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Bates geologists to lead Great Falls field trips

Tuesday, October 6, 1998 1:59 pm

Geologists are offering an unusual opportunity to explore the 420-million-year geological history so dramatically displayed in the rock outcroppings of the Great Falls here in Lewiston. Led by the Bates College geology department during Earth Science Week (Oct. 11-17), a series of field trips also will examine the significant role played by the falls in the settlement and development of the Lewiston-Auburn area.

1998 Homecoming Weekend Schedule

Friday, October 2, 1998 1:47 pm

Bates College will celebrate "Back to Bates" homecoming Friday, Oct.16, through Sunday, Oct. 18, with many on-campus events for students, alumni and Bates employees.

Modern Dance Company performs eclectic series

Friday, September 18, 1998 1:48 pm

The Bates College Modern Dance Company in Concert will showcase the performance and choreography talents of student, faculty and alumni artists during Parents and Families Weekend at Bates Friday, Oct. 9, and Saturday, Oct. 10, at 7:45 p.m. in the Schaeffer Theater. The public is invited to attend free of charge with no reservations accepted.

Ten faculty members promoted at Bates

Monday, September 14, 1998 1:30 pm

Four assistant professors have been promoted to the rank of associate professor with tenure, two associate professors have been awarded tenure and four associate professors have been promoted to full professor at Bates College, announced President Donald W. Harward.

Organist Marion Anderson to give recital

Friday, September 4, 1998 3:40 pm

Organist Marion Anderson, professor emeritus of music, will perform a recital of works by J.S. Bach, Brahms and Schumann at 8 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Chapel. The public is invited to attend free of charge.

AACU president to speak at convocation

Thursday, August 27, 1998 3:31 pm

Carol Geary Schneider, president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU), will discuss "Liberal Learning and the Engaged Academy" during convocation celebrating the 144th academic year at Bates College Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 4 p.m. on Coram Library quadrangle.

Openings available in Bates' basketball camp

Wednesday, June 10, 1998 12:37 pm

There are openings still available in both sessions of the Bates College basketball camp, led by Jim Murphy and Joe Reilly, Bates women's and men's basketball coaches respectively.

Bates names new vice president for development and alumni affairs

Wednesday, May 6, 1998 1:15 pm

Victoria M. Devlin is the new vice president for development and alumni affairs at Bates College, President Donald W. Harward announced.

Russian literature professor awarded essay prize

Wednesday, April 1, 1998 1:44 pm

Jane Costlow, associate professor of Russian at Bates College, has won the 1997 Heldt Prize for best essay in Slavic women's studies. The award is given annually by the Association of Women in Slavic Studies. Costlow's essay, The Gallop, the Wolf, the Caress: Eros and Nature in 'The Tragic Menagerie', explores Lydia Zinovieava-Annibal's 1907 autobiographical novel, an account of childhood in Russia just before the revolution. The author was a turn-of-the-century writer married to the famous poet Ivanov.

Bates awarded grant to support interdisciplinary teaching

Monday, March 30, 1998 4:19 pm

Bates has received a $1.2-million grant from the Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation of New York City to establish a professorship in interdisciplinary studies, Bates' president Donald W. Harward announced.

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