Stories about "Service"
Book drive for Kabul university enters last days

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.

The Harvard Crimson describes Afghan initiative co-founded by Walton '08

Tuesday, April 27, 2010 9:00 am

A Harvard Crimson story discusses the impact of the Afghan Students Initiative,...

Memorial service for Frank Coffin '40 rescheduled to May 8

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.

Folks Back Home

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 11:51 am

A Kabul resident and a Marine veteran agree that education is key...

Happy Outing

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 9:58 am

A Bates vibe accompanies the Outing Club on its 90th birthday jaunt...

President Hansen lauds Bonney '80 for philanthropy, education leadership

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.”

Bates College student, Outright L/A receive justice and peace award

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.

Bates named to presidential honor roll for community service

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.

Psychologist to discuss 'contact hypothesis' and implications for reducing prejudice

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.

MLK Day: A unique weekend of thought and reflection

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 2:44 pm

Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Bates College is an intense, community-wide...

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