Archives for "Asia"

Friday

January 13, 2012 4:04 pm

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

Arab News highlights new Short Term course heading to Saudi Arabia

An op-ed in the newspaper Arab News praises Leena Nasser ’12, the Bates student who helped to craft the new anthropology course scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia in May.

Tuesday

January 10, 2012 9:19 am

Museum exhibitions opening soon: Xiaoze Xie retrospective, Ensor prints

Museum exhibitions opening soon: Xiaoze Xie retrospective, Ensor prints

Xie Xiaoze, an artist featured in a Museum of Art retrospective, opens the museum’s winter exhibitions with a lecture on Thursday, Jan. 26.

Tuesday

December 20, 2011 9:01 pm

In Museum of Art exhibition, Xie explores history, media, memory

In Museum of Art exhibition, Xie explores history, media, memory

“Xiaoze Xie: Amplified Moments (1993-2008)” opens Jan. 26.

Tuesday

November 29, 2011 1:50 pm

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Lara Friedman visits Bates to discuss America’s role in advancing Israeli-Palestinian peace.

Thursday

September 1, 2011 9:22 am

Peter Marsters '09, Fulbright grant recipient

Peter Marsters ’09, who graduated from Bates with a degree in modern Chinese history, has worked as a program assistant for the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Wednesday

August 31, 2011 12:27 pm

Thanks to Fulbright awards, five alumni to teach and study in Argentina, China, Germany, Spain

The federal Fulbright Program has awarded grants for teaching and research in Argentina, China, Germany and Spain to five Bates College alumni.

Friday

March 18, 2011 10:06 am

Hirai offers Sun Journal historical, personal insights into Tohoku earthquake

Atsuko Hirai, the Kazushige Hirasawa Professor of History, offers personal and historical insights into the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in…

Wednesday

March 16, 2011 9:57 am

Orchestra concert raises funds for quake-ravaged Japanese town

Hiroya Miura, conductor of the Bates College Orchestra and a native of Japan, has announced that the orchestra’s March 19…

Monday

March 7, 2011 3:34 pm

Environmental studies lecture to unveil life in post-Soviet Siberia

Vladimir Munkhanov, a teacher, historian and lawyer from Siberia, visits Bates College to present the lecture Buryat Traditions and the Modern World: Siberian Lives in Post-Soviet Russia at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, in Room 204, Carnegie Science Hall, 44 Campus Ave.

Friday

December 3, 2010 8:16 am

Global Lens series concludes with Chinese film 'The Shaft'

The 2010 Global Lens series of films from around the world concludes at Bates with The Shaft by Chinese director Zhang Chi in screenings at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, and Monday, Dec. 6, at The Ronj, Bates’ student-run coffeehouse, 32 Frye St.