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Friday

December 4, 2015 12:19 pm

Video: In dance and poetry, Katie Ailes ’14 tells a story about her childhood dance teacher

Video: In dance and poetry, Katie Ailes ’14 tells a story about her childhood dance teacher

At Bates, Katie Ailes ’14 created “Polos,” a story about a beloved teacher. Now she’s created a film to give her story even more life.

Thursday

September 5, 2013 2:59 pm

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

OIE Speaker Series opens with activist who defied Saudi ban on women driving

Manal Alsharif, an advocate for women’s rights in Saudi Arabia, launches a series of events at Bates exploring human diversity on Sept. 18.

Tuesday

April 24, 2012 1:22 pm

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ breaks boundaries April 27-28

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ breaks boundaries April 27-28

Bates College and the Bates Dance Festival present this widely acclaimed multimedia production “red, black & GREEN: a blues” April 27-28.

Tuesday

January 17, 2012 2:43 pm

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

‘red, black & GREEN: a blues’ creator offers sneak peek for King Weekend

For a performance Jan. 13, performer, educator, activist and slam poetry champion Marc Bamuthi Joseph took the Olin Concert Hall stage—only to leave it again.