Stories about "Service"
In NAACP project, students get fresh lesson in value of old papers

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 12:44 pm

Thanks to a two-year collaboration among the Portland branch of the NAACP, the University of Southern Maine and Bates, valuable papers of the Portland branch are being made accessible to researchers and the public for the first time.

Stangle Award answers the question ‘What’s in a name?’

Friday, June 1, 2012 3:50 pm

The inaugural award for distinguished service belongs its namesake: Bruce Stangle '70.

Clean Sweep, Bates College’s ‘garage sale,’ returns for 12th year

Friday, June 1, 2012 2:48 pm

The June 16 Clean Sweep is a "garage sale" on a massive scale that benefits the environment, community organizations and countless satisfied shoppers.

Harward Center honors individuals, groups for strengthening town-gown ties

Friday, June 1, 2012 2:31 pm

In a May 8 ceremony, the Harward Center for Community Partnerships honored 15 persons and organizations for their efforts to strengthen college-community ties.

Bates students’ art brightens workday for emergency dispatchers

Monday, May 21, 2012 7:22 am

The Lewiston-Auburn 911 Communication Center is a cheerier workplace thanks to two student artists from Bates.

First-year students Natacha Danon, left, and Olivia Krishnaswami are sharing a Davis Projects for Peace grant for a project in India. Photograph by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College.
First-years receive Projects for Peace grant to support NGO in India

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 10:17 am

Two first-year students have received a Projects for Peace grant to stimulate economic growth and support a rural education initiative in India.

Two Bates seniors among six statewide recognized for community service

Friday, April 27, 2012 3:25 pm

Two Bates seniors have been recognized statewide for their contributions to the Lewiston-Auburn community.

Suzanne Salkind '90, managing director of the Human Rights Campaign.
Pride Week events include singer DavEnd, national LGBT advocate Salkind ’90

Friday, April 27, 2012 2:29 pm

A drag show, a discussion about LGBT activism and a film about homophobia in athletics are among public offerings during Pride Week at Bates.

Opportunity awaits in creative fields, alums tell ‘bootcamp’ participants

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 3:29 pm

It helps to "have a bias towards saying 'yes,'" say Bates alumni who work in creative fields and who returned to campus for a workshop sponsored by the Bates Career Development Center.

Once again, Mount David Summit is a peak experience

Monday, April 2, 2012 3:24 pm

Just imagine the emotions reigning during the Mount David Summit, from pride in intellectual accomplishment to the exuberance of playing to an eager audience.

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