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Musica Ad Rhenum.
Known for emotive performances, Musica ad Rhenum plays Bach

The Dutch Baroque ensemble Musica ad Rhenum reinvigorates music by Bach in a Bates College concert on Feb. 27.

By Bates News on February 27, 2015

On a recent winter morning, the Bobcat carries a coat of snow. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
NESCAC Chill Poll for Feb. 24, 2015: Bates is the winner!

After finishing third in the first NESCAC Chill Poll of the year...

By Jay Burns on February 25, 2015

Lyes Salem, award-winning Algerian filmmaker, to present work

Franco-Algerian filmmaker Lyes Salem will show and discuss two of his films in separate events at Bates in March.

By Bates News on February 25, 2015

A scene from Ava DuVernay's film "Selma."
Filmboard to screen, panel to discuss ‘Selma’

"Selma," director Ava DuVernay's acclaimed depiction of Martin Luther King Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights for African Americans, shows at Bates College Feb. 27-March 1.

By Bates News on February 24, 2015

Max Pendergast '15 directs "The Castle of Perseverance." (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
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.

By Lillian Christine '15 on February 24, 2015

Bates in the News: Feb. 20, 2015

Michael Sargent What Lewiston needs is fewer slogans and more excellence Associate...

By Jay Burns on February 20, 2015

Max Pendergast '15 directs "The Castle of Perseverance." (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Campus events: March 1–29, 2015

This is a list of public events at Bates College for the period March 1-29, 2015.

By Doug Hubley on February 19, 2015

On Valentine’s weekend, exploring and exploding the 60 percent alumni marriage myth

Though untrue, the "fact" that 60 percent of Bates alumni are married to a fellow alum gets passed on from generation to generation.

By Bates Magazine on February 13, 2015

Poet Ross Gay reads in a Language Arts Live event.
Poet looks at loss, solace in working land in Language Arts Live event

Ross Gay, author of the poetry collection "Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude," reads from his work at Bates College on Feb. 26.

By Bates News on February 12, 2015