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Friday

November 14, 2008
5:08 pm

The Farmer's Father

Blind from birth, Steve Hoad, Bates College Class of 1972, was raised by a mother who “understood that children were…

Friday

November 14, 2008
5:02 pm

Wake Up! call

Professor of German Denis Sweet’s Short Term course “Wake Up! An Experiential Journey to Self-Awareness, Nature, and Social Engagement” educates…

Thursday

November 13, 2008
12:00 pm

NBC-TV affiliate covers 'Girls Get It!' math and science fair

The local NBC-TV affiliate, WCSH6, was there when local girls in grades 5 through 8 attended a fair at Bates intended to encourage engagement with math and the sciences.

Saturday

November 1, 2008
12:00 pm

Video: Cruising with the 'Croo'

Over the pre-meal din and at the top of their lungs, the staff cries, “Dinner!” All becomes quiet, and the first course of the evening meal at Greenleaf hut, 4,200 feet above sea level in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is served.

Wednesday

October 29, 2008
8:59 am

Darwin anniversary series continues with Flock of Dodos

The year 2009 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of naturalist Charles Darwin and the 150th publication anniversary of The Origin of Species, the book in which Darwin set forth the theory of evolution.

Tuesday

October 28, 2008
4:57 pm

Sulochana's mainstage production

Sulochana Dissanayake ’09 of Pita Kotte, Sri Lanka, directed the Bates College theater department’s mainstage production of “A Lie of…

Tuesday

October 28, 2008
12:00 pm

Bates student to direct Sam Shepard’s Lie of the Mind

Bates College senior Sulochana Dissanayake of Pita Kotte, Sri Lanka, directs the Bates theater department production of A Lie of the Mind, Sam Shepard’s realistic portrayal of two American families.

Tuesday

October 28, 2008
4:00 am

Bates to screen student-made documentaries on local food production

Bates will screen For the Love of Small Scale and Fowl Play, documentaries made by Bates students about Maine food producers.

Monday

October 20, 2008
10:19 am

The Crosstones perform at Parent’s Weekend

Bates’ co-ed a cappella group, The Crosstones, is now in its 12th year. The group recently performed at the Bates College Parent’s Weekend 2008 Concert.

Wednesday

October 8, 2008
9:00 pm

UChicago professor celebrates Darwin at Bates

“What advice would you give to Maine students interested in science?”