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Friday

May 1, 2009
11:21 am

Conducting to a Unique Beat

Thomas Snow conducts the Bates College Jazz Band. Pianist, bandleader and composer, Snow is one of New England’s most versatile and sought-after musicians.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:15 am

A Force to be Reckoned With

Paired with Amrit Rupasinghe ’10, senior Ben Stein ’09 is one half of Bates’ All-American doubles team, The partners were semifinalists in the 2008 NCAA Division III Championships, hosted by Bates.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:12 am

Scarves and Shawls

Margaret Koerber ’10 tries on one of 80 scarfs for sale draped over chairs in Gannett Theater during the “Scarves and Shawls” Extravaganza, a fundraising hour for the Robinson Players to support the student theater group’s 2009-10 season.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:06 am

Exploring Aesthetics

The 2009 Annual Senior Exhibition focuses on the works of 14 artists whose images explore aesthetic issues raised in their training.

Friday

May 1, 2009
10:20 am

Jazzing It Up

Trumpeter Daniel Roop ’10 rehearses with the Bates College Jazz Band for a spring concert in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall.

Thursday

April 30, 2009
10:46 am

Important information regarding H1N1 (swine flu)

This is the first of what we anticipate will be a series of communications as we all deal with the H1N1 (swine flu) outbreak in the United States and internationally.

Wednesday

April 29, 2009
3:55 pm

In Praise of Melancholy author to speak

Eric G. Wilson, whose 2008 book Against Happiness offers a provocative antidote to America’s culture of “happiness at all costs,” visits Bates College to give a talk called “The Power of Melancholy” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, in Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Wednesday

April 29, 2009
3:44 pm

Acclaimed young jazz pianist Jonathan Batiste to perform

Led by a jazz pianist whose acclaim belies his youth, the Jonathan Batiste Band performs at Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 1, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

April 29, 2009
9:27 am

'Ethnicity, Inc.' lecture highlights visit by noted social scientists

John Comaroff, an influential social scientist at the University of Chicago, gives a talk titled “Ethnicity, Inc.: The Commercialization of…

Tuesday

April 28, 2009
9:44 am

Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout reflects on writing

Maine Public Broadcasting reporter Tom Porter interviews Elizabeth Strout ’77, winner of the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for Olive…