Archives for "Places"

Thursday

January 30, 2014 2:44 pm

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

“It’s hard to comprehend billions of years,” says geology professor Mike Retelle.

Friday

December 20, 2013 2:00 pm

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

Kristen Kelliher ’16 leads team up Aconcagua, highest peak in the Western Hemisphere

With a Bates banner at the ready, the climbers hope to celebrate the new year atop the 22,800-foot peak.

Friday

December 6, 2013 2:36 pm

‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

“What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic,” says Colleen Fitzgerald ’14, who choreographed “Intricate Glances Will Meet Here.”

Friday

November 8, 2013 3:31 pm

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Vietnamese and Indonesian performance arts and a choral classic share the Olin stage

Mid-November concerts at Bates reflect the diversity and international scope of the arts at the college.

Thursday

November 7, 2013 1:53 pm

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show celebrates diversity within the continent

Celebrating the depth and variety of African culture, Bates presents the third annual Inside Africa Fashion Show on Nov. 8

Wednesday

October 16, 2013 3:15 pm

Architect of post-apartheid constitution in South Africa to speak at Bates

Architect of post-apartheid constitution in South Africa to speak at Bates

Justice Albert Sachs, a key architect of South Africa’s post-apartheid constitution, speaks at Bates Oct. 24.

Tuesday

October 8, 2013 2:01 pm

‘Memories of Present Past’ film series fetes new Latin American studies program

‘Memories of Present Past’ film series fetes new Latin American studies program

Celebrating the introduction of its Latin American studies program, Bates presents a festival of independent films set in Latin America Oct. 11-13.

Friday

September 27, 2013 2:01 pm

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14

Chronicler of boom, bust in American West gives Otis Lecture on Oct. 14

Rubén Martínez, chronicler of the harsh consequences of boom times in the West, gives the annual Otis Lecture on Oct. 14.

Thursday

September 12, 2013 3:11 pm

Photograph of lightning over the Bates campus

Photograph of lightning over the Bates campus

Taken at 8:10 p.m. on Sept. 11, this image shows a cloud-to-cloud lightning strike from an approaching thunderstorm.

Thursday

September 12, 2013 1:49 pm

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

New Latin American studies program presents lecture by Harvard Divinity School professor

Davíd Carrasco, a Mexican American historian of religions, offers the inaugural lecture in Bates’ Latin American studies program on Sept. 16