Stories about "Service"
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3:22 pm
Bates, Colby and Bowdoin have focused their traditional rivalries on a good cause. The three schools are vying to see which can gather the most donated textbooks for donation to the Polytechnic University of Kabul, in Afghanistan.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 9:00 am
A Harvard Crimson story discusses the impact of the Afghan Students Initiative,...
Friday, April 23, 2010 6:14 am
A memorial service planned for Frank Coffin '40 earlier this year was postponed due to a snow storm. The service is now planned for May 8 at the University of Southern Maine in Portland.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 11:51 am
A Kabul resident and a Marine veteran agree that education is key...
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 9:58 am
A Bates vibe accompanies the Outing Club on its 90th birthday jaunt...
Friday, April 2, 2010 1:14 pm
“He demonstrates three of the most important and interrelated capacities that a rigorous liberal arts education promotes: seeing around corners, building bridges and embracing contradictions and conflicts with generosity.”
Friday, March 12, 2010 9:25 am
This year's William Stringfellow Awards for Justice and Peace will be presented to Kate Doria, a Bates College senior active in community service, and Outright L/A, a sex and gender support group. An awards ceremony and potluck supper will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 14, in the Benjamin Mays Center, Bates College, 95 Russell St.
Friday, February 26, 2010 4:06 pm
Bates College has been named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.
Thursday, February 4, 2010 4:47 pm
Rupert Brown will discuss the "contact hypothesis," the argument that contact among members of different groups will reduce existing prejudice and improve social relations between them.
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 2:44 pm
Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Bates College is an intense, community-wide...