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Literary theorist challenges the value of a liberal arts education

Tuesday, February 8, 2005 3:02 pm

An outspoken literary theorist and controversial critic of university politics, Stanley Fish will challenge the value of a liberal arts education in a talk titled "Why Liberal Arts Education Cannot Be Justified" at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave., Bates College.

Kroepsch Award honors excellence in teaching

Wednesday, January 19, 2005 11:13 am

Bates College faculty members William Ambrose, of Poland, and Rebecca Herzig, of Lewiston, have been named this year's recipients of the college's Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching.

MLK Day events highlight legacy of labor, justice, and dignity

Wednesday, December 22, 2004 12:55 pm

The Rev. John Mendez, pastor of the Emmanuel Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, N.C., and the Winston-Salem Chronicle's 1994 Man of the Year, is the keynote speaker for the 2005 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College.

2005 Martin Luther King Day Workshops

Wednesday, December 22, 2004 10:02 am

2005 Martin Luther King Day Workshops.

2005 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Schedule

Wednesday, December 22, 2004 9:57 am

2005 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Schedule.

Bates to raise scholarship funds for local students

Friday, December 10, 2004 3:04 pm

Bates College announced today a campaign to raise scholarship funds for local students who attend the liberal arts institution. Longtime Auburn resident and Bates parent Barbara Trafton will lead the fund-raising effort for a new endowment that will be dedicated to the financial support of students from Lewiston, Auburn and surrounding communities in Androscoggin County.

Poster session aims to demonstrate math = fun

Wednesday, December 1, 2004 4:08 pm

"The Heart of Mathematics," a session of presentations by students in the course "Great Ideas in Mathematics," aims to showcase different approaches to interpreting key concepts in the field.

Corrie leads choir in performances of 'Carmina Burana,' holday carols

Wednesday, December 1, 2004 4:00 pm

Directed by John Corrie, a member of the Bates music faculty since 1982, the Bates College Choir and other student musicians offer two very different programs in December. Both are open to the public at no cost.

Real-world experience tops expectations in volcano visit

Wednesday, November 17, 2004 12:50 pm

About a year ago, when professor of geology John Creasy was designing a first-year seminar exploring both the science of volcanoes and their affects on people, a field trip to Mount St. Helens seemed ideal.

Bates names new chief of archives and special collections

Wednesday, November 17, 2004 12:32 pm

Katherine A. Stefko is the new director of archives and special collections at Bates College.

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