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Friday

August 28, 2015 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Beach morning, marsh afternoon, and starry night for these geology students

Slideshow: Beach morning, marsh afternoon, and starry night for these geology students

From beach to marsh, geology students did faculty-guided thesis fieldwork in and around the Bates–Morse Mountain Conservation Area, with time for play, too.

Friday

May 1, 2015 10:48 am

Bates announces college-record 19 Fulbright U.S. Student fellowships

Bates announces college-record 19 Fulbright U.S. Student fellowships

Annually a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Student fellowships, Bates has announced a college-records 17 recipients for 2015-16

Thursday

April 2, 2015 11:23 am

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

Video: Bates seniors celebrate the end of thesis with a kiss-and-tell ritual

A sweet Bates ritual helps seniors commemorate a pivotal moment — the completion of a thesis.

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Showcasing pieces choreographed and performed by students, the Bates College Dance Company’s annual spring concert takes place April 3-6.

Tuesday

February 24, 2015 10:38 am

In morality play, Pendergast ’15 tells ‘story of Mankind from birth till death’

In morality play, Pendergast ’15 tells ‘story of Mankind from birth till death’

A medieval morality play adapted for today’s audience, the Bates College production of “The Castle of Perseverance” is presented in performances March 5-8.

Wednesday

November 12, 2014 3:47 pm

For senior thesis, Schwolsky ’15 directs ‘Boxing 2000’

For senior thesis, Schwolsky ’15 directs ‘Boxing 2000’

Directed in partial fulfillment of his senior thesis project by Jonathan Schwolsky, a Bates College production of the play “Boxing 2000″ will be performed Nov. 14-16.

Monday

November 10, 2014 9:23 am

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Work by guest artists from around the U.S. featured in Fall Dance Concert

Known for testing both the social implications and the physical limits of moving bodies, Dante Brown|Warehouse Dance are among the performers in Bates College’s annual Fall Dance Concert, with performances Nov. 15-17.

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 4:39 pm

Theater majors present Vietnam War drama, boxing play as thesis projects

Theater majors present Vietnam War drama, boxing play as thesis projects

For theater majors Gunnar Manchester ’15 and Jonathan Schwolsky ’15, senior thesis involves both putting on a challenging production and exploring their creative and intellectual process in writing.

Tuesday

May 20, 2014 4:26 pm

From Tarantino to terror management, 14 senior theses from the Class of 2014

From Tarantino to terror management, 14 senior theses from the Class of 2014

Peter Cowan ’14 reports on this culminating academic experience among Bates seniors.

Monday

May 5, 2014 4:06 pm

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Faculty pianist James Parakilas, Momenta Quartet perform as music majors present thesis projects on May 10.