Archives for "Campus places"

Tuesday

January 16, 2007 12:00 am

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 15, 2007

Campus Construction Update: Week of Jan. 15, 2007

Wooden roof trusses for the new residential village near Mount David will start going into place this week.

Tuesday

January 9, 2007 11:57 am

Campus Construction Updates: Week of Jan. 8

Campus Construction Updates: Week of Jan. 8

About nine months remain before students move into the new student housing, adjacent to Rand Hall.

Monday

January 8, 2007 12:00 am

Campus construction update: Week of Jan. 7

A student serving on a food advisory committee once told Christine Schwartz, Dining Services’ director, that anticipating a meal at the current Memorial Commons is like getting psyched up for battle. “You pretty much have to fight your way through Commons now” because of the way the space is arranged, Schwartz said. All that will change when the new Commons opens in February.

Monday

January 1, 2007 4:07 pm

College offers Between Chaos and Community theme for Martin Luther King Day

Civil rights activist and historian Cleveland Sellers is the keynote speaker for the 2007 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College.

Monday

December 18, 2006 11:13 am

Campus construction updates: Week of Dec. 18, 2006

Campus construction updates: Week of Dec. 18, 2006

While most Bates people will be away from campus from Dec. 22 until January, workers will still be busy on the new student housing and the dining Commons-Alumni Walk project.

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.