Stories about "Service"
Presentation to examine humanitarian work at U.S.-Mexico border

Monday, September 26, 2011 11:44 am

Participants in an effort to provide humanitarian aid to Mexican migrants entering the U.S. will describe their work in a Bates College event at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, in Room G65 of Pettengill Hall, 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk). Claudia Aburto Guzman, associate professor of Spanish at Bates, leads this Public Works in Progress presentation titled Representations of Trails of Compassion: Volunteer Work at the U.S.-México Border.

Chronicle of Philanthropy essay by Campbell '83 offers lessons about 9/11 fundraising

Thursday, September 15, 2011 8:52 am

A Chronicle of Philanthropy essay by David Campbell ’83 looks at the...

Video: AESOP students work at a Habitat for Humanity project in Lewiston

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 5:45 pm

Led by Erik Barth ’12 of Hanover, N.H., and Caroline Watson ’13...

Bates journalism students help break dam-safety story

Thursday, August 25, 2011 11:02 am

A news story about 93 potentially hazardous dams in Maine, prepared by the Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting, is getting attention all around the state and in Washington, D.C. And Bates students played a crucial role in its development.

Dean Emeritus James Carignan '61, man of 'high energy, principled action and unwavering commitment,' dies at 72

Monday, August 15, 2011 9:35 am

Click on thumbnails, above, to view the slide show. Dean Emeritus of...

Teach for America again counts Bates among top contributors

Wednesday, August 3, 2011 2:01 pm

Bates College is again among a group of 20 U.S. colleges and...

Video: Sun Journal visits Lewiston summer camp founded by Sleeper ’08

Thursday, July 21, 2011 8:51 am

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Bonnie Washuk visits Tree Street Youth, a bustling...

Clean Sweep raises more than $16,000 for local nonprofits

Thursday, July 7, 2011 1:04 pm

The 11th annual Clean Sweep, Bates College's green "garage sale" of appliances, furniture, electronics and other goods donated by departing students, raised $16,540 in proceeds that will be divided among 13 local nonprofit organizations.

Citation: Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis '61

Thursday, June 16, 2011 2:35 pm

Citation for Papaioanou Distinguished Service Award winner Gretchen Shorter Davis ’61, delivered...

Reunion 2011

Tuesday, June 14, 2011 1:56 pm

With Reunion 2011 now in the books, here’s a tour of the...

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