Stories about "off-campus study"
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Martha of Marfa: An American cultural studies major in the New West

Monday, March 16, 2015 3:28 pm

A photographer and writer, Martha Schnee '15 is weaving her American cultural studies thesis from images, creative nonfiction writing and interviews with 13 diverse residents of Marfa, Texas.

Four Bates juniors were among 20 students who had a private audience with the Dalai Lama: Ruth Baker '16 (middle row, left) of Minneapolis, Minn., Kristen Kelliher '16 (seated, center) of Norwich, Vt., Jacob Nemeroff '16 (middle row, next to Baker) of Doylestown, Pa., and Natalie Silver '16 (seated, left) of Bennington, Vt. (Photograph courtesy of SIT Study Abroad)
‘Living history’ as Bates juniors join private audience with the Dalai Lama

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 5:05 pm

The four were among 20 American college students studying in Kathmandu on a study-abroad program that explores Tibetan and Himalayan cultures.

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Slideshow: 12 student offerings from the 2014 Barlow off-campus photo exhibition

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:00 pm

"The exhibition is part of how we help returning students reconnect to the Bates community," says David Das.

Frieda Esther Lopatka, grandmother of Rachel Baumann.
Senior weaves extraordinary family history with investigative look at Germany during Holocaust, and now

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 8:08 am

Rachel Baumann discusses her grandparents' travails during the Holocaust, and offers insights into wartime history and the roles of humanity and faith, on Nov. 15.

Off-Campus Study, Fall 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 2:50 pm

We like to say, “At Bates, everyone studies abroad.”

German and Russian Studies, Fall 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 1:57 pm

The Department of German and Russian Studies looks forward to welcoming back...

Bates Assistant Professor of Politics Senem Aslan explains aspects of the structure of the building to a student in a mosque crowded by tourists. Phillip Dube '16/Bates College.
Turkey: Through a Bobcat’s lens

Monday, July 8, 2013 4:00 pm

This past Short Term, I took the course "Turkey: From Empire to State." For part of the course, we ventured forth to Turkey.

Devin Tatro '14 with some of the competitors in the first Kapchowra Kids Race, held Dec. 1, 2012 in Kapchowra, Uganda.
Runner, Ugandan villagers create race to dreams

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 8:16 am

Devin Tatro got a study-abroad experience that let her combine her academic and extracurricular interests — and encourage children to pursue their goals.

Isabel Makman '14 at the Peterhof Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Makman ’14 among first nationwide to receive new language scholarship

Friday, February 1, 2013 1:10 pm

A Bates junior studying in St. Petersburg, Russia, is among the first recipients of a new scholarship offered by CIEE.

An image from the 2009 Bates visit to Rwanda for the course "Learning with the Orphans of the Rwanda Genocide."
Dauge-Roth’s course on teaching genocide highlighted in International Educator

Friday, January 18, 2013 1:45 pm

Teaching genocide is about finding ways to "create connections and dialogues" says Alex Dauge-Roth.

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