News Archives

Wednesday

March 11, 2015 8:48 am

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Bates College presents a film about the struggles of Arab-Israeli co-existence and a talk by the film’s screenwriter, an Arab-Israeli journalist and novelist described as “the best Hebrew writer working today.”

Tuesday

March 3, 2015 4:29 pm

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist, screenwriter to visit

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist, screenwriter to visit

Bates College presents a film about Arab-Israeli co-existence and a talk by the screenwriter, Arab-Israeli journalist Sayed Kashua, on March 11-12.

Wednesday

October 15, 2014 10:54 am

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

In Zerby Lecture, author and rabbi examines Israel/Palestine discourse on campus

An author, scholar and rabbi, Jay Michaelson discusses optimum ways to discuss Israel and Palestine in campus settings on Oct. 29.

Tuesday

November 29, 2011 1:50 pm

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Middle East expert to discuss U.S. role in Israeli-Palestinian peace

Lara Friedman visits Bates to discuss America’s role in advancing Israeli-Palestinian peace.

Wednesday

January 23, 2008 3:48 pm

'Art, Alterity: Beyond the Other as Enemy in Israeli-Palestinian Conflict'

To expand dialogue among Bates College students about Palestinian-Israeli relationships, the Office of the Multifaith Chaplaincy announces a two-week series of events, “Art and Alterity: Beyond the Other as Enemy in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.”

Friday

December 7, 2007 12:00 am

Traditional Middle Eastern dance troupe performs

The DC-Dabkeh Troupe, which presents traditional Middle Eastern folk dances, performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St. The public is invited to attend this Palestinian cultural night at Bates free of charge.