Archives for "Africa"
December 5, 2012 1:44 pm
Lena Sene ’00 is a managing parter with Deer Isle Capital and an expert on global investing in Africa.
February 2, 2012 4:28 pm
Traditional and contemporary fashions from Africa are the focus of Bates’ premiere Inside Africa Fashion Show on Feb. 10.
October 6, 2011 3:31 pm
Bates Athletics hosts L/A Community Day on Saturday, Oct. 22, in conjunction with several home games against Middlebury College. The college invites all Lewiston and Auburn schoolchildren to these events, involving the local community in the NCAA’s “Take a Kid to the Game” initiative. In addition to the Bobcat athletic contests, there will be youth clinics, campus tours and other fun family activities, as well as Auburn/Lewiston Fly Football games before the Bates football game and at halftime.
May 25, 2011 4:04 pm
Through Commencement, we’ll offer brief videos of Bates seniors reflecting on their Bates experience. Here, Simone Pathe ’11 of Madison,…
April 27, 2011 4:38 pm
Tejumola Olaniyan, a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, presents the lecture “On Bigness: Wealth, Power and Body Size in African Political Cartoons” at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, in Bates College’s Keck Classroom, Pettengill Hall (G52).
February 4, 2011 3:01 pm
• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show These photographs of Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park illustrate research by…
October 27, 2010 3:30 pm
Chomba Kaluba ’10 gives the presentation Literacy and Microfinance for Sustainable Development and Peace, explaining his work with a Zambian nonprofit organization that he founded and directs, in a Homecoming Weekend presentation at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).
September 29, 2010 12:01 pm
Phillips Student Fellowship recipients will present their research on the fate of the orangutan and its rainforest home, the provision of eye care to underserved African communities and the aftermath of Liberia’s brutal civil wars at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11. and 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
September 28, 2010 1:03 pm
The Global Lens series of films from around the world continues at Bates College with Masquerades by Algerian director Lyes Salem, showing at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, and 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11, at the Ronj, 32 Frye St.
September 17, 2010 11:30 am
Here are speaker biographies for African Refugee Health: Best Practices. The conference’s nearly three dozen presenters include healthcare workers from across the country and beyond; faculty in diverse disciplines from Bates and other colleges; and interpreters, social workers, counselors and other experts in breaching cultural factors that impede refugee access to healthcare.