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Monday

October 4, 2010
9:20 am

Bates dancers offer short, sweet weekend shows

The Bates College Modern Dance Company introduces audiences to the college’s vibrant dance community with short performances at noon Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 9-10, in the college’s Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St. Taking place during the college’s annual Parents & Family Weekend, the performances are open to the public at no cost and will each last about an hour. For more information, please call 207-786-8294.

Wednesday

September 8, 2010
11:20 am

Slide show presents Class of 2014 orientation

View the slide show above by clicking the thumbnails. Orientation for the Class of 2014 helped ease first-year students into…

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

Connections: Calling All Bobcats

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show The first athletics-wide celebration in years summons the Bobcat faithful…

Friday

August 27, 2010
2:00 pm

Matter of Facts: How to visit Bates by RV

Going Mobile During the busy college-visit season, we often see prospective students and their parents unfolding themselves wearily from vehicles…

Friday

July 2, 2010
2:45 pm

New College mission statement: thoughts from participants

The group that worked together to craft the new Mission Statement of the College offer their thoughts on the meanings of these 77 words.

Friday

June 4, 2010
10:26 am

2010 Commencement honorand addresses

A pioneering choreographer, leading researchers in the fields of climate change and reproduction, a best-selling novelist and one of television’s…

Thursday

June 3, 2010
11:00 am

Times-Union reports first Samuelson mother-daughter road race

The Times-Union of Albany, N.Y., reports that Joan Benoit Samuelson, the 1984 Olympic marathon gold medalist, and daughter Abby ’10…

Wednesday

May 26, 2010
3:21 pm

Bates announces Commencement 2010 honorands, speakers

The 2010 Bates honorands are:
Rennie Harris, the choreographer who brought hip hop to the mainstream world of dance;
James McCarthy, a scientist recognized internationally for helping to communicate the science of climate change;
Jane Pauley, the veteran television journalist;
Elizabeth Strout, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and 1977 Bates graduate;
and Teresa Woodruff, a researcher responsible for pioneering work in the care of women who will become infertile due to cancer treatment.

Monday

January 11, 2010
9:26 am

Calendar of events for 2010 Bates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Sunday, Jan. 17 7 p.m. Worship service: A sermon by Barbara D. Savage, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social…