Stories about "1950s"
Audio slide show: Jennifer Flanagan ’12 is Grace Hoylard in ‘Bus Stop’

Monday, November 14, 2011 7:07 pm

Jennifer Flanagan '12 of Sherborn, Mass., discusses her role as Grace Hoylard in the Bates theater production of Bus Stop by William Inge.

Lecture by Nishani Frazier marks Freedom Rides anniversary

Thursday, February 3, 2011 3:03 pm

In observance of Black History Month and the 50th anniversary of the 1961 Freedom Riders protest, a historian from Ohio's Miami University reviews the history, impacts and continuing relevance of this galvanizing episode in the civil rights movement at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, in the Benjamin Mays Center at Bates College, 95 Russell St. Sponsored by the Office of Intercultural Education at Bates, Nishani Frazier's talk, titled On the March, is open to the public at no cost. For more information, please call 207-786-8376.

'Destroy what destroys us,' says Service of Worship speaker

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 4:36 pm

"It's been a long, a long time coming, but I know a change is gonna come." The hopeful words of the Sam Cooke song sung by soloist Megan Guynes '11 made a fitting opening for the Jan. 16 Memorial Service of Worship that began Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates.

Scene Again: Pirates at Popham Beach

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

With finals looming the next day, the Bates Outing Club clambake at...

Video: Dean Emeritus Milt Lindholm '35 remembered

Friday, April 2, 2010 11:23 am

Remembrances from four people who knew Milt as a father, admissions dean, colleague and friend were offered during a memorial service for Lindholm at the Bates Chapel on March 21

Robert Hatch, icon of Bates athletics, passes away at age 85

Tuesday, February 16, 2010 4:56 pm

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show Professor Emeritus...

Remembering Bob Hatch: 1991 Bates Magazine story at his retirement

Tuesday, February 16, 2010 2:30 pm

Below are edited excerpts from an article on Bob Hatch originally published...

Calendar of events for 2010 Bates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 11, 2010 9:26 am

Sunday, Jan. 17 7 p.m. Worship service: A sermon by Barbara D....

2010 Martin Luther King Jr. Day Workshops

Thursday, January 7, 2010 5:49 pm

The following workshops will be held in Pettengill Hall (unless otherwise noted),...

Darcy York '05 makes a present of Bates' past

Thursday, July 22, 2004 9:47 am

As a history major, Darcy York '05 will spend her senior year researching how the Romans viewed women who led peoples conquered by the empire, women such as Cleopatra.

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