Archives for "Campus places"

Tuesday

March 13, 2012 5:13 pm

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

Gomes collection, reflecting intimacy with the past, offered March 24

A conception of God’s beauty as expressed in the physical world is a theme of items to be offered at auction from the collection of the Rev. Professor Peter J. Gomes ’65.

Wednesday

February 15, 2012 1:50 pm

“Rollin’ to Olin” art-music programs resume Feb. 29

“Rollin’ to Olin” art-music programs resume Feb. 29

The Bates College arts outreach program “Rollin’ to Olin” resumes this month.

Tuesday

November 8, 2011 8:14 pm

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson reports on Chapel’s naming for Peter Gomes ’65

Harvard Crimson staff writer Justin Worland reports on the Bates Chapel’s naming in memory of Peter Gomes ’65, the late…

Thursday

November 3, 2011 6:46 pm

Video: Mustafa and Romina say “Hello!”

Video: Mustafa and Romina say “Hello!”

Mustafa Basij-Rasikh ’12 of Kabul, Afghanistan, and Romina Istratii ’12 of Athens, Greece, offer welcomes in their native languages (plus…

Wednesday

November 2, 2011 7:54 pm

Video: Dedication of renovated Hedge and Roger Wiliams

Video: Dedication of renovated Hedge and Roger Wiliams

Featured remarks at the dedication ceremony of renovated Hedge and Roger Williams halls: Cosmin Ghita ’12 of Bucharest, Romania, president of…

Monday

October 31, 2011 7:31 pm

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Open to the World: In stories and statistics, Sen. Mitchell sums up worth of higher education

Sharing the Chapel chancel with 15 Bates students supported in their studies by a statewide program that he founded, former…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:26 pm

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

Open to the World: Paul Marks ’83 headlines Hedge, Roger Williams dedication

The journey of Paul Marks ’83 from Bates to China, and from being “a fairly unengaged student” to an international…

Monday

October 31, 2011 6:03 pm

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Open to the World: Foreign becomes familiar in Roger Williams Hall

Bates’ global reach has been a driving theme behind Open to the World: Bates Celebrates Unbounded Learning, a celebration of…

Thursday

October 27, 2011 6:38 pm

Video: Ribbon cutting dedicates Hedge and Roger Williams halls

Video: Ribbon cutting dedicates Hedge and Roger Williams halls

Led by President Nancy Cable and Chairman of the Board Mike Bonney ’80, members of the Bates community participate in…

Monday

October 10, 2011 1:18 pm

Video: Olin Arts Center’s 25th

Video: Olin Arts Center’s 25th

On an October day that could have passed for August, Bates marked the 25th anniversary of its Olin Arts Center with a family arts festival. And while the attractions included a marching band, popcorn, balloon animals and juggling, the festivity was much more than just another day at the circus. The headliners, avant-garde marching band Asphalt Orchestra and the New Vaudeville act Two, managed both to honor the long traditions they represent and to show them in a new light.