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Wednesday

May 26, 2010
3:57 pm

Two Bates seniors, an alumnus receive Fulbright awards

Thanks to English Teaching Assistantships from the federal Fulbright Program, two Bates College seniors and a Bates alumnus will teach English overseas starting next fall. The Fulbright recipients are Avery Masters, a senior from Mill Valley, Calif., who will teach in Spain; Maura McGee, a senior from Manchester, N.H., who will teach in France; and Corey Pattison, a 2009 graduate now living in Gaza who will head for Indonesia.

Tuesday

April 20, 2010
4:49 pm

Kabul, One Day at a Time

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show A day in the life of an American scholar researching…

Tuesday

April 13, 2010
3:55 pm

In The Huffington Post, Sene '00 addresses Africa's economic 'missing middle'

In their co-written article in The Huffington Post, authors Lena Sene ’00 and J. Skyler Fernandes address Africa’s “missing middle,”…

Thursday

March 25, 2010
8:30 am

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Hutchinson '02 to perform

A musician with a stylistic reach and imagination of unusual scope, composer and multi-instrumentalist Simon Hutchinson ’02 performs at 7:30…

Thursday

March 4, 2010
2:03 pm

Politician to discuss hopes for a green, sovereign Quebec

A former leader of the Green Party of Quebec, Scott McKay visits Bates College to discuss globalization, national distinctiveness, sovereignty and the environment at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, March 18, in the Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Tuesday

March 2, 2010
2:24 pm

Former U.S. undersecretary of state for African affairs to speak about African leadership

Constance Berry Newman, a former U.S. State Department diplomat for African affairs, presents the lecture “Expectations of 21st-Century African Leaders: Too High or Too Low?” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 4, in the Edmund S. Muskie Archives at Bates College, 70 Campus Ave.

Tuesday

March 2, 2010
2:14 pm

Performance of Indonesian music, puppetry scheduled at Bates

The Bates College Gamelan Orchestra, joined by Indonesian puppeteer Apep Sobani and by composer Wahyu Roche, performs in concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 13, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Tuesday

March 2, 2010
8:41 am

The Boston Globe notes kickoff for My Secret Boston, co-founded by Jon Marcus '82

In his Names column, Boston Globe reporter Mark Shanahan ’87 notes the January kickoff party for My Secret Boston, a…

Friday

February 12, 2010
9:54 am

Maine veteran, Afghan student to take part in Bates College panel on war in Afghanistan

A panel of Bates College students and faculty, along with a Waterville peace activist, discuss the war in Afghanistan at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, in Bates College’s Keck Classroom (G52), Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Friday

February 12, 2010
9:39 am

Activists to discuss indigenous politics, environmentalism in the Americas at Bates College

The politics and environmental interests of indigenous peoples in the Americas, including Native Americans from Maine, are at issue in two nights of panel discussions at Bates College at Monday, Feb. 22 and Tuesday, Feb. 23.