Archives for "People and groups"

Wednesday

March 6, 2013 12:10 pm

Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

Pangallo ’03 directs 17th-century comedy ‘Swaggering Damsel’

“The Swaggering Damsel,” a 17th-century comedy, appears in Bates College performances on Thursday through Sunday, March 21-24.

Thursday

February 28, 2013 2:42 pm

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, jazzman Wayne DeLano to perform

Singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards, jazzman Wayne DeLano to perform

In back-to-back concerts March 14-15, Bates presents singer-songwriter Jonathan Edwards and jazz saxophonist Wayne DeLano.

Monday

February 25, 2013 11:02 am

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

Media describe arc of newspaperman Brian McGrory ’84, new Boston Globe editor

McGrory once served 52 readers as a Boston Globe paperboy and now serves over a million as the paper’s new editor.

Thursday

February 21, 2013 4:21 pm

March at Bates to begin with avant-garde, classical and Celtic sounds

March at Bates to begin with avant-garde, classical and Celtic sounds

The first weekend of March will be a rich one at Bates College for music lovers.

Thursday

February 21, 2013 9:00 am

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

Multimedia: ‘Bates was my early-decision choice’ — President Spencer visits WRBC-FM

Spencer’s interview on student radio station WRBC-FM touched on a range of topics, including the obligation of a liberal arts college to help graduates get job and what responsible investing looks like.

Wednesday

February 20, 2013 11:16 am

Strictly Business profiles Home Bistro’s Dave Thompson ’81

Strictly Business profiles Home Bistro’s Dave Thompson ’81

Let Dave Thompson ’81 put dinner on your table.

Tuesday

February 19, 2013 1:02 pm

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

Detwiler ’95 plays key role in confirming new African monkey species

An African monkey known as a lesula was recently confirmed as a new species by Kate Detwiler ’95 and her fellow primate researchers.

Thursday

February 14, 2013 3:16 pm

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

Symposium: How does knowledge about human difference play out at work?

English professor Theri Pickens has organized a March 2 symposium that will show students how knowledge about identity and difference can be put into practice in the workaday world.

Thursday

January 31, 2013 4:18 pm

POSTPONED: Snow forces F.A.B. dance showcase rescheduling for March 2

POSTPONED: Snow forces F.A.B. dance showcase rescheduling for March 2

The eighth annual F.A.B. Winter Dance Showcase, featuring artists from Bates, elsewhere in Lewiston-Auburn and beyond, takes place March 2 at the Franco-American Heritage Center.

Tuesday

January 22, 2013 5:00 pm

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

King would be ‘appalled’ at today’s rhetoric around poverty, Butler says in keynote

Getting 46 million Americans out of poverty will require wholesale changes in how we talk about, think about and take action around poverty, said keynote speaker Anthea Butler.