News Archives

Tuesday

March 28, 2006 12:00 am

Harvard University philosopher to speak

Hilary Putnam, philosopher emeritus at Harvard Univerity, visits Bates College to address the topic “The Collapse of the Fact/Value Dichotomy” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 3, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave. Sponsored by the Bates English department, Putnam’s talk is open to the public at no charge.

Thursday

April 1, 2004 9:51 am

Bates senior to perform Tomlin's 'Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe'

Saida Cooper, a Bates College senior from St. Albans, Maine, will perform the Jane Wagner-Lily Tomlin play “The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, April 1-3, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 4, in Gannett Theater, Pettigrew Hall, 305 College St.

Tuesday

February 17, 2004 4:16 pm

Bates presents musical tribute to World War II spirit

In the annual spring production by the Bates College theater department, Professor of Theater Paul Kuritz directs the World War II-era musical “Swingtime Canteen” in performances at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, March 11-13, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 13 and 14.

Friday

January 30, 2004 10:07 am

Mellon Learning Associates Program in the Humanities enhances students learning experience

Thanks to the New York-based Andrew Mellon Foundation, a Spanish poet and three Maine experts in the performing arts will join author Carolyn Chute and others in a learning associates program at Bates College.

Thursday

March 14, 2002 4:08 pm

Concerts hit polar extremes of avant-garde, Baroque

Performances at Bates College this weekend and early next week span some 260 years, from the Baroque era to the cutting edge of contemporary music. All free and open to the public, the performances include two performances of a Handel oratorio and two events featuring the avant-garde quartet Lake Affect.