern Dance Company came from as far away as Japan to take part in a May 1 dance performance marking the company's 35th anniversary and honoring company founder Marcy Plavin.

'Black Factory' preview at Bates College anticipates MassMoCA installation

Wednesday, April 28, 2004 2:59 pm

The Bates College Museum of Art presents the "Black Factory," an installation by nationally acclaimed visual and performance artist William Pope.L, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.

Auburn fiddler Greg Boardman to play CD-release concert

Tuesday, April 13, 2004 11:50 am

Greg Boardman, a fiddler and music teacher known for decades as a pillar of Maine's folk music community, celebrates the release of his new CD with a concert at 8 p.m. Friday, April 30, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Richard Sampson dies at 81

Friday, April 2, 2004 3:32 pm

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Richard W. Sampson, known for inspiring his students through both his passionate and creative teaching of mathematics and his active interest in their lives, died April 1. He was 81.

Local progressive-rock band to perform at Bates College

Tuesday, February 24, 2004 2:25 pm

In a departure from the Bates College Noonday Concert series' usual classical and jazz offerings, a progressive rock band featuring two prodigiously talented students from the Lisbon area performs at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 2, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Portland String Quartet, jazzman Steve Grover in Bates College concerts

Friday, February 13, 2004 4:10 pm

In two concerts over one weekend, Maine's best-known string quartet and one of the state's top jazz musicians offer concerts in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College, 75 Russell St.

Mellon Learning Associates Program in the Humanities enhances students learning experience

Friday, January 30, 2004 10:07 am

Thanks to the New York-based Andrew Mellon Foundation, a Spanish poet and three Maine experts in the performing arts will join author Carolyn Chute and others in a learning associates program at Bates College.

Terry Beckmann named vice president for finance and administration at Bates

Thursday, November 6, 2003 3:01 pm

Terry Beckmann has been named vice president for finance and administration at Bates College, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen recently announced. Beckmann has also been re-elected by the college's Board of Trustees to the position of treasurer, which she first assumed in January 2003.

2003 Summer Reading List

Thursday, June 5, 2003 1:19 pm

The seventh edition of our summer leisure reading list: Each spring, the College Store solicits from members of the Bates community their suggestions for good summer reads.

Grant bolsters entrepreneurial programs

Wednesday, March 12, 2003 4:20 pm

Bates has won a $35,190 grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation of Kansas City, Mo., to expand entrepreneurial career programming for students and alumni and raise awareness of entrepreneurship in the liberal arts.

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