Archives for "Campus places"

Monday

December 11, 2006 11:12 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 11, 2006

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 11, 2006

Many of us give little thought to heating season until it’s time to get the furnace cleaned. Not surprisingly, ensuring that Bates’ new student housing would be warm for its first heating season took a bit more effort.

Tuesday

December 5, 2006 11:03 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 4, 2006

Campus Construction Update: Week of Dec. 4, 2006

The first Campus Construction Update, in 2006, looks at progress on the new Commons, Alumni Walk and 280 College St.

Tuesday

October 24, 2006 12:00 am

Wilder's comedy 'Skin of Our Teeth' coming to Schaeffer stage

The major autumn production of the Bates College theater department is Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning The Skin of Our Teeth, a groundbreaking comedy about the resilience of the human spirit in troubled times. Performances take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3, 4, 10 and 11, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 and 12, in Schaeffer Theatre, 305 College St.

Tuesday

October 24, 2006 12:00 am

Bates College Museum of Art shows Hewitt print retrospective

A retrospective of prints by Charlie Hewitt, a Maine artist of national stature, opens with a reception at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St. “Scrape, Cut, Gouge, Bite, Print . . . The Graphic Work of Charlie Hewitt 1976-2006″ offers a comprehensive look at Hewitt’s printmaking, the field for which this dynamic artist is best-known.

Tuesday

October 10, 2006 9:40 am

Groundbreaking ceremony for new $30 million dining Commons

Bates symbolically broke ground Oct. 7 during Parents & Family Weekend for a new dining Commons scheduled to open in January 2008. The new Commons will occupy space between Garcelon Field and Alumni Gym, bordering Central Avenue.

Wednesday

April 12, 2006 12:00 am

Seven senior art majors exhibit work at museum

Seven studio art majors at Bates are showing work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition, which runs through May 28 in the Bates Gallery, Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St. The artists are Lindsay Allsop of Concord, N.H.; Brooke Anable of Plymouth, N.H.; Emily Fisken of Thetford Center, Vt.; Yi Xing Hwa of Seremban, Malaysia; Sarah Judice of West Granby, Conn.; Molly Stoddard of Los Osos, Calif.; and Annie Wachnicki of Norwalk, Conn.

Wednesday

January 18, 2006 3:23 pm

Museum of Art installations in 'Activator' create dynamic environment

A structure made of Styrofoam packing materials and a system that renders museum-goers’ images into sound are among the six artworks in Activator, a group exhibition of installations at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Thursday

September 29, 2005 4:18 pm

October brings Indiana, cryptozoology event to art museum

Coming to the Bates College Museum of Art in October are an exhibition of prints by Robert Indiana and a symposium relating the visual arts to cryptozoology, the study of unknown, rumored or hidden animals.

Saturday

June 11, 2005 8:40 am

Faculty, Maine landscape share center stage at Museum of Art

Artwork by Bates College faculty and artwork exploring diverse visions of the Maine landscape constitute the summer exhibitions at the Bates College Museum of Art, located at 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

May 11, 2005 2:45 pm

Bates photographer captures sense of place

As Bates College celebrates its sesquicentennial year, senior Alexander Verhave of Wellesley, Mass., has mounted an exhibit of black and white photographs titled Bates College 2005. On display in Chase Hall Lounge through May 22, the 20 photographs include contemporary landscape and still life compositions of Bates College taken by Verhave, a geology major and photography editor of The Bates Student, the campus newspaper. The photographic series “portrays the places and sights that have defined my four years at Bates,” says Verhave. The exhibit is supported by funding from the Office of the Vice President for External Affairs.