Archives for "Haiti"
Symposium explores Latin American revolutions

Friday, March 4, 2011 1:01 pm

An analyst from the National Security Archive and scholars from Duke and New York universities take part in the Bates College symposium "Latin American Revolutions" in afternoon and evening sessions on Wednesday and Thursday, March 9 and 10.

Professor wins Warhol grant for book on artistic rituals of death and loss

Monday, January 24, 2011 1:31 pm

According to the Warhol Foundation, the grant of more than $35,000 is "designed to encourage and reward writing about contemporary art that is rigorous, passionate, eloquent and precise, as well as to create a broader audience for arts writing."

Mayor of Port-au-Prince district to speak at Bates

Wednesday, February 10, 2010 2:46 pm

Wilson Louis, mayor of Cité Soleil, a district of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince, speaks on "Cité Soleil and the Haitian Nation: Moving Forward" in the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College, 75 Russell St.

King Day keynote looks at Mays '20 and his hopes for integrated church

Friday, January 22, 2010 1:01 pm

"Can we keep the faith when our dreams are imperfectly realized? I hope that we can." Monday was an especially fitting day for this question posed by historian Barbara Savage as she concluded her keynote speech for Bates' Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances.

Noblitt is front and center during rescue at sea

Wednesday, March 23, 2005 3:40 pm

When a sailing ship carrying 22 college students on an educational voyage in early March rescued 49 Haitians from their disabled vessel, a Bates sophomore was right in the middle of the widely reported story.

Marc Yves Regis photography exhibit opens

Monday, January 8, 2001 8:48 am

Photographer and poet Marc Yves Regis I will lecture at the opening of his exhibit, "Mississippi & Haiti: Two Peoples' Struggle to Survive Social Injustices" at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, in the lower gallery of the Museum of Art at Bates College, Olin Arts Center, 75 Russell St.