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Bates Short Term Showcase to highlight academic offerings

Event organizer: Bates College
Event Date & Time: May 22, 2019 4:00 pm
Phyllis Graber Jensen | Bates College
Phyllis Graber Jensen | Bates College

LEWISTON — An annual exposition of academic happenings during Bates’ five-week Short Term, including Practitioner-Taught Courses, will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, Pettengill Hall, Andrews Road. Among the Practitioner-Taught courses are “Spies, Secret Agents and the Presidency” with Elly Rostoum ’07, former security adviser to the White House and Department of State; “Advocating for The Environment” with Susan Inches, environmental consultant and former deputy director of the Maine State Planning Office; and “Apprentice Learning: Building the Japanese Boat,” which will entail the launch of such a boat on Lake Andrews during the showcase.