Archives for "Collaboration"
College hosts North American Debating Championships Jan. 26-28

Thursday, January 25, 2007 2:20 pm

The Brooks Quimby Debate Council will host the 2007 North American Debating Championships at Bates College, Jan. 26-28. Known as "NorAms," the competition is the top debating championship in North America, held on an alternating basis between the United States and Canada since 1991.

College receives national recognition for community partnerships

Monday, January 22, 2007 2:44 pm

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching recently selected Bates College for its new Community Engagement Classification, created to recognize colleges and universities that have institutionalized community engagement in their endeavors.

College wins grant for collaborative library program with Colby, Bowdoin

Friday, January 5, 2007 4:00 pm

Colby, Bates and Bowdoin colleges have received a $280,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to build a model program for the collaborative development of library collections.

College offers Between Chaos and Community theme for Martin Luther King Day

Monday, January 1, 2007 4:07 pm

Civil rights activist and historian Cleveland Sellers is the keynote speaker for the 2007 Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College.

Harward Center for Community Partnerships hosts Partnerships Day

Saturday, May 13, 2006 12:00 am

The Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnerships, in coordination with the college's Student Volunteer Fellows, will hold a Community Partnerships Day from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, May 12.

High school students from across state welcomed for 25th Maine Day

Thursday, November 3, 2005 3:33 pm

On Friday, Nov. 11, high school juniors and seniors from all over Maine are invited to visit Bates College for the college's 25th annual Maine Day. Starting at 8 a.m., this open house draws students and their parents from as far afield as Aroostook and York counties, typically attracting as many as 150 participants. The program includes campus tours, visits to classes and workshops relating to the Bates application process

Bates to hold annual Graduate and Professional School Fair

Monday, October 24, 2005 3:49 pm

Bates College hosts its annual Graduate and Professional School Fair from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building, Central Avenue.

Clarinetist-mandolinist Statman opens 2005-06 Bates Concert Series

Wednesday, October 5, 2005 4:01 pm

A trio led by Andy Statman, who parlayed 1970s acclaim as a "Newgrass" mandolinist into renewed renown as a klezmer clarinetist, opens the 2005-06 Bates College Concert Series on Sunday, Oct. 9.

Video conference gives students access to U.N. leaders

Thursday, September 15, 2005 4:26 pm

Americans for Informed Democracy, a non-partisan student organization, hosts an event this week that will allow Bates students some virtual face time via a live video link with leaders at the United Nations' 2005 World Summit. The session takes place from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, in Pettengill Hall, Room G13.

Lewiston, Auburn welcome first-years with downtown tour

Wednesday, August 24, 2005 10:36 am

For the third year, students starting their Bates College careers will discover their new community up close and personal through a walking tour of downtown Lewiston and Auburn led by community leaders.

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