January 26, 2015 2:42 pm
For the fifth year in a row, Bates College presents a dazzling double-header of student creativity in the arts on Jan. 30: the Bates Arts Crawl and Sangai Asia Night.
October 23, 2014 2:05 pm
Dancers, actors, musicians and improv comics offer a smorgasbord of performing arts in the annual Bates Arts in Action concert on Oct. 25.
May 1, 2014 8:25 am
The Whiffenpoofs of Yale University, the country’s oldest collegiate a cappella group, perform at Bates College at 8 p.m. Saturday,…
December 4, 2013 10:36 am
Bates holds its annual Service of Lessons and Carols on Dec. 8.
November 4, 2013 3:32 pm
Among the many Fox parody videos in circulation, the Bates version “might be the best one!”
June 12, 2013 10:54 am
Mikey Arsnow ’14 is a member of the Deansmen. Here he explains the dynamic within Bates’ oldest all-male a cappella…
January 17, 2012 2:38 pm
Before reading the Call to Worship at Bates’ annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Worship Service, Dean of Students James Reese shared his memories of King’s speech during the March on Washington.
February 4, 2011 8:43 am
Lewiston fiddler Erica Brown, the Boston-area folk-fusion band the Bridgebuilders, and local and Bates College performers appear at the Bates Community Folk Festival starting at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Following the festival in Chase Lounge at 8 p.m. is the college’s regular second-Friday contradance, featuring caller Chrissy Fowler and the bands Playgroup and Perpetual e-Motion.
February 1, 2011 12:57 pm
There’s no telling what new inspirations will come from Bates’ first-ever Arts Crawl, held Jan. 28. This Friday evening smorgasbord of the arts at Bates, performing and literary and visual, empowered the art makers and showed the campus the breadth and depth of creative work that happens here.
March 3, 2010 3:36 pm
For three years, I have sung oohs, ahs and na-nas with The Crosstones. Having never been in an a cappella group before, I started out wary of singing in semi-circles and using bizarre syllables to recreate Billy Joel’s greatest hits. But after spending my first year at Bates watching numerous a cappella performances in packed rooms all over campus, I was hooked.